Sweet Potato and Apple Soup

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 23, 2008

First, head on over to see what GFCF mom has to say about processed foods vs. homemade foods! This especially applies to young children, but we can ALL benefit from a whole and raw food diet. That is my goal: to serve delicious and wholesome meals for under $5! Ingredients 2 lbs sweet potatoes ($1.58) […]


Pork with Apples and Asparagus

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 2, 2008

This recipe can now be found exclusively in The $5 Dinner Mom Cookbook.


Creamy Tortellini

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on September 24, 2008

This meal is inspired by my favorite “American” restaurant in the Dominican Republic. Whenever we were stretched and feeling culture shock at its worst, we’d go to eat at the “Pasta House”. This was my favorite dish and here is the $5 version! Ingredients 1 Package Tortellini ($1.99) White Sauce – Butter, Flour, Milk ($.50) […]