Rainbow Inspired Birthday Gift + Printable

Cute gift idea- printable rainbow birthday tag

I’m excited to share today 101+ Birthday Gift Ideas for your Friends, including my RAINBOW INSPIRED GIFT + PRINTABLE.  I’m partying with Kristen Duke in her Birthday Celebration Week along with over 100 talented bloggers sharing lots of inexpensive ideas and free printables! All week long, Kristen is sharing birthday tips and giveaways so be sure to check out her Party.  When Kristen asked me to come up with an expensive gift [Read More...]

Make Your Own Baseball Donuts & Birthday Banners

Make your own baseball donuts- so cute and easy to make. Perfect for snack, team party or birthday party!

My youngest has loved baseball pretty much since the day he was born.   In his one year old pictures, he was holding a baseball.  He started playing when he was four and has been hooked even more since.  He now plays travel ball and has been a member of the all star team for three years.  He had practice on his birthday and I got permission from his coach [Read More...]

Printable Birthday Letter

Printable Birthday Sheet- print this, fill it out and give to your son/daughter/grandchild, etc to let them know how much you love them on their special day.

Today my “baby” turns 8.  EIGHT!! I can’t believe it.  He is our caboose and completes our family.  We have some fun plans for him (including baseball practice — wooohoo!) to make him feel special.  The other day I was getting a little misty thinking about how old he is getting and decided to let him know how much I love him. I thought other people might want to write [Read More...]

Handmade Sewn Birthday Cards

Handmade Sewn Birthday Cards-Miss Lovie for Thirty Days

Hi 30 Days readers! Today I’m here with an easy tutorial for making your own birthday cards. These Handmade Sewn Birthday Cards are so simple and versatile that they could be made for a friend, family member, or even a child! And it’s a great scrap-busting project and uses materials you probably have in your craft room already!  I fell like greeting cards are some of the most over-rated and [Read More...]

Birthday on the Hour Gift Idea + Printable

Spoil your loved one with celebrating their birthday throughout the day. Open a gift every hour & include cute printable | Thirty Handmade Days

Several years ago I put together a gift for Josh for our anniversary – gifts on the hour.  I’ve heard from lots of people that they loved the idea and used it to celebrate birthdays as well.  I thought it was time for an accompanying printable.  This idea is simple but so much fun! Gather presents to celebrate for every hour.  In the past I’ve done an assortment of gifts- [Read More...]

Fun Gift Basket Idea + Printable Coordinating Tags

Fun gift basket idea + cute coordinating tags - the perfect thing for someone who is hard to buy for! | Thirty Handmade Days

This post is sponsored by the Great American Cookies. All opinions are 1 million % my own. For as long as I can remember putting together gifts for the people I love and appreciate has been one of my favorite things to do.  I la la looooove it.  But there are lots of people in my life that are impossible to buy for.  They have what they want and/or need [Read More...]

Fun Birthday Printables- Tags + Thank You Notes

Fun Birthday Printables from www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

When I recently asked what you wanted to see more of on 30days, several people suggested more generic tags and cards for celebrations.  Like birthdays.  Since today is my JJ’s birthday, it’s the perfect time to bring out some cute new printables. As I mentioned yesterday, it’s J’s golden birthday.  He’s fourteen on the 14th! I still cannot believe my sweet blue eyed baby is fourteen, now way taller than [Read More...]

40th Birthday Gifts for Him: Depends Printable

Birthday Gifts for Him: fun 40th gift, Depends with a printable www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

A friend of ours recently turned 40. Josh and I weren’t exactly sure what to get him.  We knew we wanted to get some kind of gag gift, but we weren’t quite sure what.  Birthday gifts for him are tough.  I told Josh we should get him a box of Depends and attach a card that talked about him being dependable.  He said it should say “Thanks for being a [Read More...]

Printable Birthday (or any occasion) Pillow Box Template

Birthday Box Template printable

If you follow me on Instagram, you might’ve seen this picture pop up in your feed last week.  It was one friend’s birthday and another was teaching for the first time at church so I made a little “new teacher kit.”  I loved making a bright pillow box. I thought you might enjoy it as well! After you download the printable, cut around the box and then score the dotted [Read More...]

Printable Birthday Sheet


In the car the other day my youngest started a conversation about his birthday.  Because for the last month we have been in birthday countdown mode. A: “Mom are you sad that your ‘baby’ is growing up.” Me:”Yes buddy, stop growing would ya?” A: “Mom it’s ok. I’ll ALWAYS be your baby.” That boy knows how to melt my heart!!  Today he turns six. Birthdays are a big deal around [Read More...]