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Tomato Basil Quiche – $5 Dinner Challenge

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

“Egg Pie”…known in the adult world as quiche. A fresh from the garden qiuche that is sure to please any appetite!

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Garden Pasta Primavera

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on July 22, 2009

Because I spent most of the day running around with my brain in one room and my body in the other room (seriously, preparing to leave for just a few days is a MAJOR ordeal…can I get an AMEN!?!), I needed a quick one pot dinner that each of us could eat with a bowl […]

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Green Tomato Beef Roast – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on July 20, 2009

A food experiment gone…RIGHT! If you’ve got green tomatoes in your garden still, I highly recommend this meal!

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Summer Squash Pasta Salad

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

See what meal I made using yesterday’s garden harvest! This pasta would be great warm or chilled!

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Zucchini Freezer Soup

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on July 8, 2009

Chopped a bunch of zucchini and other veggies to store in the freezer…will make for a quick soup in the fall!

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Grilled Salmon – $5 Dinner Challenge

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on July 6, 2009

You will NOT believe the price I got for fresh salmon this week! Seriously, take a guess! You won’t believe it!!! Plus, it’s time for another $5 Dinner Challenge…

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Beef Roast with Garden Vegetables – $5 Dinner Challenge

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

Keeping the costs of this meal as little as possible by eating green beans and squash from the garden! Link up to this week’s $5 Dinner Challenge!!!

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Chicken Pesto Pasta Salad

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

Paired a yellow summer squash with Chicken Pesto Pasta Salad to make a very colorful meal!

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Homemade Veggie Pizza

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

A homemade whole wheat pizza crust topped with green peppers and squash!

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Tilapia

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on September 7, 2008

Ingredients 3 frozen tilapia fillets ($2.50) 1 cup rice ($.50) 2-3 broccoli heads ($1.25) (I used squash in the picture…only $.75…makes this meal under $4!) Lemon juice ($.10) Seafood Seasoning (Dill, Garlic, Lemon) ($.10) Directions 1. Thaw fillets or cook frozen, as directed on package. (I buy the kind that are frozen individually and have […]

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