Slow Cooker Meals for Busy Families

Slow Cooker Meals for busy families - a round up full of ideas to make crazy days easier. Compiled by www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

Things are about to get nuts! It’s the end of October and that means November is soon here and then December.  The last three months of the year just zoooooom by.  I have had lots of requests for slow cooker meals so I’m back for another go at it.  I gathered this round up with busy families in mind (it applies to everyone though!).  You know those days when you [Read More...]

The Easiest 3 Ingredient Turtle Pretzels

Super simple dessert - 3 Ingredient Turtle Pretzels www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

We’re getting close to the holidays when things move at the speed of lightning.  And also the time that treats are made and delivered.  Or just made and eaten.  Ahem.   I’m always looking for simple things to make for family and friends.  These Turtle Pretzels only have 3 ingredients and are the perfect salty/sweet/crunchy combo. Yes they have been around for a million years and you might have already [Read More...]

the Party Bunch | Week 53

Witches Brew featured at the Party Bunch

Time flies when you’re having fun! As of last week it’s been a full year of partying with us at the Party Bunch.  Thanks so much for sticking with us and visiting each week to link up and share your awesome ideas.  It’s another busy one as we prep for Halloween! (and hello where has this year gone??) Before you link up please let me introduce to you The Party [Read More...]

Frosted Orange Cookies

Super duper tasty Frosted Orange Cookies - a family favorite for years and years!

There are several recipes that remind me of home and this is one of my favorites.  I love love citrus flavored things and these Frosted Orange Cookies are the perfect balance of light, fluffy and sweet.  I don’t make them often enough and every time I do, I wonder why it’s been so long since the last time.   Give them a try and let me know what you think! [Read More...]

the Party Bunch Week 52

Round Cork Coaster Tutorial featured on the Party Bunch

It finally feels like fall here (yay for cooler temps) and I’m ready for some soup, boots and sweaters.  The Halloween, holiday, and fall posts have me all kinds of happy.  I can’t wait to see what you all link up this week!  Before you link up please let me introduce to you The Party Bunch: Amy from The Idea Room, Mique from 30 Handmade Days, Heather from Whipperberry and [Read More...]

Old Fashioned Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cookies

Old Fashioned Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cookies - my favorite! Perfect for fall. www.thirtyhandmadedays.com

It’s pumpkin mania out there! I don’t know if I’ve ever had a fall where I felt like pumpkin was in such demand.   I’ve mentioned before that my mom makes all things pumpkin when September rolls around.  These Old Fashioned Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cookies are perfect for fall. I posted some pumpkin cookies on Instagram and mentioned that I was making them to share.  My Mom commented that sharing pumpkin [Read More...]

the Party Bunch 50

No bake Pumpkin Patties

Thank you for going with the flow and joining the Party Bunch on a new day! We’re as excited as ever to have you linking up and sharing your fabulous ideas with us each week.  You’re the best! Ok… on with this week. Before you link up please let me introduce to you The Party Bunch: Amy from The Idea Room, Mique from 30 Handmade Days, Heather from Whipperberry and Desiree [Read More...]

the Party Bunch | Week 49

Dried-Herb-Firestarter-by-www.thecasualcraftlete.com_

Thank goodness it’s Friday! What a horrible week.  Good thing we get to start a new week soon.  I hope yours has been wonderful.  It’s time to see what caught our eyes from last week’s link up: Before you link up please let me introduce to you The Party Bunch! Amy from The Idea Room, Mique from 30 Handmade Days, Heather from Whipperberry and Desiree from The 36th Avenue want [Read More...]

Banana Blueberry Muffins

Easy to make, kid friendly Blueberry Banana Muffins from Thirty Handmade Days

After I made some Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffins , my 12 year old requested blueberry muffins.  I happened to have fresh blueberries and bananas so I made these super easy muffins.  It’s a little of this and a little of that, mix, mix and pour.  I love recipes that don’t take much work and taste delicious.  (anyone with me on that?) Print Banana Blueberry Muffins Ingredients3 large ripe bananas 3/4 cup sugar 1 [Read More...]