Cheap Eats and Thrifty Crafts

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 of your money ends up in the trash. One of the problems with buying ingredients in bulk at a lower price is that we often cannot use the food as fast as it can go bad; the ability to freeze meals will allow you to buy those … [Continue reading...]

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 bland-tasting. That's why RecipeLion is here to provide you with ideas of what to make to ensure you get enough protein in your diet without compromising flavor. When you eat the … [Continue reading...]

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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10 Chicken Casseroles that Will Keep You and Your Wallet Full

There’s no doubt that chicken is by far the most versatile meat. Chicken, in general, is much cheaper than other meats and the variety of recipes you can make with chicken is endless. The best part is that it’s super easy to create a delicious dinner on the cheap with chicken. With the help of […]

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5 Bloggers You Should Be Following

Eating and crafting on the cheap requires a lot of savvy and know-how. We can’t all be money-saving experts, which is why it’s great to have a handful of bloggers who offer great tips, tricks, recipes, and crafts to help keep your budget in line. Follow the bloggers below for great budget-friendly recipes and crafts! […]

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Skip the Styrofoam: 3 Better Ways to Eat Ramen Noodles + Bonus Recipes

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The stereotypical ramen noodle soup that comes in a little Styrofoam cup might be budget-friendly, but it’s scarcely appetizing. But, you can make a variety of easy ramen noodle recipes that are still budget-friendly and much tastier! In fact, everyone these days appears to be experimenting with ramen! A stringy, Japanese noodle, most traditionally used […]

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13 Classic Wardrobe Essentials from Upcycled Clothing

13 Classic Wardrobe Essentials from Upcycled Clothing

Fashion changes in the blink of an eye, which makes it hard to stay trendy without breaking the bank. Certain basic pieces never go out of style, though, and are must-have items in every closet. You can build your wardrobe around these versatile pieces, creating fun, unique outfits without spending a fortune on hot trends […]

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11 Homemade Seasoning and Homemade Mix Recipes

How many of your meals depend on expensive seasoning packets you pick up at the grocery store? Whether you are making tacos, burgers, or even a salad, people often reach for these blended seasoning mixes. The truth is these small packets of seasoning add up quickly and can be quite costly. The good news is […]

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