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 www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

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…]

Halloween Costumes for Boys

25+ DIY Boys Halloween Costumes featured on www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

Before we know it, Halloween will be here.  2013 has been a rouuugh year but it’s gone by so quickly.  I can’t believe we’re almost into October!  I rounded up some fun Halloween costumes for boys to share with you. One of my all time favorites was shared here last year from Salty Bison: DIY Jarhead and here are 25+ more: Dino Boys  from Ginger & George Rubik’s Cube from [Read More…]

I Like How You Roll! Valentines (boy) Idea


Last year I made “I Wheelie Like You” Valentines – perfect for boys. How about an update for this year? I found this inexpensive bulldozer at Walmart (under $1) and knew that most boys would be excited about it.  Especially my nephews.  You could use a car, a truck, a bike, a motorcycle- pretty much anything that rolls. And this is what I came up with: Pin It “I like [Read More…]

Valentine’s Day: I “Wheelie” Like You


Last week I shared my simple (but cute!) idea,Cute As A  Button Printable.  The response was fantastic- thank you! I’ve enjoyed sharing Valentines day ideas here!   But I have two boys in addition to my girl, so I know how tough it can be to find decent boy ideas.  I knew I wanted to do a boy Valentine idea but I wanted it to be really easy.  Here’s my [Read More…]

Day 27: Let’s hear it for the…..

…BOYS….I have to be honest- it took blood, sweat and tearsto come up with these tutorials.And please have an open mind-a few of these ideas have girly fabric on the them,but with some great masculine print,they would be perfect for a boy! Oh and if you have a tutorial or have seenone for a boy/man please let me know- thanks! *EDIT- thank you for your emails and comments onother tutes [Read More…]

Playing catch up again…

Oops another two-dayer. Yesterday was too busy again……so here are my Boys Clothing Tuts (I added accessory type stuff for boys because I had a hard time coming up with just regular cool boys clothes): I found the first four all through Husqvarna Viking: Bakers Hat Apron to go with chef’s hat King crown Snail backpack LOVE this Eddie Cap from Mushroom Villagers Superhero cape from Puking Pastilles Easy kid [Read More…]