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Free Printable Thank You Tags for Teachers {teacher appreciation gift}

I’m always trying to think of fun ways to say THANK YOU to my kids teachers for all of their hard work.  I want them to know that I don’t take them for granted and that I appreciate that they work hard each day.  May is always a hot month, so to say THANK you […]

Thanks for the A+ Start {FREE} Tags for Teacher Appreciation

Can you believe Teacher Appreciation week is here?  I ADORE trying to come up with clever, fun and inexpensive ways to tell my kids teachers that they are appreciated, valued and not taken for granted.  This year I wanted to give my kids teachers a “good start” so for one day of teacher appreciation week I wanted […]

Teacher Appreciation Tote {free printable}

Can you believe Teacher Appreciation week is here?  I ADORE trying to come up with clever, fun and inexpensive ways to tell my kids teachers that they are appreciated, valued and not taken for granted.  This year I wanted to let my kids’ teachers know that they are “golden”.  So, for teacher appreciation week I decided that […]

$1000 Teacher Appreciation Giveaway!

Today I am over at Skip to my Lou sharing an awesome Teacher Appreciation Idea. I have teamed up with some amazing bloggers to share clever and unique ways to show your teacher how important they are. Teacher Appreciation Week is the first full week in May. Follow along each day to get loads of […]

HUGE Teacher Appreciation {Giveaway}

Today I am over at Skip to my Lou guest posting today for a Teacher Appreciation Series. As part of the series I get to share this fabulous: Show your Appreciation Giveaway {1 for you and 1 for your favorite teacher}! This is one AMAZING giveaway! We are giving away a fabulous Prize Package worth […]

FREE Teacher Appreciation Printable {SODA-lighted}

Can you believe Teacher Appreciation week is coming up?  I ADORE trying to come up with clever, fun and inexpensive ways to tell my kids teachers that they are appreciated, valued and not taken for granted.  This year I’ve taken to drinking far too much SODA so it’s no surprise that the first thing that came […]

Back-to-School Teacher Gift – {homemade air freshener}

Making a Back-to-School Teacher Gift that is useful, pretty and smells good is easy as 1-2-3 with this homemade air freshener tutorial!  Most people have all of the ingredients on-hand {or can use easy substitutions for the packaging}, it’s super inexpensive, and I guarantee the teacher will love a pretty air freshener to keep stale smells […]

Paint Chip Teacher Gift – {Back to School}

Paint chip crafts are my newest craze (next to sugar scrubs) and I’m not alone.  Using paint chip samples in crafty ways instead of just throwing them away or recycling them are a great way to make use of the beautiful array of colors that paint companies put together on swatches of paper to help us choose […]

“Smart Cookie” Teacher Gift {homemade gift idea}

It’s never a bad time to thank a teacher for being such a fantastic teacher and if you ask me, you can’t thank them often enough.  Making cute homemade items is a fun way to show them that you are appreciative of their efforts and it’s easy on your pocket books!  One of the ways […]

Easy “You Rock” Teacher Gift {homemade gift idea}

**Reposted for Teacher Appreciation Week** I know that Teacher Appreciation Week is over nation wide, but this idea can be used year round.  It’s a great idea for the beginning of the year to butter up the teacher, as a quick thank you throughout the year; it’s perfect for a Valentine’s day or teacher appreciation […]

S’mores Cake in a Jar {Homemade Gift for Teachers}

Looking for Wordful Wednesday? It’s here. I’m feeling pretty pleased with myself.  Not only do I totally feel on top of my holiday “game” by giving my children’s school teachers a little holiday “Thank You” so early in the month, they {their teachers} “score” twice.  I’ll explain: I used Dairy Products in my recipe from […]

Help Our Teachers, Help Our Kids #SmartFinalSupportsSoCalSchools

Click here for WORDFUL WEDNESDAY! You all know how I feel about teachers, right?  Love, Love, Love the good ones and can’t say enough about the difference they make in my children’s lives.  That’s why whenever I’m offered the opportunity to try to spread the word  about ways to help the teachers help our kids […]

Making an Extraordinary Teacher’s Day Better

On behalf of the “A Day Made Better” cause for teachers, I surprised a teacher at my child’s school with a $110 worth of school supplies from OfficeMax!   Most of us remember an amazing teacher who made a real quantifiable difference. The one who taught us to think differently about the world or got […]

Back-to-School Teacher Appreciation Gift

Every year I make sure that my kids take in a little something for their teacher the first week of school.  I think it’s a great way to try to butter their teachers up right off the bat, AND I think that they (the teachers) deserve a little something.  It can’t be easy to teach […]

Hip, Hip, Hooray for Teachers!

