Fairy Dust Sugar Cookies

Fun kids fairy activity - read a book, make cookies, fill out printables. Thirty Handmade Days

I grew up with parents who looooved to read.  They never had a tv in their room and read every night before bed for at least an hour.  It wasn’t until I was in about fifth grade that I fell in love with “the Babysitters Club.”  But then I was hooked- books had my heart and I read every BSC book I could get my hands on.  And this was [Read More...]

Printable Letter Cards

Printable letter cards from Vanessa of Our Thrifty Ideas

Next up for Funner in the Summer-  Vanessa from Our Thrifty Ideas.  Her idea for today is practical and cute- my favorite combination.  With school coming up so soon (some kids already back in school), this is the perfect activity to do with them.  Check out Vanessa’s site for a little bit of everything: recipes, printables, kid ideas and more.  Stop by and say hi! Hey guys, it’s Vanessa from Our [Read More...]

Water Gun Fight T-Shirt

Water Gun Fight T-Shirt

Hey guys! It is Larissa again from Just Another Day in Paradise back for another project all about Summer fun. This one involves every one’s favorite summer activity…a water gun fight. However, this is not just any old water gun fight. This is a kids versus the dad water fight. This extra fun and special water gun fight requires a Get Dad Wet Water Gun Fight T-shirt. The Water Gun [Read More...]

Summer Craft Bucket with Printable

Summer Craft Bucket with cute printable www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

  Summer is in full swing at our house.  It’s awesome to be able to sleep in but after a week or so, the “Mom I’m boooooored” comments start.  I created a cute summer craft bucket that could be given to your kids,  for neighbor friends, to anyone just because.   I gathered some of my favorite craft products- crayons, markers, pencils, and construction paper.  I also added some bubbles, [Read More...]

Fairy Printable Worksheets

Fairy Tale Worksheets from www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

We love books in our home.  I especially love David Shannon for kid books.  I was given the chance to guest post at Paging Supermom and share some kind of craft/project/recipe to go along with a book.  I had a hard time deciding which one to do but ended up with Alice the Fairy by David Shannon. I thought it’d be fun to put together a couple printables to coordinate [Read More...]

Tabletop S’mores Roaster

Fun idea for S'mores- make a tabletop s'mores roaster! From the Crafting Chicks

Next up for Funner in the Summer-   Nikkala from Crafting Chicks is here with a fun idea that’s perfect for summer: a DIY Tabletop S’mores Roaster.  I’ve never seen one of these before and can’t wait to make one with my kids.  Make sure to head over to Crafting Chicks for all kinds of tips, crafts, recipes, photography and more! Confession time. I pretty much hate everything about camping. The dirt, the bugs, [Read More...]

Printable Summer Binder + Activity Sheets

Printable Summer Binder- create a binder full of fun for your kids this summer! Beat the boredom blues! Printables for each section included.

Yes, another binder. This one is meant to use with your kids for summer.  A summer binder, if you will. And be forewarned- I have a whole lot of information coming at you.   Take from it what you want and use it in your home however you’d like! I’ve tried several things over each summer to keep my kids on track and not just sitting in front of the [Read More...]

Printable Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony BINGO

Printable Winter Olympics BINGO- 5 sheets perfect for the Opening Ceremony www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

A couple years ago for the Opening Ceremony of the London Olympics I created some BINGO sheets for our family to use.  We had a fun time battling it out and crossing off each square, anticipating the next picture.  With the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia set for February 6th I knew it was time to bust out a second edition.  Get your BINGO markers ready! In this set there [Read More...]

I Have a Dream- Martin Luther King Jr. Printable

Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with this "I have a dream" printable. www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

Around this time last year I posted about my talk with Drew about Martin Luther King Jr. It was a sweet conversation that made me proud of him, thankful for fabulous teachers and reflective about how we each have the ability to change the world.   I gave last year’s printable an update: My thought behind creating this is two fold- to open the dialogue with your kids (nephews/nieces/students/grandkids, etc) and [Read More...]

Printable New Year’s Resolutions for Kids 2014

New Years Resolutions for Kids - fun printable to set goals for 2014 www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

Over the past few years I’ve posted New Year’s Resolutions for Kids (and adults… more on that soon).  Normally I wait until after Christmas has passed.  But I’ve had lots of people comment and email to ask when my update would be available.  I’m here to serve the people.  So I give you this year’s version! This year I’ve made several bright designs and this one is no different.  I [Read More...]