Cheap Eats and Thrifty Crafts

Lunches 101 with Professor Penny Pincher: 7 Cheap, Homemade Lunches

7 Cheap, Homemade Lunches

It can get expensive eating out for lunch all the time. The gourmet coffees and made-to-order sandwiches seem like unimportant purchases at the time, but when you put them all together, it really starts to add up. Small changes in your purchase habits can really add up to big savings over time, which is why we want to show you some of our favorite budget-friendly lunches you can bring to school, work, or wherever! Homemade Sandwich Recipes   Across the Border Quesadillas (shown … [Continue reading...]

The Buzz on National Honey Month

National Honey Month!

AllFreeHolidayCrafts.com is known to celebrate just about every occasion. Which is why it comes as no surprise that National Honey month is among them! September is not only National Biscuit Month, it's also National Honey Month. Get buzzin' on some bee crafts and honey recipes to celebrate this fun theme all month long. Who better to share your honey ideas with than the kids? Children love bees, thanks to that adorable children's song, so why not have them join in on the fun? Make simple … [Continue reading...]

Celebrate National Biscuit Month!

I always look forward to September for a number of reasons: the weather starts to cool down, fall is on its way, pumpkin-flavored treats start to pop up…the list goes on and on. Now I have yet another reason to celebrate this month: September is National Biscuit Month! Everyone loves biscuits. I’m not sure that […]

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Shortcut Desserts: 9 Biscuit and Crescent Roll Recipes

Lightning-Fast Pillsbury Biscuit Donuts

For a lot of dessert recipes, making the dough or the base is half of the battle. It’s what takes up the most of your time because once you pop your dessert in your oven you can just walk away and do something else. The base is also what you use the majority of your […]

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Save Money and Time with One Skein Crochet Patterns

If you love to crochet, you may have quite the impressive stash of yarn skeins. Sometimes during yarn sales, you pick up skeins for pennies! That’s exciting, but then what can you make with all those budget-friendly, random skeins? Lucky for you, AllFreeCrochet.com has a collection of one skein patterns that will blow your mind. […]

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How to Freeze a Casserole + Freezer-Friendly Meals to Save You Time & Money

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Learning how to freeze a casserole is a great way to save money and time. Always having a meal at the ready means that you will eat well even your grocery budget has run out. Freezing meals is also a great way to use up ingredients that are the verge of going bad, so less […]

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Protein Rich Food That Won’t Break Your Budget

Protein Rich Food That Won't Break Your Budget

When you’re trying to cut down spending on food, it’s difficult to get enough protein in the process. Cheap meals do not always satisfy, and they often don’t have all of the nutrients you need. Protein, especially, gets lost in the shuffle. It’s extremely intimidating when a lot of forms of protein seem expensive or […]

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Decorate for Fall: 9 DIY Home Décor Ideas to Knit

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What better way to welcome the changing seasons than with a little DIY home decor? These darling autumn knitting patterns are the perfect way to warm up your hearth and home for the steadily declining temperatures. From rustic knit afghan patterns to seasonally appropriate place settings, this collection of autumn-centric DIY home decor ideas will […]

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Christmas Preview: Heavenly Angel Crafts

As Christmas creeps ever closer I find myself getting more and more excited for the holiday season. I love everything about Christmas; it’s such a magical time of the year, and I can hardly wait for it to finally arrive. We still have quite a ways to go, but who says we shouldn’t start preparing […]

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10 Mind Boggling Uses for Empty Wine Bottles

Do you know what today is? It’s Thirsty Thursday – duh! That means it’s time to break out the vino and toast to the (almost) end of a very long week. When the party’s over, you can save your empty wine bottles and let your creativity shine! There are so many uses for empty wine […]

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