One week until Christmas! There is so much excitement in the air, that you can almost slice it with a knife! This being said let me ask you a question: how’s your gift shopping coming along? If the answer is “Not so great”, do not panic!
We have a list of 10 great money-saving reads that will help you pick the most affordable, yet cool gifts for your friends and family. Go on, check out our Frugal Friday tips!
100+ of the Best Gifts Ever – PopSugar Smart Living
Speaking of great gifts, this article will help you no matter what your budget is! All you have to do is decide what’s right for your friends and family and purchase that item. You can also comprise a list of potential gifts for other occasions (birthdays, Valentine’s day, anniversary etc.), so this is not just for Christmas.
Check it out, it’s an interesting source of gift ideas!
10 Gifts Everybody Gets, but Nobody Wants – Wisebread
We all like to think that the gifts we give are amazing, but that’s not the truth. And please don’t fool yourselves; nobody likes socks, no matter how cute and colorful they are! If you want to make sure that your gifts will be well received, read this article and be on top of the situation. Good luck to you!
20 Cheap Desserts That Are Easy as Pie – Cheapism
With Christmas just around the corner, you are probably looking for some great dessert ideas. If that is the case, check out this article! You have 20 really cheap and easy to make desserts that you just can’t go wrong with. And here’s a tip: some of them require no baking at all!
If it’s the first time you’ve opened the oven door in your life, this article is for you! Happy baking!
10 Powerful Women on Being the Boss – Daily Worth
Let’s make 2016 the year of powerful and inventive women! If you feel like you are wasting at home with your kids and no grownups around, it’s up to you to make the change. Don’t believe us; listen to what these successful women had to say!
If you have a money-making idea and you think that it might just work, all you need is a little bit of confidence! Read the article, it’s eye-opening!
Balancing Work at Home with Little Children – Money Ning
If you have small children at home and are also working as a freelancer, you know how difficult it is to balance everything in your life. Although small children are certainly cute, they do not care one bit about your deadlines, which can cause you a headache.
This article is great for anyone, not just parents because it teaches people how to focus better and find a moment of peace when they need it. Thank you for sharing this, Money Ning, it was refreshing reading your post!
5 Great Gifts for Kids Under $20 – Parenting Squad
There is one person you just cannot disappoint on Christmas morning: your child. But what to do when the budget is tight and your kid’s been good all year? There are 5 great gifts you can’t go wrong with, according to Parenting Squad. And the good news is: they are all under $20!
Read the article and see what fits your child’s personality best. Plus, you can always go with something DIY, if you are crafty (a wooden sleigh, a DIY swing set etc.). Choose wisely!
Why You Should Follow Your Dreams – Sarah Titus
Sarah Titus is the perfect example of a stay at home mom who succeeded in giving her kids a better life, so she knows all about following your dreams. If you are feeling down (apparently, ‘tis the season to do that!), read this article and you will immediately feel pumped!
It’s time for you to make some resolutions and to make everything come true! Follow Sarah’s instructions and you can’t go wrong! May you find what you are looking for!
How We Cook Healthy Meals at Home – Frugal Rules
Let’s make a deal these holidays: none of us will buy pre-cooked meals this month! We’ll cook food from scratch, with a little help from our loved ones and enjoy the fruit of our labor! This article is about making time to cook healthy, even though sometimes it may seem like a lot of work. And the good news is: you don’t have to cook every day!
You can cook twice a week and keep the food in the refrigerator! And for the love of God, stop buying TV dinners: they are atrocious!
55 Last Minute Christmas Presents for Every Pocket – Don’t Pay Full
We are very proud of this article! We made it for those of you who sadly forgot to buy presents and now are desperately looking for a good idea! We have a list of 55 items that will keep you off the naughty list.
We know exactly what your husband, wife, kids and friends would like for Christmas, so check it out! And don’t forget to print the list for future reference! Happy shopping!
How to Save 20% on Diapers – The Penny Hoarder
New moms, this one is for you! You probably don’t want to leave the house, even if a 20% discount sounds pretty good! And fortunately, now you don’t even have to do it! Read this article and get your hands on that great discount!
Believe it or not, your baby is going to need diapers even on Christmas, New Year’s Eve and so on. You can’t pause it, unfortunately…
We know you are all busy doing some last-minute shopping, but try to take a moment every now and then and think about the true significance of this holiday! Drive safely, spend wisely and watch your fingers if you’re doing the cooking this year!