Save Money – Organize a Halloween Costume Swap

Save Money – Organize a Halloween Costume Swap

The Halloween costume routine. You buy a costume (which according to the National Retail Federation costs an average of $27.85). Your child wears it once. The costume goes in the closet. You repeat the process again next year, and the year after and the year after that. You could open a used Halloween costume shop with all those costumes! Here’s a fun way to...

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Family Pizza Night Ideas

Family Pizza Night Ideas

Is Pizza Night a a tradition in your family? Maybe it’s every Friday night. Maybe it’s homemade pizza. Maybe you throw in a movie or a board game. If you don’t have a family pizza night, maybe it’s time to start a tradition. The Budget Diet girl likes to think of traditions a inexpensive little ways to create lasting family memories.  ...

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5 Festive Halloween Party Snack Ideas

5 Festive Halloween Party Snack Ideas

Appalling Appetizers: Five Festive Halloween Party Snack Ideas   The “trick” to creating the most festive Halloween party snacks is to plan “treats” that fit the party theme. Turn common foods into ghoulish delights and colorful, eerie designs. The more ghostly, ghastly and ghoulish, the better. Whether your spooky appetizers are for...

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Cut Your Grocery Bill in Half!

Cut Your Grocery Bill in Half!

According to the USDA, the average American family spends about $10,000 a year on groceries. What if you could cut your grocery bill in half? What would you do with an extra $5000 a year? Maybe it’s time to get serious about grocery savings. 10 Grocery Saving Tips to Cut Your Grocery Bill in Half Set a Budget – Do you have any idea how much you’re...

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This Week’s Top 10 Budget Travel Deals

This Week’s Top 10 Budget Travel Deals

The Budget Diet Girl’s money-saving travel wisdom…deal first, destination second. It simply means, don’t get your heart set on a destination and then look for deals that might not exist. Reverse your thinking and get excited about a deal first! Got it? Show me the deals Budget Diet Girl! Top 10 Budget Travel Deals   When it comes to searching...

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Free Almond Joy or Mounds Bar

Free Almond Joy or Mounds Bar

Almond Joy is my favorite! Guess what coupon I’ll be using this afternoon???? This is a SavingStar eCoupon, and here’s how it works: Click on the eCoupons above and SavingStar will link it to your grocery and drug store loyalty cards – no more worrying about remembering to bring your paper coupons! Shop at your local store and use your loyalty card...

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Glowstick Princess Crown Tutorial

Glowstick Princess Crown Tutorial

  Light up your Halloween night with these cute glow princess crowns. They are a simple and inexpensive way to add a royal spark to any princess costume…just follow this Glowstick Princess Crown Tutorial. These glow crowns are incredibly fast and easy to create. Glowstick Princess Crown Supplies   For each crown you’ll need: Five Regular Glow...

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