Kid Approved Lunch Box + Snack Ideas

Kid approved lunch box and snack ideas

There’s been some chatter about back to school around here. I know some of you are still on break for awhile but my kids go back in under two weeks so we’re finishing up the last minute prep. Today’s post focuses on kid approved lunch box and snack ideas! I hope to help inspire some new lunches and also encourage kids to make healthy choices too. Ok so you don’t [Read More...]

the Party Bunch | Week 41

Grilled Donuts a la Mode- featured at the Party Bunch

Another week, another Party Bunch.  Woot woot! I’m getting ready to head out to Fitness Ridge – did you see my post yesterday? Don’t worry.  I’ll still be posting away while I’m gone.  Hopefully I’ll come back with laser focus and ready for anything. Thanks for joining us this week. Before you link up please let me introduce to you The Party Bunch! Amy from The Idea Room, Mique from 30 [Read More...]

the Most Comfortable Workout Clothes & Gear EVER!

the Most Comfortable EVER Workout Clothes and Gear - that'll make you actually want to work out!

I mentioned recently that things are changing around here.  I’m trying to get back on track with health and fitness.  I’ve been a little hesitant to share too much here because this journey has been very up and down.  I’ve done lots of things over the years and somehow get derailed and then start all over again.  I don’t like to say anything out loud unless I am 100% committed. [Read More...]

40 Bites! Kitchen Themed Birthday Party

40 Bites! Kitchen themed birthday party with ideas, games, and printables included. | Thirty Handmade Days

This post is sponsored by Personal Creations. All opinions are 1 million% my own and I’m happy to be working with a company I believe in. It’s hard to believe that I’m headed over the hill. Not yet! Not for a few years. But my husband recently celebrated his 39th birthday. Crazy!  I had the chance to work with Personal Creations to create a unique and fun birthday party idea. [Read More...]

Shhh.. I’m Reading Embroidery Hoop Art

Shhhhh I'm reading - adorable embroidery hoop art from Flamingo Toes

Next up for Funner in the Summer-  Bev from Flamingo Toes.  You are in for a treat! Bev has major skills.  Her sewing and embroidery are fabulous.  Bev makes some amazing jewelry too.  And she’s just as nice in person (if not more) as you would think she is.   Make sure to visit her to be inspired! My name is Bev and I blog over at Flamingo Toes. Today I [Read More...]

Mini Accountability Binder

Printable Mini Accountability Binder - perfect for junior high, high school and college students | Thirty Handmade Days

If you’ve followed 30days for about a year, you know I’ve been on a bit of a binder mission. Saving sanity, one binder at a time. With my daughter starting junior high in a couple of weeks (ahhhhhh!) and several emails asking for for a mini version of the accountability binder I finally got to work and created one. I had Julia look through everything I created to approve.  The [Read More...]

15 of the Best Health Hacks

15 of the Best Health Hacks- tips, tricks and ideas to get you healthy and staying in shape.

I’ve been on a roller coaster of a health journey. Some ups and some downs. I’ve tried different diets and types of exercises. Unfortunately I’ve been on a down for the last several months. That’s about to change (more on that soon). I’m in the beginning stages of taking back control. For me that means researching and finding out what will work best for me and for my family. I [Read More...]

the Party Bunch | Week 40

Mississippi Mud Pie recipe featured at the Party Bunch

Hip hip hooray – it’s Friday! Thanks for joining in on another Party Bunch.  Before you link up please let me introduce to you The Party Bunch!   Amy from The Idea Room, Mique from 30 Handmade Days, Heather from Whipperberry and Desiree from The 36th Avenue want to thank you for partying with us… You guys are the best!   Here are some of our favorite recipes this week! [Read More...]

Toffee Ice Cream Pie

Delicious Toffee Ice Cream Pie

Next up for Funner in the Summer-  Ashlee from I’m Topsy Turvy. Ashlee is the queen of amazing cakes and food.  They are absolutely beautiful and taste great too.  She now has a class she’s teaching on Atly.  So cool!  We are both autism moms and connect on that a lot too.  You can also find party ideas, printables, crafts and more on her site.  Definitely go visit and say hi! [Read More...]