Printables for Blessing Bags

Print out these blessing bag printables to give to the homeless. www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

I had a suggestion from someone who visits my Facebook page.  Thank you Angela! She had seen a post I shared (below) about blessing bags and suggested I make a printable to go along with it.  I had actually been thinking of doing that already so her suggestion was just the push I needed to make it happen. With Thanksgiving coming up in a few short weeks, I’m grateful for [Read More...]

Cleaning Tips for Every Day

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In my dream of dreams I would have a spotless house every day. Every crevice would be clean.  Somehow that just doesn’t happen.  Lately I’ve been searching cleaning tips and found some genius stuff out there.   A lot of the ideas are collected over on my Household Tips & Ideas board.  As always, please click the link to go to the direct source for each cleaning tip. 1. The [Read More...]

The Easiest 3 Ingredient Turtle Pretzels

Super simple dessert - 3 Ingredient Turtle Pretzels www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

We’re getting close to the holidays when things move at the speed of lightning.  And also the time that treats are made and delivered.  Or just made and eaten.  Ahem.   I’m always looking for simple things to make for family and friends.  These Turtle Pretzels only have 3 ingredients and are the perfect salty/sweet/crunchy combo. Yes they have been around for a million years and you might have already [Read More...]

the Party Bunch | Week 53

Witches Brew featured at the Party Bunch

Time flies when you’re having fun! As of last week it’s been a full year of partying with us at the Party Bunch.  Thanks so much for sticking with us and visiting each week to link up and share your awesome ideas.  It’s another busy one as we prep for Halloween! (and hello where has this year gone??) Before you link up please let me introduce to you The Party [Read More...]

How Carpet Can Change Your Whole Room

My bedroom a room in progress

This post is sponsored by Mohawk Flooring. All opinions are 1 million% my own and I’m happy to be working with a company that I believe in. A couple weeks ago I shared 5 tips to save your sanity when buying new carpet because the process can be so intimidating.  Getting new carpet isn’t like going to pick out a new lipstick. It’s a big investment and something that hopefully won’t change [Read More...]

Printable Calendars for 2015

Updated Printable Calendars to coordinate with binders from thirtyhandmadedays.com

I thought I was doing okay last year when I got the 2014 calendars up before the end of the new year.  Imagine my surprise when I’ve gotten comments and emails for the updated 2015 calendars.  You all are way more on top of your game than I am.  I’m just trying to get through this week right now.  But I’m happy to provide them early if you want to [Read More...]

Last Minute Halloween Ideas

25+ Last Minute Halloween Ideas - printables, treats, DIY and crafts, costumes and more www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

It’s hard to believe that Halloween is less than 2 weeks away! Say what?  We still have a costume to get (or make — if I’m feeling really ambitious), candy to buy and a house to get ready.  There are so many Halloween ideas circulating out there that it’s been a little overwhelming.  But I’ve found some awesome last minute projects to tackle – printables, food, crafts and DIY, and [Read More...]

Frosted Orange Cookies

Super duper tasty Frosted Orange Cookies - a family favorite for years and years!

There are several recipes that remind me of home and this is one of my favorites.  I love love citrus flavored things and these Frosted Orange Cookies are the perfect balance of light, fluffy and sweet.  I don’t make them often enough and every time I do, I wonder why it’s been so long since the last time.   Give them a try and let me know what you think! [Read More...]