Mint Chocolate Cookie Bark

recipe by bebe a la mode designs

I have a ridiculously yummy candy to share with you today…Mint Chocolate Cookie Bark My inspiration? This Cowboy Bark from Trader Joe’s. Have you tried this? AH.MA.ZING! And I thought to myself…I could make that! Even better? Add mint cookies and mint M&M’s. Uuumm, yes please! Here’s our cast of characters: In addition to mini pretzels, almonds and peanuts. And the best part? NO baking! Start by laying out in a [Read More...]

Printable St. Patrick’s Day Bracelets

Simple St. Patrick's Day Printable Bracelets --- www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

For Valentine’s Day Julia gave out loom bracelets to her friends that she spent hours making.  With St. Patrick’s Day coming up soon, I wanted to be able to give the kids and their friends a little something.  We don’t want any unnecessary pinching going on!  But I also don’t want to spend hours on another treat.  I designed the easiest bracelets to be printed, cut out and attached. You [Read More...]

Frozen Mint Chocolate Chip Pie – only 3 ingredients

Simple Frozen Mint Chocolate Chip Pie- uses only 3 easy to find ingredients! Perfect for St. Patrick's Day or any time. www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

Around the holidays I posted the easiest Frozen Peppermint Pie using my favorite peppermint ice cream.  The idea came from a recipe I got from an old college roommate – only I simplified it even further. My roommate would make the Oreo crust herself with butter and Oreos.  You can still do that if you’d like.  But when I saw the pre-done Oreo crust at the grocery store, I thought [Read More...]

St. Patrick’s Day Green Dinner

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A few years ago I started making green dinner for St. Patrick’s Day.   It only takes a little bit of extra work to make this holiday something memorable.  We’re not Irish, but this is our fun way to celebrate! “St. Patrick’s Day is an enchanted time – a day to begin transforming winter’s dreams into summer’s magic.” -Adrienne Cook I do something similar with my pink and red dinner for [Read More...]

Happy Patty’s Snack Mix

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Top o’ the morning to ya, my friends! St. Patrick’s Day is almost here and I have a fun little (no-bake) snack to share with you! This recipe is what I call a “4, 3, 2, 1″ kind of recipe, with 4 cups of this, 3 cups of that and so on. Not only is it a quick and easy, kid-friendly recipe, but it’s also very adaptable. Here’s what I [Read More...]

Shamrock Cookies

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Last week I posted St. Patrick’s Day Sandwich Cookies. This week how about another version? Shamrock Cookies. Pin It I found shamrock cookie cutters at Michaels for $1.  Yep, $1.  So I created these, very similar to last week’s sandwich cookies, minus the filling. 4 ingredients.  You can’t go wrong.  When I asked my youngest if  chocolate chip cookies were his favorite, he told me “No the St. Patrick’s Day [Read More...]

St. Patrick’s Day Sandwich Cookies

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Last month I posted Valentine’s day heart Oreo Cookies and they were a hit! For St. Patrick’s Day I made a few versions of sandwich cookies.  The first one I am sharing are super duper easy.  Pin It St. Patrick’s Day Sandwich Cookies #ratingval# from #reviews# reviews Print   Recipe Type: Dessert Author: Mique from Thirty Handmade Days Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 8 mins Total time: 18 mins [Read More...]

Easy St. Patrick’s Day girl t-shirt

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Last week I shared an easy St. Patrick’s Day boy t-shirt. Using the same steps, I created a girls shirt: I used turquoise, pink and only added green for the dots on the i’s.   Just enough green to not get pinched.  :)  Favorite thing about these shirts? So simple and ridiculously quick.  Definitely doable in time for tomorrow.  And still cute! I’ve had an extra busy week with a couple [Read More...]

St. Patrick’s Day Green Meals

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If you follow me on Facebook, you know that for Valentine’s Day I made a red and pink breakfast and a red dinner.  My kids told me several times that it was the best Valentine’s Day EVER.    So for St. Patrick’s Day, I will be making some green food and making their day a little more fun.   A little food coloring goes a looong way. Once upon a time, I [Read More...]