Mother’s Day Gift Guide {2023}

Pop Up Floral Cards I saw these pop up floral cards on Instagram and instantly fell in love! They're really the perfect gift for the mom who has everything. Click through to really see how it works - but you get a pop up card that looks like a stunning vase of flowers plus a… Continue reading Mother’s Day Gift Guide {2023}


Halloween Treat Bags + Free Printable!

These little Halloween treat bags are so cute - they're perfect as a little thank you gift or as a party favor! Halloween isn't just for kids. It's a great chance to share a festive treat with someone you want to encourage. I made these a couple years ago for the adults who were volunteering… Continue reading Halloween Treat Bags + Free Printable!

Frugal Living

Recent Amazon Purchases: $20 and under!

Amazon can be a really great place to find gifts, household supplies, home decor and even beauty items. I went through my purchases over the last couple of months and pulled some favorites to share with you. Everything is under $20 and most are in the $10-15 range. Aunt Life Magnetic Blocks - These are… Continue reading Recent Amazon Purchases: $20 and under!

Holidays · Recipes

Spring Snack Mix + Free Printable Gift Tag

Here is a really fun and easy snack mix that is perfect for sharing! There is no specific recipe you have to follow - this can be customized to fit your preferences and can easily be adjusted for a different season. I was inspired to make this when someone dropped off a big container of… Continue reading Spring Snack Mix + Free Printable Gift Tag


Thoughtful and Easy Care Packages: Under $40 Shipped!

I love the idea of curating the perfect care package for someone, packaging the items in pretty tissue paper and tucking a little hand written note in the box. This is fun, but it can also be expensive and time consuming. One day I had a light bulb moment - why not send gifts from… Continue reading Thoughtful and Easy Care Packages: Under $40 Shipped!

Frugal Living · Holidays

S’mores Gift Basket: Dollar Tree Gift Idea

Here is a food gift idea that is perfect to give to anyone - a co-worker, neighbor, teacher, pet sitter or anyone else on your list. This is what I used for my basket: Everything you need for this basket can be purchased at Dollar Tree! I put it all in a festive tin with… Continue reading S’mores Gift Basket: Dollar Tree Gift Idea

Frugal Living · Holidays

Thoughtful and Affordable Group Gifts

I think it's important to let the people in your life know how much you appreciate them. I also think it's possible to do so without spending hundreds of dollars! There are so many gift guides and teacher appreciation ideas online, but many of them cost more than I spend on my entire Christmas budget.… Continue reading Thoughtful and Affordable Group Gifts