Blackberry Mini-Muffins or Mini-Cupcakes – You Decide!

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on May 27, 2010

Blackberries. I love their sweetness and their tartness.  I grabbed a few packages for a buck at the store last week. And I just had to make some muffins, or are they cupcakes? I’m not sure what to call them.  Because they really could be both. They are that versatile. I love how when berries […]


Blackberry Vinaigrette Recipe

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on May 24, 2010

Ingredients About 3/4 cups blackberry “juice”/puree ($1) 1/2 cup red wine vinegar ($.30) 1/3 cup olive oil ($.60) 1 Tablespoon sugar or desired sweetener ($.01) Salt and pepper to taste Directions Blend about 1 1/2 cup blackberries until a juice or puree forms.  Pour in 1/4 cup of water while blending if necessary, to form […]


Blackberry Cobbler – Guest Post

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on August 3, 2009

Just the thought of blackberry cobbler with ice cream makes my mouth water!!!