Month: August 2021

Red Currant Marmalade aka Jam Canning Recipe

Red Currant Marmalade aka Jam Canning Recipe

Homemade Red Currant Marmalade aka Jam made for canning! Grow your own red currants in your garden to make this delicious, light jam at home, instead of spending over $10 for a jar of red currant jam online!   Fair warning, this is not a 

Where to buy an inexpensive Pre-Lit Artificial Christmas tree

Where to buy an inexpensive Pre-Lit Artificial Christmas tree

With Christmas just around the corner, it’s time to think about whether a real or artificial Christmas tree is best and which one makes more “cents” money-wise (see what I did there!) Spoiler alert it’s a fake tree!  So, today, we’re going to talk about 

15+ Easy & Delicious Leftover Halloween Candy Recipes

15+ Easy & Delicious Leftover Halloween Candy Recipes

Wondering what to do with leftover Halloween candy? Our family always has gobs of leftover Halloween candy lying around for months after the holiday has already come and gone. If you have young ones who love to go trick-or-treating, you know how easy it is 

Saving For Christmas: How Much To Save, When To Start & More

Saving For Christmas: How Much To Save, When To Start & More

The holiday season is quickly approaching. As the weather changes from warm summer days to the cold brisk winter, we’re all excitedly awaiting Christmas time.  Not many people know this, but it’s best practice to start budgeting for Christmas time early on. This ideally means 

Lemon Brownies aka Lemon Blondies

Lemon Brownies aka Lemon Blondies

Lemon lovers, it’s time to rethink your brownie recipe. You are sure to love these delicious, moist lemon brownies aka lemon blondies!    Here’s how to make Lemon Brownies aka Lemon Blondies   Ingredients 1/2 cup salted butter, room temperature 3/4 cup granulated sugar zest 

Low Carb and Keto Mexican Recipes

Following a low carb diet but craving your favorite Mexican foods? Check out these Low Carb and Keto Mexican recipes that you can enjoy guilt-free!  If you enjoy these keto low carb mexican recipes, be sure to check out my other low carb keto recipes 

20 Easy & Unique DIY Halloween Decor Ideas

20 Easy & Unique DIY Halloween Decor Ideas

It’s a perfect time of year to start bringing out all the Halloween decor! Don’t have any Halloween decor yet? Don’t stress because there are tons of easy ways to create your own DIY Halloween decor ideas, and you can do it on a budget! 

20 Cheap and Easy DIY Kids Halloween Costumes

20 Cheap and Easy DIY Kids Halloween Costumes

Are you working with a budget this Halloween season, but want to create a really special Halloween costume for the kids? Do you have a big craft supply storage you can rummage through? Then check out these easy DIY Kids Halloween Costumes you can make 

How to Handle Santa Claus on a Budget

How to Handle Santa Claus on a Budget

Christmas is just around the corner, and it’s time to start thinking about Santa!  Let’s be real for a second… You either just read that sentence and felt a sense of glee, or you groaned inwardly, mumbling to yourself, “don’t remind me, I’ve just picked 

15+ Best Savory Pumpkin Recipes to Make for Dinner

15+ Best Savory Pumpkin Recipes to Make for Dinner

Pumpkin season is basically here y’all! I’m HERE for it, and excited to share the best savory pumpkin recipes to add a little seasonality to your dinner plan. Usually when I think of pumpkin recipes, I go straight for pumpkin pie or pumpkin spice lattes,