Loaded Deviled Eggs Recipe for Easter

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It is that time of the year! Eggs, eggs, everywhere. Bring on the eggs! We boil a ton of eggs to make sure that we have enough perfect eggs to dye or decorate for Easter and then we ask ourselves - "what am I going to do with all of these eggs?" Our family favorite is this loaded deviled eggs recipe. If you are hosting an Easter dinner, these deviled eggs are something you … [Read more...]

Easter Petit Fours

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The term petit fours is traditionally used to describe the miniature cookies and cakes that accompany an afternoon coffee or tea or that are served after a meal. Petit Four is a French term that means "small oven". In 19th century France, there were no gas ovens. Most food items were baked in a breadmaker's oven that was a huge cabin made out of stone. They would light a … [Read more...]

7 Valentine’s Day Date Ideas for $25 or Less

7 Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

Are you starting to plan your Valentine’s Day date ideas? If so, you might be wondering how to plan your date on a dime. Take a look below at these 7 Valentine’s Day date ideas for $25 or less, perfect for allowing you to enjoy a good time on a dime! Here is how you can get started planning your own Valentine’s Day festivities for less. 1. Have a themed meal at home. You … [Read more...]

Frozen Inspired Winter Wreath

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The traditional reds and greens of Christmas, including the beautiful festive door wreaths, have been packed away and retired for the season. But wait! Don't succumb to the cold and barren mood of winter. Your door can still look beautiful for the remainder of the winter and keep your spirits up. Our Frozen inspired winter wreath is fun, easy and very affordable to … [Read more...]

Give the Gift of Hope to Families in Need this Holiday Season


The holiday season is a great time not just for exchanging gifts with friends and family, but also for giving support to worthwhile causes and charities and in doing so remember those who are in need. Giving back at the end of the year is a wonderful way to acknowledge our blessings and to try to pass them on in some small way. We recently had the opportunity to speak to Cindy … [Read more...]

Best Buy Has Your Holiday Shopping List Covered

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The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free If you’re like me, you are just now in the thick of holiday shopping. Those of us who don’t have it together enough to get all of our shopping done (and wrapped!) by Thanksgiving or who trudge out on Black Friday and get it done in one fell … [Read more...]

Purposing Old Christmas Cards: An Eco-Friendly Idea

Purposing Old Christmas Cards: An Eco-Friendly Idea

By Lindsay Adams Every November and December a great tradition is remembered and shared with family and friends: sending out Christmas cards. For some, it’s the only time of year friends and relatives hear what’s going on in your family’s lives. Sending Christmas cards is a great way to let people know they are in your heart and your mind during the holiday season. But … [Read more...]

Red & White Candy Christmas Mittens

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By now all bets are on that your Christmas tree is up in its full glory and your stockings are hung with care. I suspect that some of you are probably in full swing with your Christmas baking and others are struggling to find the time in their already busy and hectic days to shop, let alone bake. If you fall in the latter category, we have a fun Christmas candy recipe that is … [Read more...]

DIY Anna From Frozen Waterless Snow Globe

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Do you love all things Frozen? At the same time, are you incredibly frugal? If so, you must give this Anna Waterless Snow Globe a try! This Frozen inspired snow globe is perfect for the Frozen lover in your life. Take a peek below at how you can craft your own in just minutes and using materials from your local Dollar Tree.     Supplies needed: Large … [Read more...]

7 Ways to Decorate Your Porch for the Holidays

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Are you looking for ways to perk up your porch for the holiday season? Then give these 7 ways to decorate your porch for the holidays a try. You can make your porch look festive and inviting on a budget, even if you aren’t the most crafty or decorative person. Here is how you can get started! 1. Utilize a sled. Take an old sled (found at thrift and antique shops) or even … [Read more...]