Fairy Dust Sugar Cookies

Fun kids fairy activity - read a book, make cookies, fill out printables. Thirty Handmade Days

I grew up with parents who looooved to read.  They never had a tv in their room and read every night before bed for at least an hour.  It wasn’t until I was in about fifth grade that I fell in love with “the Babysitters Club.”  But then I was hooked- books had my heart and I read every BSC book I could get my hands on.  And this was [Read More...]

Ultimate Peanut Butter Scotcharoo Recipe

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Next up for Funner in the Summer-  Kim from Today’s Creative Blog.   I met Kim years ago and love her to pieces.  She’s made lots of bloggers dreams come true with the “best day of their life” being featured on TCB! She has awesome ideas for all kinds of creative things, recipes, family ideas and more.  I admire her as a wife, mom and business woman too. Make sure to [Read More...]

The Why, What and How- to Meal Prep Ideas

Learn the why, what and how-to's for meal prep ideas! Featuring 100 tips, tricks, recipes and more. | Thirty Handmade Days

So you’re trying to keep up with back to school, work, activities, and somehow have to fit in feeding your family… there’s got to be an easier way!   I’m here today with meal prep ideas- tips, tricks, how -to’s, best products, recipes and more.  Before you click off the page, I’m here to tell you – YOU CAN DO IT.  If I can, you can.  You don’t have to [Read More...]

Mini Binder for Accountability, Version 2

Mini Accountability Binder neutral colors - perfect for middle school, college students and older kids to help be accountable!

A couple of weeks ago I shared a Mini Accountability Binder that I created for my daughter.   The response was awesome- thank you! But I also had several people ask for more neutral colors because they wanted their boys to be able to use it.  I am happy to oblige. Download this set for your Mini Accountability Binder- neutrals.  For personal use only.  Thanks!  Creating a mini binder is [Read More...]

Avocado Chicken Wrap

Healthy and delicious Avocado Chicken Wrap - simple to make and so good! A healthy alternative for lunch or dinner.

I’ve got a whole slew of recipes on my site but there is one category that I’m hoping to build up – healthy options.  There are lots of easy dinner ideas, desserts, breads and more but I need to add some that are easy to make AND healthy.  Right?  Today’s Avocado Chicken Wrap is delicious, healthy and easy to make.  My family gave it two thumbs way up.  So much [Read More...]

the Party Bunch | Week 43

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Hip hip hooray! It’s Friday.  2 of my 3 are back in school and we’re getting back into the swing of things. Crazy that time is flying by so fast and we’re more than half way through 2014!  What about you – are your kids/grandkids back to school already? After Labor Day?   I’m excited to have cooler weather and get into fall! Before I get ahead of myself, let’s [Read More...]

Printable Summer Journaling Pages

Fabulous printable summer journaling pages from Simple As That

Next up for Funner in the Summer-  Rebecca from Simple As That.  Rebecca takes the most beautiful pictures, has fabulous taste (I love her style so much!), shares printables, kids ideas, some recipes, and more.  I’m excited about these super cute summer journaling pages she created.  They are perfect! Make sure to go say hi to Rebecca. Hey there everyone! My name is Rebecca, I blog over at Simple as That [Read More...]

Packed Lunches Aren’t Just For Kids

Over a month's worth of packed lunch ideas - perfect for work! Because lunches aren't just for kids. | Thirty Handmade Days

I’ve spent a lot of time talking about back to school, food, and getting healthy lately.  I’m just back from Fitness Ridge and in a mindset to alter the way we do things in my house. I told Josh that I’d make him lunch for work if he wants and he was game.  And then I thought – ‘Oh no! Now what?’  I know I can feed an 8 yr [Read More...]

Kids Crafts: Straw Building

Fun Kids Crafts- straw building from A Girl and a Glue Glun

Next up for Funner in the Summer-  Kimbo from A Girl and a Glue Gun.  One thing you should know about Kimbo is that she will make you laugh, hard. And she comes up with ideas like decorating her room at SNAP with 80′s pictures of bloggers (yep – I joined in on that!).  I’m excited to have her her to share another idea. We love fun kids crafts around here.  Especially [Read More...]

You Rule! Happy Back to School Printable

You rule! Happy Back to school printable from www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

Some of my kids go back to school this week! In some ways it feels like the summer has flown by. In others, I think we’re all ready to get back to some structure.  I created a cute little back to school treat and printable to add to a lunch box, give to a teacher, have for when kids come home…whatever you want!   It also happens to be the [Read More...]