Yummy Spring Cookies + Cute Printable Tag

Yummy Spring Cookies + Cute Printable Tag - easy to make and taste great, treat your friends and family to this cute tag! | Thirty Handmade Days

It’s the 10th day of the month, so I’ve gathered my creative blogging friends, and we came up with a PASTEL theme to create projects around, since SPRING is upon us! This begins our 11th month with this collaboration. We had so much fun with it the past 10 months, we decided to take it another round. One friend needed to part ways, so we added the amazingly talented Chelsea [Read More...]

Caramel Corn Cookies

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We love cookies at our house and we love caramel corn so why not combine the two! I am a big fan of adding fun things into my cookies to give it texture and flavor.  Who would have thought that adding caramel corn into your cookie would work?  Yeah for caramel corn cookies!  There are several things I love about this cookie.  The caramel corn doesn’t give the cookie a [Read More...]

Gingerbread Cookie Mix

Gingerbread cookies are a bit nostalgic for me. Growing up, there was an elderly lady, Mrs. Bates, who lived close to our neighborhood and every Christmas she baked fresh gingerbread man cookies. We would knock on her door and she would cheerfully greet us and send us on our way with a fresh cookie. It was like Halloween at Christmas. Except with gingerbread. So everytime I make or eat gingerbread [Read More...]

Treasure Chocolate Chip Cookies – twist on an old classic!

Super delicious Chocolate Chip Treasure Cookies from www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

Looking for a dessert that tastes great but is a twist on an old classic? I’ve got just the thing for you- Treasure Chocolate Chip Cookies.  With a few added ingredients different from the norm, these are soooo good.  Might even be a new favorite. I found these in an old church cookbook (my favorite recipe resources) and made them for a lesson at church about not being worldly (get [Read More...]

Printable Thanksgiving Tag and Frosted Pumpkin Cookies

Printable Thanksgiving Tag with Treat www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

Remember how last week I shared Frosted Pumpkin Squares? Well the pumpkin fun continues today with this Frosted Pumpkin Cookie recipe. This is another tried and true, oldie but goodie that I’ve been making for yeeaaaaaars.   And bonus-  hold tight for a cute Thanksgiving printable below. So they might not be neat and tidy but they are light and fluffy.  Note- These cookies contain nuts.  But you could omit them [Read More...]

Nutella Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies with Caramel Sauce

Nutella Peanut Butter Cookies - a twist on a simple peanut butter cookie www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

They say it’s your birthday……well it’s my birthday too! What better post to share than a dessert, right? With a Swiss Mother-in-law, my kids and husband have been fans of Nutella for a long time.  Grandma treats the kids to “Nutella sandwiches.” Translation- Nutella spread in between two slices of bread.   I combined a few recipes to create this one: Make sure you have a glass of cold milk [Read More...]

Football Team Cookies + Printable

Sport Team Cookies with Printable- perfect to kick off the football season www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

With the fall comes changing leaves, sweaters, soup making and FOOTBALL. My husband might be the biggest sports fan there is and football is the crown jewel.   To get things rolling, I made some sports team cookies and created a printable to go along with it.  Yes, I am up for wife of the year… These cookies are pretty simple: my favorite chocolate chip cookies base, with a little twist.  [Read More...]

Homemade Graham Crackers


I don’t know about you, but boxed graham crackers just don’t taste like they used to. They are not as flaky as I remember as a kid and, quite frankly, bland. I started on a quest to make the best s’mores for summer and realized that the graham cracker needed to be perfected. What I found is that graham crackers are extremely easy to make and use ingredients that you [Read More...]

Everything But the…. Kitchen Sink Cookies

Everything But the Kitchen Sink Cookies from www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

A few months ago I decided it was time to switch things up and get healthier.  CrossFit and the Paleo diet became a big part of my life.  I’ve been on the lookout for healthier recipes in general.  I stumbled upon this Kitchen Sink Cookies recipe from Small Fry and thought they were worth a shot. My favorite kind of cookies are Oatmeal Raisin (all you oatmeal raisin haters out [Read More...]