• 20 Mother's Day Gift ideas for under $20

    20 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas (2020) for $20 or Less

    Check out our Mother’s Day gift ideas for 2020! Mother’s Mother’s Day gift shopping can often be stressful for you and your budget. How do you get the woman with everything something meaningful? (Especially when your budget isn’t so big!) But, believe it or not, you can pick the perfect Mother’s Day gift for $20 or less. First of all, stop worrying about how little you have to spend. Instead, start focusing on giving your time, talents, and love. I used to be worried that $20 (or less) would seem super cheap for a gift. But, I’ve realized that the gift itself isn’t what matters. It’s the time and thought…

  • Four cute Valentine's Day cards for kids and adults

    Cute Valentine’s Day Cards – Free Printables

    Want some unique, cute Valentine’s Day cards that will only cost as much as the card stock you print them on? Well, you’re in luck! Here are four original, super cute Valentine’s Day cards we’ve made just for out readers! Cute Valentine’s Day Cards (Printable & FREE) *This article may contain affiliate links. That means when you buy something using our link, we get a commission at no extra cost to you. Read more in our terms of service. The Valentine’s Day we’ve made for you are are found in our Free Resource Library. They’re all together in one document (a four page PDF) with each design on a separate…

  • How to Plan Thanksgiving dinner

    How to Plan Thanksgiving Dinner When You’re Crazy Busy ( Step by Step Guide With FREE Spreadsheet & Invitations)

    Wondering how to plan Thanksgiving dinner when your schedule is so insane? For many people, thinking about Thanksgiving dinner brings visions of turkey and pumpkin pie appearing effortlessly in front of them. But, for those who have actually hosted Thanksgiving dinner, you know there’s A LOT more to it than that. Time, money and planning all goes into creating the special scene on this nostalgic day. And hosting it is often squeezed into an already crazy schedule! So, if you’re overworked and overwhelmed but want to pull off Thanksgiving dinner, we’re here to hook you up. The following guide will break down all your how to plan Thanksgiving dinner tasks into…

  • Do this when your party is flopping in order to entertain guests

    How to Entertain Guests (When Nobody’s Mingling & Your Party is Flopping)

    Ever wonder how to entertain guests when it seems like your party is taking a huge nose dive? After hosting my fair share of events, including some that were less than successful, I’ve come up with a few tricks to nip the silence in the bud and bring the party back to life. 5 Ways to Entertain Guests and Bring a Dying Party Back to Life 1. Make sure you’ve properly introduced your guests If your party includes guests from different circles of friends, introductions are key. While it’s ideal to introduce your guests to each other first thing, you can easily recover if you’ve forgotten to do so. And,…

  • Budget Thanksgiving hosting

    How to Host a GREAT Thanksgiving on a Budget

    Food is one of the biggest parts of Thanksgiving. Family and friends gather to reflect and express gratitude, around a welcoming table filled with mouth-watering flavors. And, while any host knows you want to provide your best, you can also do it on a budget! Here’s how: Plan, Prep & Shop Smart How to Stick to Your Budget During the Holidays – Especially When Hosting 1. Make a Strict Meal Plan Thanksgiving (and Christmas) should be planned out just like you do your weekly meals. Sure, this is probably going to be the biggest and most labor-intensive meal of the week, but you should attack it the same way. This…

  • 26 Last Minute Christmas Gifts for Cheap

    Ever realized you forgot someone on your Christmas list AFTER you’ve spent your Christmas budget? Then this list of last minute gifts is for you! They’re cheap, cute and thoughtful AND best of all won’t have you stressed about money! Last-Minute Christmas Gifts for Cheap 1. Brown Sugar Scrub This last minute Christmas gift comes from crayonsandcravings.com. Brown sugar scrub is a great gift for people who like to pamper their skin — it helps exfoliate, it smells fabulous, and it only contains 3 simple ingredients. 2. Lavender Shower Melts These lavender shower melts are a great present for somebody who deserves to relax but is short on time. They dissolve…