Lydia @ Thrifty Frugal Mom
Lydia @ Thrifty Frugal Mom
Lydia @ Thrifty Frugal Mom

Lydia @ Thrifty Frugal Mom

Join the fun as I share all things related to creative, frugal homemaking: recipes, money saving and money making ideas, homemaking and parenting tips & more!

In just 30 minutes you can have this tasty, satisfying Sausage and Creamed Potatoes on the table and ready to enjoy. It will satisfy even the pickiest of eaters!

Learn how to make this easy rag wreath using strips of fabric.

This avocado and bacon hummus is full of creamy, healthy flavor!

Make Indian Corn Thanksgiving favors with this step by step tutorial. Stamp the tags with words of Thanksgiving or guests' names for place cards!

Cheaper and healthier than bought cream soup, this homemade version allows you to make as little or as much as you want at a time.

Simple, inexpensive and tasty, this crustless Hamburger Zucchini Quiche is my new favorite way to eat zucchini! The tomatoes are so pretty and give it a nice pop of flavor.

Want to eat organic without breaking the bank? These tips will help you save money while eating well in the process!

This homemade cleaner is made from just two ingredients and yet super effective! It will save you money and help you avoid using chemical laden alternatives.

Learn how to make 12 freezer meals in 2 hours for $50! Recipes included!

Bursting with flavor and easy to throw together, this creamy white version made with chicken and Great Northern beans gives chili a whole new twist!

Short on time? This is one of the easiest recipes you'll ever make! Plus it is also delicious, filling and inexpensive. It's no wonder it's a favorite here!

Can you really eat well on a $200 grocery budget? Well, actually, yes you can! Here's the menu plan that our family of 5 enjoys.

This Chocolate Chip Baked Oatmeal is super easy to make and will provide you with a delicious healthy breakfast. It's perfect for freezing too!

Chocked full of veggies and topped with a homemade cheese sauce, this Cheesy Ham, Potato & Green Bean Casserole is classic comfort food!

Want to reduce your grocery spending? These 4 tips will help you get started--- great practical advice that anyone can easily follow!

Practical, money saving things that you can do ahead of time to prepare for baby, so that you can relax and enjoy your sweet little one once they are here!

ThredUp: 4 Pieces of Kid's Clothing for $6.42 Shipped! A great and easy way to save on clothing!

An easy, quick, healthy snack that you can customize to fit your taste. If you have 15 minutes, you have time to make these!

This overnight apple butter is so easy and delicious that you may never buy store bought again! Makes a great gift!

This is the BEST banana bread recipe and I love that it only uses one bowl and turns out awesome every time!

This slightly sweet, creamy dressing goes wonderfully with nearly any salad. It's super easy to make and is made with simple, basic ingredients.

Want to save money on your groceries? Having a grocery stockpile is one of the main things that allows us to live on a $200/mo. grocery budget. Get the tips and tricks to get started building your own stockpile here!

You don't need anything fancy to fix snagged clothing....just a needle and thread! I've used this simple trick on sweaters, dresses and even my son's dress pants!