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Doing Christmas on a No Joke Broke Budget

Christmas is hands down my favorite time of the entire year. Between spending time with family members you rarely get to see, the Christmas tree, the Christmas lights, the family dinner– it really is a wonderful time of the year. But what happens when the holiday season is upon you and your bank account shows

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Best Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Toddlers | Cheap, DIY or Free

Are you looking for free, cheap, or DIY stocking stuffer ideas for your toddler?  While Christmas is a magical time of year, it can also be an expensive time of year if you aren’t careful.  So let’s take a look at some super cute (and super affordable) toddler Christmas stocking stuffer ideas.  Cheap Christmas Stocking

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Elfster | A Secret Santa Generator | A Helpful Illustrated Guide

I adore the holidays! Christmas, Easter, St. Patrick’s Day, Birthdays, Valentine’s Day. If it’s a holiday, I want to celebrate it- much to my children’s delight and my husband’s chagrin. Ha! A few years ago, my family was taking stock of how much our family was growing (so many nieces and nephews!) and decided instead

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Christmas Savings Plan | How to Save Money on Christmas this Year!

I love, love, love the last three months of the year. Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas! Holidays are totally my jam. I love all the family gatherings, the food, the music, the fun– like I said, my jam. I am that person who puts their Christmas tree up the day after Thanksgiving and starts decorating with Mariah Carey, “All I Want