Christmas, Gifts

Last minute $20 gift guide

Only a week until Christmas! If you haven’t finished your shopping, don’t worry, I’ve got your back. Here’s a shopping guide with everything around $20 or less and it’s all available for Amazon Prime two-day shipping! Here’s what made my list this year:  Unisex sunglasses Rose throw blanket MICROWAVEABLE slippers (yes!) Wood portable speaker Black… Read More Last minute $20 gift guide

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Christmas budget: Dollar store finds, real numbers and cheap cards

This post is all about the Christmas bottom line. We’re talking how to save with some dollar store decorations, I’m going to tell you exactly how much we’re spending and I’ve got some creative gift ideas too. Dollar store Christmas finds There are great Christmas finds in the Dollar Tree, you just have to be… Read More Christmas budget: Dollar store finds, real numbers and cheap cards

Christmas, Money

Our Christmas budget

Not every Christmas is the same. Some years cost less, some cost more. This year ours costs less and we plan on giving more. We’ve decided to budget Christmas expenses at $325 for this family of five. This includes decor, kids’ crafts, presents, cards, wrapping supplies, everything except the kids’ Christmas pajamas (which I bought on sale last month).… Read More Our Christmas budget