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5 Fun and Frugal Ways to Ring in the New Year

I don’t know about you, but typically by the time we make it to the New Year, I’m ready for a little R&R for both my body and my budget. We generally go “all out” for Christmas – visiting the family, hosting a cookie exchange, enjoying our own Christmas at home…So, for New Year’s, we like to keep things a little more low key (and low budget). With a little creativity, it’s so easy to have a memorable New Year’s Eve, so check out my ideas…Your New Year’s Eve celebration doesn’t have to cost a lot to be memorable. Use these simple, cost-effective ideas to celebrate and ring in the new year.

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Tips and Tricks for Hosting a Frugal and Festive Christmas Party

Frugal and Festive Christmas Party















I know that I’ve shared with you before that my favorite part of the holiday season is making memories. Well, what better way to make memories than hosting a festive Christmas gathering? There is only one problem. Christmas parties come in many shapes and sizes, but one thing they all have in common is their potential to break the budget. Anytime I host a gathering, it’s my goal to put together a fun event without maxing out our finances, so check out my tips for hosting a frugal and festive Christmas party. Continue reading

The Ultimate Virtual Cookie & Goodies Party and Giveaway

It’s finally here! I could not be more excited to take part in the Ultimate Virtual Cookie and Goodies Party and to share holiday baking tips, cookie recipes, and other fun ideas with you!


Gingerbreadman Cookies and CandyWelcome and come on in to the Ultimate Virtual Cookie & Goodies Party And Giveaway!


We have been working hard behind the scenes to bring you the best and most fun virtual party you will attend this season!

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Over the next 13 days we want you to share your absolute Best Cookie and Goodie recipes with us! We also want you to share your Free Printable Holiday invitations, party décor and anything; Thanksgiving and Christmas themed which you have Free Printables for! No Round Ups, please.

We will be Pinning all of your wonderful Recipes and Free Printables to our Ultimate Virtual Cookie & Goodies Party Pinterest Board.

We will be hosting a Twitter party loaded with prizes! What would a party be without prizes?! Mark your calendar for November 11th at 8pm EST and go to TWUBS to pre-register, here.

Prizes included in the Twitter party; 6 dozen eggs from NestFresh Eggs, The Picky Palate Cookbook from Marilyn’s Treats, Birch Lane Pillow cover Valued at $59, Set of 6 snowflake ornaments via SkyBlueFancy Etsy shop, “Baked with Love by” labels valued at $25 from The Road To Domestication and $20 e-gift card courtesy of your Hosts!!! Continue reading