The holidays can be quite the balancing act, especially when it comes to buying gifts and decorations while on a budget. These cheap and thrifty holiday crafts will allow you to have a cheerful and bright holiday while also saving you money. There are also plenty of affordable recipes that will keep you and your family full as chillier weather comes your way.
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This adorable Peppermint Treat Jar is the perfect gift to make and take to friends this holiday season! Friends and family alike are sure to appreciate the handmade touch.
You can make these beautiful Holiday Candle Holders yourself and then use them as your holiday centerpiece for years to come. Wire mesh and foil combine to create an eye-catching design.
All you need to make beautiful homemade ornaments is glitter and store-bought glass ornaments with removable tops. These Glitter Filled Ornaments would be great to make with your kids.
There’s nothing thriftier than making something new out of an old household item. This Cookie Cutter Ornament allows you to do just that, and you will love hanging this ornament on your tree year after year.
This “Loaded” Slow Cooker Candy truly lives up to its name! You will love eating this easy candy because you will find a surprise in every bite.
For a creamy casserole that puts a spin on an Italian-American classic, try this Bubble Up Bake. It is easy to prepare and has all the same great flavor of your favorite chicken Alfredo recipe.
If you like traditional seven layer bars, then you are sure to love these 7 Layer Gingerbread Bars. This simple dessert recipe puts a tasty twist on everyone’s favorite holiday cookie.
Nothing could be better than a glass of Christmas eggnog, except maybe this cute little candy. Every bite of these Easy Eggnog Meltaways is sweet and bursting with classic Christmas flavor.
What’s your favorite way to save around the holidays?
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