This year we took a three month break from all non-essential spending to meet a big savings goal, so I’m not as far along with my Christmas shopping as I usually am. But I still plan to keep my Christmas spending to $100 or less. That probably means I’ll be making more of my gifts this year, but we’ll see how things unfold.
Want to see what I’ve tucked away so far? Then, keep reading. Unless of course you’re on my gift list. In which case, it wouldn’t be cool to peek. Jo, this means you 🙂
My dad’s a fellow sinus sufferer, so my youngest daughter and I made him a batch of snowman-shaped shower steamers. I had a bunch of snowman jars in my gift closet (they came from a yard sale), so we tucked the steamers in one of those. My daughter used some paper scraps to make the label. It cost me $2 to make the melts, and another $.50 for the jar. [Read more…]