Saver Tips Tuesday | Christmas Crafts, Make-Ahead Holiday Breakfast, Seasonal Perspective

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Welcome to Saver Tips Tuesday!

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”! There are so many awesome ideas out there and we want to Link and Learn from each other.

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

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 this week’s host highlights:

  • Mary cooked up this CUTE  DIY Ornament Wreath that needs no glue gun!
  • Looking for a fun new Christmas morning breakfast recipe.  I just love this idea from Lindsay.  Her Chocolate Crepe Reindeer Recipe is sure to be a kiddo pleaser.
  • Finally, Kasey has got it right when she said, “So, at the end of the day when you are decorating your house for Christmas, baking cookies, or wrapping presents remember – Everything doesn’t have to be “Pinteresty!” Release yourself from unrealistic expectations and enjoy the JOY of this season”

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

  1. No Machine Needed Peppermint andy Ice Cream - Snail Pace Transformations
  2. Mason Jar Lid Christmas Ornament - Pre-K Pages
  3. How to Make Holiday Potpourri Jars - Rock-a-Bye Parents


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How to Save: What to Stock Up on in December

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Every time a new season rolls around it can be difficult to know what items to grab as your focus shifts. You may not be thinking about what to stock up on at the grocery store in December, however there are definitely items that are at their lowest price than at any other time of the year. The first thing to think about is the type of meals you will be serving and the types of entertaining you usually do. For many of us the holiday season means plenty of fun get-togethers and big family meals. So, start making your list now of the items you know you will be using in all your favorite dishes. [Read more...]

Saver Tips Tuesday | Christmas Traditions and Recipes

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Welcome to Saver Tips Tuesday!

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”! There are so many awesome ideas out there and we want to Link and Learn from each other.

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

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 this week’s host highlights:

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  • In this age of social media and emails, I love that family and friends still take the time to send real cards this time of year.  See Mary’s simple way to display these wishes with my Holiday Greeting Card Garland.
  • I would love to see the look on your Cookie Swap hostess’ face when you tell her you brought Christmas Crack Cookies!  Kasey shares this delicious (and easy) recipe.
  • As this season gets started, I love this post from Lindsay.  Check out her 10 Favorite Christmas Traditions (and her thought on why they are important for our kids!)

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

 

  1. Snowman Candy Bar Basket DIY GIft Idea - Simple Saving Savvy
  2. Cherry Chocolate Kiss Cookies - Short Cut Saver
  3. How to Make a Really Ugly Sweater - The Vintage Sheet

 


Saver Tip Tuesday | Thanksgiving Travel Tips and Leftover Ideas

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Welcome to Saver Tips Tuesday – Thanksgiving 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”! There are so many awesome ideas out there and we want to Link and Learn from each other.

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

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 this week’s host highlights:

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  • Tis the season for hitting the road/skies to visit family and friends.  Lindsay has a great post on How to Survive Holiday Travel with Kids.
  • One of Lindsay’s tips is to back a bag for each kiddo with their own activities and gear. Mary’s idea takes this one step further.  Check out my Solution to “Are We There Yet”.
  • What’s the reason for the travel this week? That turkey of course! Check out our yummy idea for stretching those leftovers, “Thanksgiving on Toast

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

  1. 10 Ways to Save Money This Holiday Season from Happy Deal Happy Day
  2. Christmas on a Zero Budget from Snails Pace Transformations
  3. Bang Bang Shrimp and Pasta from Luv a Bargain

Now it’s your turn! Link up your Time Saver, Money Saver, or Life Saver tip!


Saver Tip Tuesday 11/18 | Cheap Stocking Stuffers, Crockpot Tips, Staying Active in Winter

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Welcome to Saver Tips Tuesday!

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”! There are so many awesome ideas out there and we want to Link and Learn from each other.

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

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 this week’s host highlights:

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Now it’s your turn! Link up your Time Saver, Money Saver, or Life Saver tip!

  1. 6 Things You Need to Stop Paying For from Deals in the Mitten
  2. 5 Must Do’s to Save Time from Frugal Family Home
  3. Mini Pumpkin Pies from Luv a Bargain

Saver Tip Tuesday | Save on Thanksgiving Dinner, Mashed Sweet Potatoes and Veteran’s Day Freebies!

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Welcome to Saver Tips Tuesday!

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”! There are so many awesome ideas out there and we want to Link and Learn from each other.

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

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 this week’s host highlights:

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  • Today is Veteran’s Day and I just love when businesses offer deals and freebies on this day.  It’s a small token for a great sacrifice.  Check out Mary’shuge list of Veteran’s Day Deals (including restaurant freebies, free haircut, free car wash and more!).
  • Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Can’t you just smell the food now?!  Check out these tips for 5 Ways to Save Money on Thanksgiving Dinner.
  • Speaking of Thanksgiving Dinner.  Looking for a little bit different recipe to bring?  Try Lindsay’s Rosemary Mashed Sweet Potatoes.  Sounds delish!

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

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  1. Frugal Decor: Dry Erase Thankful Frame – Includes Free PDF!- Happy Deal Happy Day
  2. Crunchy Baked Chicken Fingers- Luv a Bargain
  3. Healthier Poppy Seed Chicken- Simple Saving Savvy


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Saver Tip Tuesday | Thankfulness, Slow Cooking and DIY TV Trays!

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Welcome to Saver Tips Tuesday!

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”! There are so many awesome ideas out there and we want to Link and Learn from each other.

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

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.

  • There’s a definite chill in the air, which means it’s time to bust out the slow cooker!  Lindsay has a list of the 10 Best Slow Cooker Cookbooks to get you through the winter months.
  • Thanksgiving is close and Mary had a great idea for how to foster a thankful spirit in the coming month – check out her Mission of Thanks: 30 Days of Thankfulness for a thoughtful look at being grateful for what we have.
  • As the weather turns wintery, our family plans more snuggly movie nights on the couch.  Check out our tutorial to make this EASY DIY Kids’ TV Snack Tray – or make one as a frugal gift for someone else!

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

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  1. 20 Websites Thrifty People Use to Save Money on Clothes – Snails Pace Transformations
  2. Thrift Shop Secrets – Vintage Sheet Blog - Vintage Sheet Blog
  3. 30 Day Budget Bootcamp for Paying Debt  - Happy Deal Happy Day


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