A great protein packed, sweet treat for kiddos with peanut allergies! These 3-ingredient cookies are made with sunflower seed butter! These treats are "sensitive" and could crumble easily, but not if you follow our directions closely!!! Here's what you need to know. It's 1-1-1. 1 cup sugar, 1 cup sunflower seed butter, 1 egg. Mix up into a dough and let … [Read more...]
Welcome to the “official” Food Allergies on a Budget page on $5 Dinners!
Here you will find all the latest coupons, deals and information about dealing with food allergies on a budget. You can read Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 (coming soon) and Part 4 (coming soon )of the Food Allergies on a Budget series.
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Is there really such a thing as a "gift that keeps on giving"!?! That's a good question - and in some cases the answer is YES. There are gifts that keep on giving. Giving in the form of warm hugs (like a cute little lap dog!). Giving in the form of a beautiful smile (like braces or a retainer or teeth whitener gel). Giving in for the form of saving money or perhaps … [Read more...]
Can I ask you something personal? Can I ask you about your bad habits...specifically about your bad grocery shopping or grocery spending habits? I know you probably don't want to think about your bad habits...or even want to change them. But when you do make changes to your grocery planning routine before you get to the store...and your shopping habits when you are in the … [Read more...]
*These prices are valid from my store in April 2015. Coupon savings and sale savings not considered.* I'm all about spending as little money at the grocery store...but sometimes I miss things and in my rush to get in and out of the store, I don't do an perfect job of comparing prices. Let me share what happened to me a few weeks back... My husband likes to take key … [Read more...]
I looked at my calendar for April and May on Friday...just preparing myself for the month and holy-wow...we are busy. May is always the busiest time of year for our family with activities, end of school year and the pool opening up for use here. I'm exhausted just looking at it all, wondering how it's all gonna get done and how I'm not going to lose my mind. It all just … [Read more...]
Are you a home chef trying to feed your family organic meals...without burning a hole in your wallet? What if I gave you a tool to make 10 Freezer-Friendly Organic Dinners (4 servings each!) for $102...that you can have in the freezer in less than 1 hour, hands on time? Let me introduce you to my new organic ingredient meal plan… Hey hi my fellow home chef who … [Read more...]
My friend. Today I want to tell you about my new grocery budget makeover and how it will help you completely change the way you shop for groceries...so you’ll be spending less time and money on groceries each week. Wahoooo and cha-CHING! I’ve put together everything I know about saving money on groceries and plugged it into a ‘makeover program’ that we’ll walk through … [Read more...]
Mother's Day is just around the corner and I've got a few great ideas for the moms in your life. If you're a fellow mom, email this link to your spouse and give him a big - wink, wink, hint, hint - and just tell him what you see on the list that you want! 1. Grocery Budget Makeover Registration! It'll be available on Monday, May 11th...so it'll be a slightly delayed … [Read more...]
Teaching Tyler how to be the "Dish Fish" We recently implemented a new chore system for the boys...and there is no money attached to these chores. I know that's a hotly debated topic, and while I'd love to hear your thoughts...I'd also love to have a productive conversation about chores! First off, our boys do have certain chores that they earn a small payment for … [Read more...]
Merry Christmas from Erin and her dudes! (Not pictured, Cody Cinco Chase. Yes, the 'cinco' is because he is our fifth boy dog.) Last night we went to the candlelight service at our church and then to my mom's house for a traditional Texas Tamale dinner. We had a marvelous evening and headed home to get ready for Christmas morning. We hope and pray that your Christmas and … [Read more...]