Posts by Savings Lifestyle: Andrea

Tater Tot Casserole

If you’re looking for an easy and quick dinner, look no further! This Tater Tot Casserole is super simple to make and can even be done in a crockpot if you’re short on time! I have also included the slow cooker instructions below. There are veggies in the casserole, however, you can easily swap out…

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DIY Dog Bed No-Sew

The cost of owning a dog doesn’t have to break the bank! When you welcome your sweet furbaby home, I will fully admit, it is seriously hard to resist all.the.dog.things!! Our Ollie was spoiled before she even stepped her little paws in our home. You know what, I don’t regret being *that* dog owner for…

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7 Easy Ways to Save Money on Your Pet

We waited so long before our family added our first pet, Ollie. A large part of the wait was because our kids are in so many activities that require us to be away from home quite a bit. Another large part was that pets are an added expense. While I knew it wouldn’t break the…

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Panera Mac and Cheese Recipe

This Panera Mac and Cheese recipe is my kids’ favorite dish whenever we go to Panera. It’s also a great recipe if you’re looking for a white cheddar mac and cheese. Homemade also tastes better than any restaurant version you can get, so making this dish at home saves quite a bit (since I can…

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Secret Ways to Save on Apple Products

We are an Apple (brand) family. There are several Apple products in our home, and each of our boys use a Macbook. Of course I didn’t buy them brand new and pay full price. That’s too rich for this momma’s blood! Apple is one of of the most popular brands out there, and for good…

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Mason Jar Salad

Mason jar salads are so convenient! I prepare these several times a month for my husband to take to work, and for me to grab out of the fridge while I’m working from home. It’s easy for him to transport to work and the veggies stay fresh until he’s ready to eat since the dressing…

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DIY Coach Gifts: Printable Thank You Card for Coach

These printable cards make great thank you gifts for coaches! If you are looking for a DIY coach gift idea, download these free printables today! Baseball Basketball Cheerleading Cross Country Football Golf Hockey Lacrosse Soccer Softball Swimming Tennis Track & Field Volleyball Wrestling I can’t tell you how many times through the years that these…

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Mason Jar Lunches: Homemade Lunchables

Lunchables are one of my kids’ all-time favorite snacks. I seriously don’t get it. It’s just crackers, meat and cheese. Since they have peanut allergies, they can’t even eat the treat that’s in most of them since they are usually peanut products. One week I grabbed some crackers on sale and picked up the pre-sliced…

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