Last Minute Fun & Doable Easter Ideas

Fun last minute Easter ideas- featuring crafts, recipes, printables, and more! | Thirty Handmade Days

  With just a little over a week until Easter, there’s still time to tackle these fun ideas and recipes.  I’ve gathered some of my favorites from around and put them into pretty little categories for you to enjoy.  There’s a little something for everyone.  Click each link below to be taken to the original post. PRINTABLES Gift ideas, games and things to fill a basket.  These ideas are sweet [Read More...]

Must Try Salads That Are Perfect for Spring

Amazing round up of must try Salad Recipes for spring! | Thirty Handmade Days

If you follow me on Pinterest, you might have noticed that I’ve been pinning a lot of two things- desserts (always) and salads.  For some reason when spring hits, salads just feel right.  Now if only I could convince the rest of my family…… Here are some of the best looking salads around that I have tried or that are on my list to try: NO MEAT SALADS Mediterranean Chopped [Read More...]

30 Fun & Fabulous Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Everyone You Love!

30 fabulous and fun Valentine's Day Gift Ideas - for your love, teacher gifts, classroom gifts and friends gifts

With less than a week until Valentine’s Day I bet you’re ready to just be done of with the red and pink heart ideas by now, right?  Well I’ve got a few more in store for you that I hope you’ll appreciate. I gathered some of my favorite gift ideas – most of them are very simple to make- and I’m sharing them with you.  Some ideas are from the [Read More...]

15 Ways to Make the Winter Olympics Memorable and Fun!

15 simple ideas to make the Winter Olympics memorable and fun!

The Winter Olympics are just a couple days away- yay!  I watched some of the pre- qualifying events for the US leading up to this week.  While there are lots of ways to have fun with your family and teach your kids about the games,  I gathered 15 ideas that will help make them memorable. Get your markers ready and your eyes peeled for the Opening Ceremony: Print off 5 [Read More...]

Over 50 Game Day Recipes – Appetizers + Sweets

Over 50 Game Day Recipes- appetizers and sweets! Something for everyone. Round up from

Are you ready for some football? Our home roots for the Pittsburgh Steelers… so um, yeah, we had a rough year rooting.  But that doesn’t mean that we can’t enjoy the commercials and the food this weekend.  I rounded up some awesome game day recipes- both appetizers and sweets.  Who wants the salty without the sweet?  Not me.  Feast your eyes on all this goodness: I have broken all the [Read More...]

Over 25 Make Ahead Meals + Tips

Over 25 Tips, Tricks & Recipes for Make Ahead Meals via

When my kids were itty bitty I used to think about the future like things would somehow calm down.  Ha! Now that they are a teenager, tween and elementary schooler, I daydream about what they were like as babies and how things were simpler then.  Ha! (as if it were simpler …. it was NOT) Now that they have various activities and responsibilities, dinner has become increasingly harder to make [Read More...]

What to Feed Teenage Boys to Keep Them Full and Happy

What to Feed Teenage Boys to Keep Them Full and Happy - 20+ tips, tricks and lunch ideas

Tomorrow my oldest turns fourteen.  FOURTEEN.  (wait- I am not old enough to have a 14 yr old!) It’s his golden birthday- 14 on the 14th in the 14th year.  How cool is that?  He is growing tall so fast and slimming down.  But not for lack of food.  That boy can EAT.  You know how you hear the people say “eating me out of house and home?”  That must’ve [Read More...]

25+ Inexpensive Last Minute Gift Ideas

Over 25 Last Minute Gift Ideas- treats, printables, DIY's and more

One week!! Christmas is onnnnnne weeeek away.  I’ve been tackling my to do list like crazy as it seems like Christmas snuck up so fast this year.  But I still have a few people to buy for and make gifts for.  I’ve gathered 25+ inexpensive, EASY, last minute gift ideas to share.  Some ideas are from here and others are from clever, creative blogging friends.  There’s a little something for [Read More...]

Leftover Turkey Recipes

15+ Leftover Turkey Recipes- soups, sandwiches, main dishes. Perfect for leftover Thanksgiving turkey.

I hope your Thanksgiving was full of fun, family and good food. If you’re anything like me, you have plenty of turkey left over and aren’t really sure what do with it. So I’ve gathered leftover turkey recipes that you might like to try! MAIN DISHES Turkey Tetrazzini Turkey Lasagna from Blissfully Delicious Turkey Quesadillas from Family Spice Turkey Pot Pie from A Family Feast Turkey Stuffing Bake from Hidden [Read More...]