Using Spice Grinders for Delicious and Healthy Cooking

If you're trying to eat healthy and have done any reading on the topic, you have probably heard the advice to add flavor to your food by kicking things up a notch with herbs and spices. If you want to add make your spices and herbs really make an impact, opt for freshly ground by using spice … [Read more...]

Homemade Onion Soup Mix Recipe – Replace the Packets!

Onion soup mix is one of those things that is super handy to keep in the kitchen for making a party dip in a hurry or spicing up dishes like meatloaf and burgers. But there is an alternative to those little packets you buy at the store! It's easy to do with our Homemade Onion Soup Mix … [Read more...]

DIY Homemade Peppermint Lip Balm with Printable Labels

Today we have something fun AND extremely useful to make - DIY Homemade Peppermint Lip Balm! With the cold, harsh winter weather we have here in Minnesota, I go through a LOT of lip balm! It's the only thing to protect it from the dry air and cold wind and to heal it if my lips do become dry or … [Read more...]

How To Throw A Game Day Party On A Budget + Homemade Potato Skins Recipe

There is a buzz in my house. It is palpable. If you didn't know us, you would think we were a bunch of agitated folks. In reality, we are a bunch of football fans who are anticipating the big game. We are a house divided on which team we support, hence the agitated feel to the buzz. In a few weeks, … [Read more...]

Printable Star Wars Valentine Treat Bags and Gift Tags

While Valentine's Day is all about celebrating the people we love, it can also be about celebrating the movies and characters we love with some fun Star Wars Valentine Printables! Make treat bags and tag gifts for all of your favorite Star Wars fans with these free printable Star Wars Valentine … [Read more...]

Saving Money on Bank Fees – How to Avoid Those Unnecessary Costs

 Saving Money on Bank Fees  The average American household spends about $300 on bank fees annually. We're being charged to use our own money, which seems pretty unfair. What if there were some simple ways to save on those fees? A few things that banks charge for are buying checks, … [Read more...]

DIY Valentine Heart Lollipops

If you're looking for Valentine's Day crafts and recipes that are easy enough for the kids to get involved, these DIY Valentine Heart Lollipops made with Jolly Rancher candies are super fun and easy to make! Your little ones can pick out which colors of Jolly Ranchers to uses for each of the … [Read more...]

6 Reasons Blue Apron May Be Right for You

If you have been considering signing up for Blue Apron meal delivery service, but have been on the fence, let us give you a little insight. You can first read our Beginner's Guide to Blue Apron Meal Delivery Service and then, if you're still wondering, you can check out these six reasons Blue Apron … [Read more...]

Individual 7 Layer Dip Cups Recipe – a Perfect Party Appetizer!

Individual 7 Layer Dip Cups Recipe When it comes to party foods, 7 layer dip is one of my favorites. It has seven layers of delicious flavors. It is a party classic and looks so pretty on a serving plate. The only problem is that once the first couple of people have dug into the platter it starts … [Read more...]

Moana Inspired Healthy Fruit Dip Recipe with Sunshine Fruit Plate

Have you seen Disney’s Moana yet? If not, it is still playing in theaters everywhere! For us in cold climates, it's extra fun to head to the theater to escape the snow and freezing temperatures and spend a couple of hours enjoying the tropical escape. To continue that tropical escape at home, I … [Read more...]




Privacy Policy


Disclosure: We may receive advertising income from some blog ads and/or links on our blogs.



Thrifty Jinxy ©2013 - All Rights Reserved