Top Ten Tuesday: 10 Books About Food I’d Love to Find Under My Tree

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature from The Broke and the Bookish. I'm not sure how many books I'm actually going to be receiving for Hanukkah/Christmas this year (considering that my fiance and I aren't exchanging our usual bookish gifts--I got a computer instead and I've got different surprises in the works for him), … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: 10 Books About Food I’d Love to Find Under My Tree

DIY Wrapping: Dictionary Page Garland

Most of us understand the appeal of pretty ribbon near the holidays, but stocking up on ribbon can have its downsides. Unless you find it on clearance, ribbon can be pretty expensive and the holiday ones don't have a lot of yardage, making it necessary to buy lots and lots of ribbon to make a … Continue reading DIY Wrapping: Dictionary Page Garland

Gift Giving Tips

In my family, gifts are a given. We go overboard during the holidays, and we give all year round. However, I understand that this is not the case in all families: some have less money to work with, and some families don't have the same traditions surrounding gifts. I've noticed that there are a lot … Continue reading Gift Giving Tips