During the school year, my children spend about as much time with their teacher as they do with me. That’s a pretty significant amount of time, and I acknowledge that their teachers play a crucial role in not only their education, but their upbringing. I admire their teachers. I am thankful for their teachers. And […]

How to Make a Paper Christmas Tree

Making a Paper Christmas Tree is a DIY craft that is super easy, cheap {or free} and perfect for the holidays!  It’s a fabulous way to recycle cereal boxes to be used for the bases, and use up that scrapbooking paper you have laying around.  All it takes is making your tree bases, punching out the scrapbook paper, rolling the […]

Back to School Tags {free printables}

I’m always trying to think of fun ways to say THANK YOU to my kids teachers for all of their hard work.  I want them to know that I don’t take them for granted and that I appreciate that they work hard each day.  Sending my kids back to school is hard, so I’d imagine going back […]

Coconut Lime Sugar Scrub {homemade gift idea}

I’ve made a ton of sugar scrubs, but this Coconut Lime Sugar Scrub just became my favorite because it only uses FOUR ingredients, and it smells so good.  All you need is coconut oil, sugar, lime essential oil, and a lime to make the scrub.  I adore that sugar scrubs are easy to make, package adorably […]

Printable Christmas Tags {free}

Christmas Printable Tags are one of the best inventions ever.  I love to bake for Christmas, and printable tags are perfect to pop goodies for gift giving.  I love to give homemade treats with printable tags.  That’s why I love these Printable Christmas Tags with in two different shapes and sizes with holiday sentiments on them.  You can even make a […]

Bath Bomb Gift Tag {free printable}

Can you believe Teacher Appreciation week is here?  I ADORE trying to come up with clever, fun and inexpensive ways to tell my kids’ teachers that they are appreciated, valued and not taken for granted.  This year I wanted to let my kids’ teachers know that they are the “BOMB”.  So, for teacher appreciation week I decided that […]

Homemade Bath Bombs

Homemade bath bombs are easy to make, relatively inexpensive, and make a fabulous homemade gift.  I decided to make both lavender and serenity bath bombs because of their relaxing and moisturizing properties.  And, they smell amazing and look beautiful.  These DIY bath bombs make perfect gifts for Teacher Appreciation, Mother’s Day gifts, and birthday gifts! […]

Santa Mason Jar Gift {free printable}

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Hershey Company for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I’m always looking for new traditions for the holidays to share with my family.  And, what makes the holidays sweeter and more fun? Ho ho ho HERSHEY’S KISSES Santa Hat Chocolates!  They’re cute little […]

Coconut Sugar Scrub {homemade gift idea}

I’ve made a ton of sugar scrubs, but this is one of my favorites because it only uses TWO ingredients.  All you need is coconut oil and sugar to make one of my favorite sugar scrubs!  I adore that sugar scrubs are easy to make, package adorably and are good for your skin!  Homemade scrubs are […]

Sweet Easter Popcorn {recipe}

How to Make Sweet Easter Popcorn is easy and perfect to make with little helpers because it’s fun to mix with your hands! I’ve found a few variations of this recipe online and decided I had to try it because popcorn with add-ons just makes me happy.  Plus, I’ve tried a variation of this recipe with Chex […]

DIY Deer Silhouette Pillow {no sew}

Making a Deer Silhouette Pillow is a DIY craft that is super easy, inexpensive and perfect for the holidays!  This DIY pillow is a fabulous way to redecorate an accent pillow that you already have at home.  All it takes is cutting out a deer head silhouette and painting. Eventually you will have a festive accent pillow that you can have […]

Thanks a LATTE Gift {easy gift idea}

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BIC®. All opinions are 100% mine. This is the perfect time of year to say thank you to friends, teachers, and family, and a quick handwritten note with a gift card is just the ticket.  With the new BIC Mark-It™ Permanent Markers you can […]

14 Best Baked Recipes to Make

Summer is one of my favorite times to bake with my kids because we actually have TIME, and these 14 Best Bakes Recipes to Make top my list.  Included in the list are blonde brownie and raspberry cream cheese frosted brownie recipes that will knock your socks off!  The best 2 ingredient Pumpkin Recipe is included as […]

Indian Fry Bread Recipe {how to}

How to Make this Indian Fry Bread Recipe is so quick and easy it should be criminal.  Seriously. The best thing about this recipe is that you don’t need to let the dough rise, and, since the main ingredient is flour, it’s super inexpensive to make.  My kids teacher makes this recipe with her students as part of […]

Chocolate Dipped Shortbread Cookies {recipe}

How to Make this Chocolate Dipped Shortbread Cookie Recipe is easy, and it’s perfect for the holiday’s. It makes a delicious and beautiful cookie for gift giving!  I haven’t met anyone yet that doesn’t adore chocolate dipped shortbread cookies.  They fly off the counters in these parts.  The wonderful thing about this recipe is that it only uses six […]

12 Must Have Free Printable Downloads

Here are 12 Must Have Printables to make gift giving easier and sweeter, because everything looks better with a printable tag!   These free printables, including a chevron party kit, a full set of sugar scrub printable, holiday printable tags and tags for teacher appreciation cover you all through the year! Free Printable Downloads 1.  Chevron Party Kit – Download […]

DIY Glitter Shoes {Wizard of Oz}

How to make DIY Glitter Shoes is a fun craft, perfect for dress up and Halloween costumes! Of course, glitterizing Ruby slippers is a must for every Dorothy costume, but you can use any color of glitter to bling up shoes for hours of fun for dress up for your little one year round.  All you […]

Easy Pumpkin Bread {recipe}

How to Make Pumpkin Bread is easy, and this recipe is my favorite.  It’s easy, moist and so incredibly delicious!  One of the great things about this Recipe is that you can change things up a bit.  You can add chocolate chips and or pecans for a little extra something, but if you don’t, it’s still amazing.  This is […]