Dairy-Free, Egg-free, Gluten-free Monster Cookies

Dairy-free Monster Cookies

These Dairy-Free, Egg-free, and Gluten-free Monster Cookies are so, so good, you’ll never think anything is missing! This has been my most cookie-est (I am declaring this a word now) Christmas ever. We always have oatmeal cookie bars stocked in the fridge for those emergency chocolate cravings, but besides that, we just don’t keep individual cookies on…

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Frugal Foodie Stocking Stuffers

Frugal Foodie Stocking Stuffers

Frugal Foodie Stocking Stuffers Thrifty Thinking Ever wonder what to get for that foodie in your life? Well these stocking stuffer ideas are great frugal finds just for that hard-to-buy-for foodie. These ideas are under $15 and most are closer to $5. So even if those foodies seem to have everything, you might find a…

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Cranberry Orange Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies

Cranberry Orange Breakfast Cookie

Cranberry Orange Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies (or any time of the day cookies:) There’s nothing like honey-sweetened oatmeal goodness filled with the essence of orange and tang of dried cranberries. These little cookies are a festive treat that I feel good enough giving my kids for breakfast. Away with overly sugary breakfast cereals. Bring on some cookies!…

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Advent Calendar and Advent Activities

Advent Calendar Ideas

Advent Calendar and Advent Activities Thrifty Thinking Back in 2011 a friend gave us an Advent calendar (shown above and below). Her daughters had placed sweet treats in every box for each of my kids to enjoy during the days leading up to Christmas. It was a very kind and festive gesture. My kids eagerly anticipated…

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