Spinach and Bacon Frittata

Spinach and Bacon Frittata | 5DollarDinners.com

We love breakfast for dinner.  Really anytime, but especially for fast and easy dinners on busy weeknights! NOTE: Skillet is HOT when it comes out of the oven.  Do NOT attempt to grab the handle without a hot pad. Not that I have personal experience :( Spinach & Bacon Frittata Yield - 4 servings Preparation Time - 5 minutes Cooking Time - 20 … [Read more...]

Tasty Summer Treats – Guest Post

Now that summer is here, let's consider some tasty, healthy and low-cost treats that can serve as an alternative to ice cream. Avocado Banana Smoothie 1 ripe avocado ($.68 from Aldi) 2 very ripe bananas ($.10) 2 cups milk ($.22) Dash of cinnamon ($.01) 1/4 tsp vanilla (Free) I got it free at Easter when my store had a sale on it and I doubled a $1 off McCormick … [Read more...]

Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast

Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast2

When eggs are on sale for $.88/dozen for the Easter holiday and you score a LARGE loaf of pre-sliced French bread for less than $1, you just can't pass up making a stuffed French toast dish!  And with milk on sale for $1/half gallon and cream cheese recently marked down. Plus, there have been some great fruit sales lately...so we'll add some $.25 apples to this meal! A … [Read more...]

Fruit Bowl Centerpiece

Fruit Bowl Centerpiece

Last week a bowl of fruit inadvertently ended up on my dinner table. It's been lurking around there ever since. I don't really have a "winter" centerpiece that I use. Christmas centerpiece has been put away and I just can't seem to get my spring stuff out yet! So the bowl of fruit it will be! The cool thing...the kiddos are asking to eat it! They love fruit, but don't … [Read more...]

Banana Stuffed French Toast

Banana Stuffed French Toast

So I'm doing a little research today. I wanted to see how the really "dry" GF bread would do as "stuffed french toast"...This recipe is gluten free, casien free, and soy free. (I have added in parenthesis the options using milk and wheat bread.) We'll see how the boys like it for breakfast tomorrow! This works beautifully with dried out GF bread. Banana Stuffed French … [Read more...]