Money for Christmas Giveaway!

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Hey hey hey – it’s an exciting giveaway day! I know it probably seems like Christmas is forever away.  But it will be here before we know it.   So I’ve combined forces with some other fun friends and we are giving away TWO $500 Amazon gift cards.  Seriously!  Read on for more info:   How would you like to spend someone else’s money during the holidays? We thought so! We [Read More...]

Non-candy Halloween treat: Printable Lip Balm

Printable Halloween Lip Balm Labels from www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

Happy Fall Y’all! Finally.  Have I mentioned how much I’m ready for cooler weather yet?  Ok, maybe a few times.  Can’t wait! I also am excited for all things Halloween and will be sharing several ideas over the coming weeks for treat ideas, recipes and more.  Like this fun non-candy treat: I’m always on the hunt for fun Halloween non-candy related friend and school treats.  At our school we’re not [Read More...]

Printable Blog Planner

Printable Blog Planner and Excel sheet - help you get on track with your blog! from Thirty Handmade Days

I’ve been asked a bunch by blogging friends if I’d make a printable blog planner.  I’ve started and stopped creating it several times because I wanted to add certain things but wasn’t sure what was important to other people.  In the end I decided that I’d share what works for me and then add some blank versions so people can do what works best for them.  Deal? I started blogging [Read More...]

DIY Pom Pom Dog Collar

DIY Pom Pom Dog Collar- make your dog feel extra cute with this simple DIY.

This post is sponsored by NexGard.  All opinions are 150% my own.  I talk about my family members but have failed to mention an important part-   our dog Shortcake.  “Shorty” got a little makeover in the collar and I thought I’d share how I made it for all of my animal loving friends. But first a little background: Josh grew up with lots of animals.  They had pigs, a cow, [Read More...]

Bacon Macaroni and Cheese with a Kick

Bacon Macaroni and Cheese with a Kick! Thirty Handmade Days

I am feeling extra cheesy! Sorry I couldn’t resist. Our family loves cheese. We don’t discriminate – cheddar, mozzarella, American, cream cheese.. we like it all. It helps that my Mother-in-law is from Switzerland, the land of watches, chocolate and cheese. Today’s recipe is a spin on an old classic- Bacon Macaroni and Cheese with a Kick. I took our favorite BAKED mac and cheese (because we love it that [Read More...]

the Party Bunch | Week 48

Giant Photo Wall from Tidy Mom

Home again, home again jiggity jig! I had a wonderful week away in Kauai but am happy to be back to the chaos I call home.  I hope your week has been peaceful and relaxing and COOL (it’s so hot here in CA!).  This week we had some fun link ups.  It’s starting to look like fall in the links.  Even if it’s 100+ degrees here. Before you link up [Read More...]

Raspberry Almond Cream Cheese Danish

Raspberry Almond Cream Cheese Danish

I cannot begin to tell you how much I love breakfast! Eggs, toast, bacon, waffles and pancakes and…PASTRIES! These easy Raspberry Almond Cream Cheese Danishes are so flaky and good, your friends and family are going to think you picked them up from an upscale bakery. They are THAT good! We start with pre-made Puff Pastry dough, which you can find in your grocer’s freezer section. Lay out the thawed [Read More...]

Spooky Skull Halloween Wreath

Spooky Sparkly Skull Halloween Wreath

Hi 30 Days Readers! I’m Allie from Miss Lovie and today I’ll be sharing probably my favorite project in a very long time , the Spooky Skull Halloween Wreath (and sparkly, too!). If you follow my blog or know me well, you know it’s a very fair statement to say that I am kind of obsessed with Halloween and all things Fall. Pumpkins, the food, the leaves, the smell of [Read More...]

Chocolate Cola Cake

Chocolate Cola Cake

Have you been looking for the most divine chocolate cake recipe on the planet earth? Well then my lovelies, look no further. Not only will this Chocolate Cola Cake blow your mind, but it promises to blow the mind of your cake loving friends. Hey it might even blow the mind of your non cake loving friends. I know my not-a-fan-of-cake husband enjoyed himself a couple of pieces. So what [Read More...]

40+ of the Best Pumpkin Recipes

40+ of the best Pumpkin Recipes

We are coming up to one of my favorite seasons…Fall! This means beautiful colors on the trees, boots & scarves and all things pumpkin! I’ve rounded up some of the best pumpkin recipes around. Some sweet. Some savory. Pumpkin recipes for every meal of the day, including desserts and beverages. Enjoy! BREAKFAST & QUICK BREADS Easy Autumn Pancakes by Yellow Bliss Road Light Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffins by Thirty Handmade Days Pumpkin [Read More...]