Featured Pinterest Board: Mangoes

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on March 27, 2014

How often do you cook with mangoes? Do you just eat them plain or in a smoothie? There is so much more that you can do with this luscious fruit. We love mangoes and use every opportunity to add them to our family meal plan. Here are some ideas to inspire you in the kitchen. […]


Mango Avocado Chicken with Orzo Salad

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on February 26, 2014

Here is your next ‘to-try’ lunch recipe friends. Or a great side dish for carnitas or ranchero chicken. Or fajitas. Or grilled chicken. I adore the mango and avocado flavors together. About 5 days a week I have a salad for lunch, and 4 of those 5 days it has mango and avocado mixed in. […]


The perfect combination of colors. The perfect balance of flavors. This is a salsa recipe that you must try. Now!


Mango Chicken Lettuce Wraps

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on June 23, 2010

I have been itching to make some lettuce wraps ever since getting my lettuce transplants from the store earlier this year.  I’ve been waiting for the leaves to grow larger enough to actually wrap…and that time is now. When I learned about Chris Lilly and his Grilled Chicken Lettuce Wraps with Spicy Mango Marinade recipe […]


Mango Raspberry Smoothie

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on June 9, 2009

A power punch of antioxidents plus Omega 3’s! A delicious mango raspberry smoothie!!!


Mango Avocado Soup

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

“It’s the thrill of the bargain!” I love this phrase, and wish I could claim it as my own. It is indeed thrilling to catch a great deal. Slightly addicting perhaps. This phrase belongs to a friend. She is a fellow bargain shopper all across the board. Including groceries! On sale at Meijer this week are […]