Thanksgiving on a Budget Series

by Erin, The $5 Dinner Mom on November 16, 2009

Thanksgiving on a Budget

This week we are running a special series on doing Thanksgiving…on a budget!

Who is “we”?

That would be Amy from Amy’s Finer Things, Jessica from Life as Mom, Monica from The Homespun Heart, Crystal from Money Saving Mom, and yours truly!

We’re kicking things off over at Money Saving Mom later today…with more fantastic ideas and recipes on each of our sites each day this week…including a Mr. Linky at Money Saving Mom on Saturday morning, for you to link up your favorite Thanksgiving recipes, traditions and thoughts of gratitude! 

Each morning I’ll post the link to that days Thanksgiving on a Budget posts…will be a fun scavenger hunt for ya!!!  So stay tuned…

{ 8 comments… read them below or add one }

Karen November 16, 2009 at 10:45 am

looking forward to it. its just me and the hubby this year so hopefully we can do it on a budget and keep it SMALL! Hope the little man arrives safe and sound! Im amazed you are still working away .:)


Tauna November 16, 2009 at 10:53 am

Oh, this is gonna be good!


Alisa - One Frugal Foodie November 16, 2009 at 11:48 am

What a great idea! Can’t wait for the recipe ideas.


Val November 16, 2009 at 1:37 pm

Awesome! I’m starting my shopping this evening with some turkeys that are on sale. Then gradually I’ll be adding to the pile of stuff we’ll be doing for the two big meals…


Regina November 16, 2009 at 3:19 pm

Already have the turkey for 39 cents a pound. Ready for more savings!


Susie's Homemade November 17, 2009 at 9:45 am

This year more than ever, have a economical holiday is important:-)


Briana @ Bargain Briana November 17, 2009 at 1:00 pm

Thanks for this series! Great idea!


Michelle L. November 19, 2009 at 7:45 pm

THIS is worth sending the hubs out for (you stay home and rest with new baby). Wal-Mart has sweet potatoes for .25/lb. I bought 10 lbs. for $2.50!! Cheaper, fresher, and better looking than the ones at Aldi for .33/lb.

I knew you’d appreciate this, Erin. Hope you’re enjoying motherhood.


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