12 Days of Thrifty Christmas: Avid Cook

Thrifty Gift - Avid Cook

Gift Thrift a cute apron, wash it well, and tuck your favorite recipes or nifty kitchen tools in the pocket.  Fold it neatly and arrange in a box, or roll it up and place in a mixing bowl.  Thrift a cookbook – perhaps a specialty cookbook about their favorite food, or an old church fundraiser … Continue reading

12 Days of Thrifty Christmas: Fashionista

This is the inaugural post of our 12 Days of Thrifty Christmas series!  What is the gift of thrift?  The gift of thrift means buying things from a secondhand source (usually a thrift store) in order to give them to a friend or family member.  Buying thrift gifts is a fun way to indulge your … Continue reading

Thrifty Ways To Give Back This Christmas

The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear.” -Buddy the Elf I love Will Ferrell, but for me the best way to spread Christmas cheer is to give my time, energy, and resources to bless someone else. I emphasize the giving back part of the holidays with my children. … Continue reading