Elf on the Shelf Ideas

elf on the shelf ideas

Elf on the Shelf Ideas It is that time of year again the time of the year when we check off our holiday list. It is the time of the year when we decide to take this toy out of the box. The Elf on the Shelf  toy is supposed to go to Santa and tell Santa if your child has been naughty or nice. He or she comes back from the North Pole and creates some sort of mischief . The Elf on the Shelf  comes with arms and legs that aren't posable. I decided to figure out a cheap and easy way to make my … [Read more...]

Gifts in Jars: Foaming Bath Salts

Gifts in Jars

Gifts in Jars: Foaming Bath Salts is an easy recipe with only 4 ingredients! Gifts in Jars: Foaming Bath Salts are poured under the running water to get a full bubble bath. [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:209] The liquid soap I used had a bit of color to it so I did not add any coloring.  If you do you may need to add additional drying time.  Yield 48 ounces, enough for 24 baths. Attach a label with these directions to your Gifts in Jars: Foaming Bath Salts:  Pour 1/4 cup of the salts into the … [Read more...]

Gifts In Jars: Oatmeal Spice Cookie Mix

Gifts In Jars

Gifts In Jars:  Oatmeal Spice Cookie Mix is a repeat request among my friends for Christmas gifts! This Gifts In Jars can be stored for later use - up to 3 months after the holidays. Layer ingredients in the order given in a 1 quart WIDE mouth canning jar.  It will be a tight fit, make sure you pack each layer firmly before adding the flour mixture.  As you pack each layer down make sure you are doing so evenly around the jar.  After each layer, brush down any crumbs from the inside of the … [Read more...]

Easy Lotion Bars

Easy Lotion Bars

Easy Lotion Bars Looking for a nice homemade holiday gift? My Coupon Lady shares with us a super nice diy project, check out how to make Easy Lotion Bars! These are super nice and with a creative packaging this will make a nice holiday gift for friends. Also check out MadameDeals homemade gift ideas Gifts In Jars: Bean Soup Mix DIY Craft: Finger Mitts Potholders Homemade Body Scrub: Sugar and Sage … [Read more...]

Gifts In Jars: Bean Soup Mix

Gifts In Jars

Nine bean soup mix is one of the prettiest gifts in jars! This gifts in jars: Nine Bean Soup Mix is an excellent mix for after the holidays because you can throw in the leftover ham bone! Gifts In A Jar recipes are an excellent way to help your friends and family avoid box mixes and meals as well as help them prepare 'from scratch' dishes quickly. I frequently double Gifts In Jars recipes so I will have a mix ready when I don't want to pull out a bunch of ingredients.  This gift is gluten … [Read more...]

Gifts In Jars: Hot Chocolate Mix

Gifts In Jars

Gifts In Jars:  Hot Chocolate Mix is a frugal, quick and simple recipe! Use this Gifts In Jars idea:  Hot Chocolate Mix as a base for many delicious entertaining drinks. Hot Cocoa Mix is a great Gift In Jars that a child helper can make by themselves.  It can be used in  Hot Chocolate Cake in a Mug recipe or used as a base, combined with other ingredients for delicious entertaining drinks. [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:203] You can use this Gifts In Jars:  Hot Chocolate Mix individually, with … [Read more...]

Gifts In Jars: Jelly Belly Beans

Use this Gifts In Jars:  Jelly Belly beans for Hostess Gifts! Get seasonal packages of Jelly Belly beans to package in Gifts In Jars! Jelly Belly beans are low fat, gluten free, and "OU" certified (though the mints are not Kosher).  Don't forget they are available in sugar free, sports recovery, high energy, protein and many more! There is an option for each person on your list! Buy your Autumn, Winter, and Holiday sets now and take advantage of the November Sale TURKEY13 code for $15 … [Read more...]

Apple Kids Craft

Apple Kids Craft

Apple Kids Craft Add a cute pop of color to decorate your table. Check out this super easy and cool Apple Kids Craft from A Farmer's Wife Rambles! This is super easy to make with your kids. Making crafts is a nice educational and bonding time activity for your family to do. Check out Madame Deals Crafts DIY Craft and Gift idea: Ruffled Scarf DIY Craft: Finger Mitts Potholders DIY Craft/ GIft idea: Tater Baker Bag … [Read more...]

Fall Round-up: Turkeys

turkeys

Together with my friends from Mavens of Money we bring you our hottest posts this fall. This week we're sharing all about TURKEYS. The Mavens of Money group is comprised of 11 bloggers:  MadameDeals | The Coupon Challenge | Mom On Dealz | Coupons are Great | This Mama Loves | A Frugal Chick | The Centsible Family | Stretching Your Budget  | Penny Filled Pantry | Freebie Spot | Saving Toward Better Life | Thanksgiving is just around the corner so let's talk turkey! And by turkey, I mean … [Read more...]