the Party Bunch | Week 26

Delicious Pineapple Sorbet featured at the Party Bunch

This week I’m away at SNAP! conference and having a fun time taking classes, hanging out with blog friends in real life (yay!) and trying to relax as much as I can.  Ha ha! I hope your week has been a fabulous one.   Next Friday and Saturday, May 2-3rd I’ll be in Oceanside, CA (San Diego area) for the Queen Bee Market .  Consider yourself invited! I’d love to see [Read More...]

The Party Bunch | Week 25

Bicycle Wheel Calendar from Thistlewood Farms featured at the Party Bunch

This is it- just a couple days until we celebrate Easter. Feel free to link up your Easter ideas to be featured and I’m assuming we’ll start seeing a bunch of teacher appreciation and Mother’s Day ideas here soon too. You still have time to get some gifts/treats done for this weekend, check out these last minute ideas and worksheet set. Amy from The Idea Room, Mique from 30 Handmade [Read More...]

Simple Side Dish: Creamed Peas

Simple side dish: Creamed Peas using 5 ingredients you most likely have on hand. So delicious! | Thirty Handmade Days

I usually post desserts or simple main dishes but I’m switching things up with a side dish.  They are the hardest for me.  I feel good when I get dinner on the table at the same time every night.  And let’s get real- that doesn’t happen always.   But when I am really on top of my game, I have a good side to go along with the main dish. [Read More...]

Pistachio Bundt Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze

Light & delicious Pistachio Bundt Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze | Thirty Handmade Days

I keep talking about my favorite flavors and today is no different.  I LOVE pistachio flavored everything.  My family grew up by the beach and my Mom often brought pistachios to the beach with us.  I have always loved them but as an adult I love them even more. Today’s recipe is unbelievably easy to make.  And honestly if you aren’t a pistachio fan, you could make this and substitute [Read More...]

Last Minute Fun & Doable Easter Ideas

Fun last minute Easter ideas- featuring crafts, recipes, printables, and more! | Thirty Handmade Days

  With just a little over a week until Easter, there’s still time to tackle these fun ideas and recipes.  I’ve gathered some of my favorites from around and put them into pretty little categories for you to enjoy.  There’s a little something for everyone.  Click each link below to be taken to the original post. PRINTABLES Gift ideas, games and things to fill a basket.  These ideas are sweet [Read More...]

The Party Bunch | Week 24

Spring Centerpiece featured at the Party Bunch

And just like that it’s 96 degrees here.  What in the world?! I hope everyone in the colder parts of the country and the world are finally experiencing some spring weather.  We seemed to have just skipped right over it!   Here are the links that caught our eyes this last week: Amy from The Idea Room, Mique from 30 Handmade Days, Heather from Whipperberry and Desiree from The 36th Avenue [Read More...]

The Party Bunch | Week 23

Pear Crisp from Clean & Scentsible featured at the Party Bunch

Happy first week of April! You guys!! Your links have been amazing.  I’m so impressed with everything that has been shared lately.  I mean I always am.  But especially all of the fun springy things.  I’ve had fun sharing some of my favorites on Pinterest and my Facebook page.  This is who we’re featuring this week: Amy from The Idea Room, Mique from 30 Handmade Days, Heather from Whipperberry and [Read More...]

Marble Cheesecake Brownies

Make these amazing Marble Cheesecake Brownies and blow everyone away! from Thirty Handmade Days

What can I say about these? They are delicious and simple and a fun take on regular brownies. I love cheesecake.  So it’s a natural fit, right? I found this recipe in another church cookbook.  Have I mentioned that I collect old cookbooks and church cookbooks?  Because I honestly think they have the best recipes in them.  I grabbed a Campbell’s cookbook from the 70′s the other day and can’t [Read More...]

the Party Bunch | Week 22

How to Cut Your Own Split Ends

Happy Friday! It’s been a fabulous week here in CA- some showers and some sun.  I couldn’t ask for much more.  Has spring sprung where you are?   Just a reminder that there is a fun spring spruce up giveaway going on right here! Amy from The Idea Room, Mique from 30 Handmade Days, Heather from Whipperberry and Desiree from The 36th Avenue want to thank you for partying with us… [Read More...]