Frugal Tips & Tricks · Fun & Entertainment

10 Fun Holiday Ideas to Save Money & Spread Cheer!

Have I already mentioned a million times that I love holidays? Well I do, but they can get expensive if you’re not careful. If you’re on a shoestring budget like I am check out my 10 Fun Holiday Ideas to Save Money & Spread Cheer: Buy gifts online: I know all the stores look extra… Continue reading 10 Fun Holiday Ideas to Save Money & Spread Cheer!

Entrees · Fun & Entertainment · Uncategorized

A Frugal Autumn Dinner For 6: Maple Chicken with Roasted Apples, Carrots, Garlic, and Celery- Plus a Side of Golden Couscous- $16.57 total/$2.76 per person

One of my favorite things about frugal living is entertaining. People tend to think that entertaining is expensive, but if you plan ahead, it’s always cheaper to entertain in your home than it is to go out. Imagine pairing this great dinner with three decent but cheap bottles of wine ($24.00), that puts your total… Continue reading A Frugal Autumn Dinner For 6: Maple Chicken with Roasted Apples, Carrots, Garlic, and Celery- Plus a Side of Golden Couscous- $16.57 total/$2.76 per person

Entrees · Fun & Entertainment

$10 Dinner Date – Pan Seared Sea Scallops served with garlic polenta, marinated mushrooms, and spicy collard greens

$10 Dinner Date is my latest series idea- dinners for two for $10 or less! I love making special meals at home. I know that some people feel like cooking is a chore, but the more you do it the easier it is. If you keep at it long enough, you’ll find that you don’t… Continue reading $10 Dinner Date – Pan Seared Sea Scallops served with garlic polenta, marinated mushrooms, and spicy collard greens