Alea’s Apple, Cranberry, and Chicken Wraps

by Alea on September 10, 2013

The mornings are getting cooler. It’s almost beginning to feel like fall. And with cooler weather comes the cool weather crops. Apples, cranberries, and cabbage will be on sale soon in your grocery stores. I have already noticed that the prices on apples are dropping at the same time the quality is improving. That’s the […]


Whole Wheat Cranberry Apple Muffins

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

These muffins may or may not be featured in the next cookbook. What do you think?!?  Should I include them?!? Ingredients 2 eggs 1/4 cup white sugar 1/4 cup canola or vegetable oil 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup milk 2 cups whole wheat flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt […]


Cranberry Chicken and Rice

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on January 20, 2010

So this meal was pretty good.  Came out a little on the bitter side, so I just sprinkled a little sugar over the cranberries on everyone’s plate and we were all happy! So…you could add a little extra sweetener in before you bake it, or you could do as I did. It really was tasty…after […]


Cranberry Apple Muffins

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on October 28, 2009

Dried cranberries baked into my favorite apple muffins. A delightful taste of fall!


Apple Cranberry French Toast Bake – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on August 24, 2009

I *heart* French Toast Casseroles! I love how you can take SUPER STALE french bread and turn it into a breakfast (or dinner) masterpiece! When Andrea sent this recipe, I HAD to try it!


Cranberry Stew

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on November 25, 2008

Winners of the Pasta and Sauce Dinner Giveaway are… 47 – Melissa who said, “Mmmm….pasta with mozzarella and parmesan cheese. Or maybe a baked ziti. I love pasta!” 4 – Angel who said, “I’d make baked ziti, I made it for 2 families at church over the last few weeks, and have been craving […]