Budget Smart Girl Gift Guide-Part 1

If you’re still looking for gifts here are a few items and sites I’ve found with some ideas- Puzzles and More If you have a puzzle fan on your list, this site has plenty of them, including other gifts and brain teasers. Looks like you get a free puzzle with your purchase and they have […]

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Two Goodies for the Holidays

Here are a couple of recipes I rely on every Holiday season. The first one I use for gifts and also as something to snack on while I’m wrapping gifts.  (Warning, not for those on a diet!) Brown Sugar-Pecan Shortbread Makes about 30 cookies 2 cups all purpose flour ¼ teaspoon salt 2 sticks butter (at room […]

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More Gift Ideas

Just a quick post about more gift ideas- The first three are from Partylite www.partylite.com Scent 4Me™ USB Port Diffuser and Refill Plug it in to your USB port .Available in six seasonal scents: Mulberry, Iced Snowberries™, Cinnamon & Bayberry, Vanilla Citron, Ginger Pumpkin and Spruce in the Snow™.  Includes a 2-pack diffuser fragrance, also […]

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Budget Smart Girl Gift Ideas

Here are some more ideas for budget friendly gift ideas- Greeting Cards I saw this one yesterday and it’s a greeting card you can send featuring your pet. Best thing is it’s free- http://www.tailsinc.com/2011/11/send-a-singing-greeting-card-starring-your-pet/ And if you’re looking for inexpensive cards this year check out Vistaprint, they’re offering 20 customized holiday cards for $1.99, www.vistaprint.com/igloo […]

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Budget Smart Girl Gift Ideas

Here are some more ideas for budget friendly gift ideas- Greeting Cards I saw this one yesterday and it’s a greeting card you can send featuring your pet. Best thing is it’s free- http://www.tailsinc.com/2011/11/send-a-singing-greeting-card-starring-your-pet/ And if you’re looking for inexpensive cards this year check out Vistaprint, they’re offering 20 customized holiday cards for $1.99, www.vistaprint.com/igloo […]

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More Budget Friendly Foods-Garbanzo Beans

  Garbanzo beans, or as they’re otherwise known chickpeas, is another budget friendly food that I use a lot in cooking. You can buy them canned or dried. I always keep a couple of cans in the pantry. I also cook a one pound bag of the dried variety, using the slow cooker for making batches for […]

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