sweet potatoes

Zesty Slow Cooker BBQ Beef Roast

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on September 17, 2009

A simple, hands off meal to prepare! I love letting the slow cooker do all the work!


Spicy Bean Cakes

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on August 11, 2009

Spicy Bean Cakes. Never made them, but they sounded great! Paired with corn and sweet potato circles. A fabulous and tasteful meal!


BBQ Chicken Pizza

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on June 16, 2009

Cheeseless Pizza? For real? I thought it was pretty good! Really???


Fettucini Alfredo

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

Ingredients 1 lb. fettucini noodles ($1.14) 2 chicken breasts, sliced ($1.66) 4 Tbsp butter ($.40) 6 Tbsp flour ($.05) 3 cups of milk ($.30) 1/4 cup parmesan cheese ($.25) 1 cup frozen peas ($.44) 2 sweet potatoes ($.99) On sale for $.88/lb this week! Directions 1. In medium saucepan, cook fettucini noodles as directed on […]


How to Cook a Sweet Potato

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

Check out my favorite way to prepare sweet potatoes! They come out super soft with a perfect sweet flavor!


BBQ Chicken and Cornbread Casserole

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 27, 2009

A great meal tonight…and see who else has come up with frugal and delicious recipes. Mr. Linky is UP for the $5 Dinner Challenge!


Ginger Sweet Potato Chicken Bake

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on April 2, 2009

The ginger, pineapple and sweet potato flavors mingle in this delightful chicken bake. Your mouth will not be disappointed!!!


Beef Roast and Sweet Potatoes

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on March 19, 2009

A delicious crockpot meal – slow cooked beef roast and sweet potatoes with a side of sauteed spinach!


Hamburgers with Sweet Potato Fries

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on February 25, 2009

Ingredients 4 burger patties ($2.25) 4 buns ($.58) Boys will eat without bun! Condiments ($.25) 4 sweet potatoes ($1.34) 1-2 tsp canola oil ($.05) Dash of cinnamon ($.01) Salt 1 box of steamed green beans ($.75) Directions 1. Grill burgers. (Y’all, I’m desperate for spring!!! I refused, yes refused, to wear a coat this morning […]


Stuffed Green Peppers

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on January 29, 2009

I’ve done it! I’ve really done it! I made a meal that costs more than 5 smackers!!! I wasn’t sure that was possible anymore! I saw this recipe in a Taste of Home Slow Cooker Recipe book. I just HAD to try it. I knew if I didn’t get the green peppers on sale the […]