Crazy for Christmas Pinterest Party + Giveaway

Save The Date for the Party on Pinterest

Mark your calendars and SAVE THE DATE for December 4th! Cozy up with some cocoa and get ready to PIN Everything in Sight!  Because we are pleased to announce the…Crazy for Christmas Party ON Pinterest with your Favorite Bloggers! So there is this MUST-FOLLOW Pinterest Group Board filled with extreme craftiness, beauty & fashion tips galore, genius organizational & DIY ideas, plenty of kid-entertaining and hubby-lovin’ suggestions, and ways to SAVE [Read More…]

Be a part of the 30days Team!

Apply to be a part of the 30days creative team!

Over the last year 30days has grown by leaps and bounds.  I’m SO thankful to each one of you who come here and hope you leave feeling inspired.   I’m excited to branch out even more and add to my team.    Are you interested in being  a part?   Here’s what I’m looking for: Creative, unique, original posts 1-2 times per month Amazing photography Dependability Willingness to work on [Read More…]

Summer Favorite Things Giveaway!

Summer Favorite Things Blog Hop & Giveaway

Ideas to add a little sunshine to your summer.  20 Creative Bloggers share some of their favorite things for summer under $50! Last week it suddenly felt like summer- 100 degrees and all!  I’m getting excited to wear flip flops (who am I kidding? In CA I wear flip flops year round!) and dip my toes in the sand at the beach.  I can’t believe how quickly time is flying [Read More…]

Smoothie Kit + Printable

Smoothie Kit Printable

You may have heard me mention that I’m a vanilla kinda girl. Chocolate just isn’t my thing. I’d say that me loving vanilla fits my personality pretty well too- I’m simple, classic and traditional. With a touch of whimsy and a pinch of sass. Today I’m sharing a Strawberries and Cream Smoothie Kit with a printable. Over the last few months I’ve been swept away with International Delight. Because I [Read More…]

Housewarming Gift Idea: Clean Bucket

Housewarming Gift: Cleaning Bucket with Printable

Cleaning. It’s on my least favorite activities list. You know those people who clean for fun or to de-stress? I’m not one of them. Oh how I wish I was! I pretty much think this sums up how I feel: Source: Someecards BUT – I love a clean house. Nothing makes me happier than having a freshly scrubbed kitchen to cook in. Or a bed that’s been made. I was [Read More…]

Project Life, Jade Edition + Giveaway!

Project Life- Jade edition

Once upon a time I was way way way into scrapbooking.  I even convinced my sister to go to a scrapbooking retreat for a few days.  I had 100 pairs of scissors, every type of pen and adhesive you could think of.  Back then I admired Becky Higgins but she hadn’t dreamed up Project Life quite yet.  I’m pretty sure if I had PL back then, I would’ve kept going [Read More…]

Laundry Tips from Someone Who Knows What Not to Do

3 Laundry Printables from @30daysblog

So let’s get real for a minute, shall we? I can cook. I can craft. I can make a mean batch of chocolate chip cookies. But my name is Mique and I have a laundry problem. Don’t believe me? This is the current state of my laundry room: Feel better about your laundry situation? Thought so! I’ve been doing laundry for over fifteen years and I still haven’t found what [Read More…]

Heath Bar Chocolate Scotcheroos Dessert Recipe


Valentine’s Day is just two days away! (then what am I going to post about!? Just kidding…already have some fun posts that don’t involve red or hearts) I thought I’d sneak in one last recipe that would be the perfect treat for someone you love. Remember how a couple of months ago I used International Delights Sweet Cream to make apple dip? Well this time I added the Heath creamer [Read More…]

SNAP! Ticket Giveaway + QBM 2013

SNAP ticket giveaway

Last year I had the opportunity to attend SNAP!, an awesome blogging and social media conference located in Utah.  I’m excited for the chance to head back this year.  Keep reading because there’s a chance for one of you to attend SNAP! too- yep, it’s a SNAP! ticket giveaway!! It was a whirlwind of a trip in 2012 but I’m gearing up for round two.  I’m happy to announce that [Read More…]

My most favorite Valentines sign & how you can win one too!

Valentines Barn Owl Primitives Sign Giveaway

January is the worst mail month ever!  All those pretty Christmas cards stop coming in and it’s just bills, bills, bills.  The other day I received a package that made brightened up my mailbox from my favorite paint brush toting friend.  It was a Valentines sign from Kristi of Barn Owl Primitives.  And I fell in love immediately!  (actually I fell in love when I saw it online and then [Read More…]