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Bacon and Tomato Omelets

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on September 10, 2008

Ingredients 1 dozen eggs ($1.25) 1/2 cup milk ($.10) 1 large tomato, diced ($.75) 1/2 package bacon, cooked and cut into small pieces ($1.12) S/P 1 cup cheese, shredded ($.84) Melon or other fruit ($.75) Directions 1. Cook bacon in microwave or skillet until crispy. 2. Whisk eggs with milk, S/P in large bowl. Heat […]

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Taco Macaroni and Cheese

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on September 6, 2008

A spicy twist on a Kid Favorite! Ingredients 16 oz elbow macaroni ($.99) 1/2 lb ground beef ($.85) 1/2 chopped onion ($.30) 1 small can tomato sauce (+ can worth water) ($.33) 1 small can Rotel with green chiles ($.62) 1-2 cloves garlic ($.10) 1/4 cup milk ($.10) S/P Spices: cilantro, cayenne, cumin, whatever you […]

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Chili Topped Potatoes

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on August 28, 2008

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

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Egg Tortilla Casserole

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on August 22, 2008

Ingredients 6 tortillas, torn ($.75) 6 eggs ($.79) 1/4 c milk ($.08) 1/2 onion, chopped ($.30 ) 1/2 tomato, chopped ($. 55) 1/4 c salsa, green or red ($.25) handful shredded cheese ($.40) Cut fruit…melon, peaches, apples, banana ($1.50) Directions 1. Grease 8×8 baking dish. 2. Place torn tortillas in bottom of dish. 3. Egg […]

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