10 Crockpot Dinner Recipes for Busy Nights (Perfect for Halloween)

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10 Busy Night Dinner Ideas

It’s fr-fr-freezing outside, which means your family will be craving some nice warm comfort food for dinner!  Put a few ingredients in the crockpot now and spend dinnertime snuggled on the couch watching a movie with the kids :) Make dinnertime easy on yourself by getting your slow cooker ready this afternoon so you can relax later!

Here are 10 of our favorite busy-night slow cooker recipes:

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Last Minute Valentine Gifts with Groupon

Looking for last minute Valentine gifts?  Get something they’ll really appreciate (and use!) with a Groupon for a favorite restaurant, manicure/pedicure, spa day or massage!
Here are some handy links to the most “Giftable” categories:

Massages ($30 and Under)

FREE Bath & Body Works Diamond Shimmer Mist (Today Only)

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Here’s a little Valentine’s treat for yourself!  Head over to Bath & Body Works today only (2/14) for a FREE “Mad About You” Diamond Shimmer Mist with ANY purchase! ($16 Value) GO HERE to get this offer.

I would recommend looking near the register for small purchases like $1 trial size items :)

Check out more Valentine’s Day Deals!

 

Saver Tips Tuesday | 2/11 (Valentine’s Day Tips)

Come link up on Saver Tips Tuesday

Welcome back to Saver Tips Tuesday – Valentine’s Day Edition!

Check in each week to see lots of helpful tips for your everyday life. We will be talking about DIY projects, recipes, tips for organization, ways to repurpose items and more! You might see a recipe post that is a “time saver”, a budgeting post that is a “money saver” or a rainy day activity for the kiddos that is a “life saver”!

This link-up is being hosted by 3 great blogs:

Here are this week’s top tips:

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Each week we’ll highlight tips from our own sites and then you can link up your own posts via the linky tool (any kind of “saver” tip). The linky will be on all 3 sites- so your post will get a ton of exposure! Each week, we will also highlight the Top 3 posts from the linky during the previous week.

Here are the Top 3 Posts from the Linky Last Week:

  1. How to Make Valentine’s Day Fit Into Your Budget- A Mitten Full of Saving
  2. How to Save on Clothes- It’s a Fabulous Life
  3. Frugal Iced Coffee Recipe- Couponers United

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Free Printable Valentine Cards: Mustache Valentines!

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None of my boys are into giving “sweet” Valentines to their classes – they’re much more interested in “Cool” or Funny”.  Last year we made these awesome Mustache Valentines and they asked to do it again this year.  As you can see by this photo of my kitchen table last Valentine’s Eve – I was up to my elbows in mustache hair and fake lips. ;)

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