The Why, What and How- to Meal Prep Ideas

Learn the why, what and how-to's for meal prep ideas! Featuring 100 tips, tricks, recipes and more. | Thirty Handmade Days

So you’re trying to keep up with back to school, work, activities, and somehow have to fit in feeding your family… there’s got to be an easier way!   I’m here today with meal prep ideas- tips, tricks, how -to’s, best products, recipes and more.  Before you click off the page, I’m here to tell you – YOU CAN DO IT.  If I can, you can.  You don’t have to [Read More...]

Packed Lunches Aren’t Just For Kids

Over a month's worth of packed lunch ideas - perfect for work! Because lunches aren't just for kids. | Thirty Handmade Days

I’ve spent a lot of time talking about back to school, food, and getting healthy lately.  I’m just back from Fitness Ridge and in a mindset to alter the way we do things in my house. I told Josh that I’d make him lunch for work if he wants and he was game.  And then I thought – ‘Oh no! Now what?’  I know I can feed an 8 yr [Read More...]

10 Craft Supplies I Can’t Live Without

Top 10 Craft Supplies I Can't Live Without

My funny friend Kimbo from A Girl and a Glue Gun is celebrating her birthday this week.  I’ve joined in with 38 other bloggers to bring you a HUGE craft supplies giveaway.  Before you see what we chose, I wanted to share the top 10 Craft Supplies I Can’t Live Without!  Some of them are very inexpensive and there’s one that is more of an investment…   Check out my [Read More...]

Over a Month’s Worth of Slow Cooker Meals

Over a month's worth of the best Slow Cooker Meals . Have something ready for dinner every night! www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

I recently asked on Facebook what people would like to see more of in the recipe department.  There were a few things that I saw over and over again.  Slow cooker meals was a big one.   People who interact over there love easy to make dinners because they are busy and on the go.  You too?  I love my slow cooker because I can put everything in the morning [Read More...]

The Best of Easy to Make Frozen Treats for Summer!

the Best of Easy to Make Frozen Treats www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

It was almost 100 degrees here yesterday and I have a feeling it’s going to stay that way for awhile…the only thing that can provide relief on those hot summer days besides full blast air conditioning is a cold pool or frozen treats. Not sure what you need to make your treats?  There are a ton of products out there but here are some that I’ve used myself or heard [Read More...]

6 Ingredients or Less Main Dish Recipes

6 Ingredients or Less Main Dish Recipes - an easy way to get dinner on the table with ingredients you already have on hand!

Things are getting real around here. With daily baseball practices and other kid activities time is short.  I know I’m not the only one out there that is scrambling around dinner time– everyone is busy! So I gathered some of my favorite 6 ingredients or less main dish recipes to share.  Some are one pot, some are slow cooker and all are EASY.  Enjoy! CHICKEN & BEEF Dr. Pepper Chicken [Read More...]

Amazing Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Amazing Must Try Cinco de Mayo Recipes- appetizers, main dishes, desserts & drinks featured on Thirty Handmade Days

I cannot seem to get a handle on how quickly this year is flying by! Cinco de Mayo next week already? Ay yai yai.   Today I’ve rounded up some irresistible Cinco de Mayo recipes to share:  APPETIZERS & SIDES Classic Guacamole from Bebe a la Mode Skillet Queso from the Recipe Critic Avocado Salsa from Chef in Training Spanish Rice from Lila Luna Homemade Guacamole from the Taylor House [Read More...]

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...]