Back to School Teacher Gift – DIY Chalkboard

Can you believe it's already time to head back to school?  Me either.  We've had lots of family fun this summer, but truth be told we are actually ready for the start of a new school year.  I think everyone here is ready for a little bit of routine and structure. We can't wait to meet our new teachers, and because we know how much heart and soul they put into their jobs we always like to greet them on the first day with a special back to school teacher gift.   This year on … [Read more...]

Free Teacher Thank You Letter Gift Idea

Hello, Katie from Celebration Lane here, and I wanted to share another free printable with you! The end of the school year is coming, so I created this Teacher Thank You Letter as an end of the year gift. Download as many as you need for all of your kids and their teachers. It's also perfect to give a little something to all of the administrators and "specials" teachers, too! We recently moved to a new city, which means a new school for my Kindergartner, and it was a big change for her. My … [Read more...]

Ex’STRAW’dinary Teacher Appreciation Gift

There is no way I can thank my children's teachers enough for all they do.  I am so thankful that our teachers take the time to nurture, guide and make learning fun for my kids.  We have been very lucky and have had great teachers, and because I think teachers are Extraordinary I'm sharing a quick and easy Ex'STRAW'dinary Teacher Appreciation Gift your favorite teachers will love. Both my parents and sister are teachers and I frequently ask them what types of gifts are their favorite to … [Read more...]

MOOYAH Teacher Appreciation Gift Idea

Teacher Appreciation week is just around the corner and we are kicking things up a notch with our MOOYAH Teacher Appreciation Gift Idea. I was inspired by mom & sister, who are both teachers, and a recent dinner date to MOOYAH to create this fun little gift idea, I think your teachers will love! I'm always bouncing ideas off these two for teacher gift ideas.  I want to make sure that the gifts I create for our teachers and share here with you are things that I know teachers will truly … [Read more...]

Meet the Teacher Gift Idea

My sister is a kindergarten teacher so I know first hand how much work and effort go into getting the classroom ready for the start of a new school year.  I admire teachers and think they have one of the toughest jobs in the world.  Which is why I like to give my kids teachers tokens of appreciation all throughout the year.  I know first day of school gifts are seen by some as overkill or "sucking up" but I believe it's a great way to say "thank you" and start the year.  I put together this very … [Read more...]

Sonic End of Year Teacher Gifts

Whew, we've made it...it's the last week of school!  The end of the year always seems like a big blur between school programs, teacher appreciation, award ceremonies, end of the year parties and sports events it's just plain crazy around here!  But with the final days of school approaching we could close the doors on school without fun End of Year Teacher Gifts for our sweet teachers. This year I used up all of my "go-to" teacher gifts (Thanks for Helping Me Grow Flower Pot, Berry Sweet … [Read more...]

Apple Bread

Hello, I'd just like to say I'm so happy to be here and thank you Mariah for letting me drop by. School is right around the corner and I always like to give our teachers a sweet treat at the beginning of the year.  Usually I give them a loaf of apple bread (which is super yummy), but recently I started giving them a jar filled with apple bread mix.  This way our teachers aren't showered with sweets all at once and they can bake up their own bread whenever they feel like it.  I also like the … [Read more...]

Teacher Appreciation Gifts: ‘Donut’ You Know You’re a Great Teacher Free Printable

It's Teacher Appreciation Week and just in case you missed these teacher appreciation gifts I shared over at Piggy Bank Parties I decided to share them with you here.  This gift idea was inspired by one of my favorite new trends, donuts!  I asked Piggy Bank Parties if they could make a donut themed tag for me and they of course delivered cuteness beyond my expectations! Teachers are amazing people who work hard year round to make sure our children are educated and inspired.  I love this time … [Read more...]

Teacher Appreciation Gifts – Flower Pot

One of the daily themes during our teacher appreciation week is flowers.  My "Thanks for Helping Me Grow" flower pot I made a few years ago is still one of my favorite teacher appreciation gifts.  And one of my most popular posts, which means lots of you out there like it too! So I asked my friend Carli with Dimpleprints to make me a "Thanks for Helping Me Grow" gift card tag so I could update my flower pot gift and we could give it to my daughter's teacher on flower day. I recreated the … [Read more...]

Teachers Have the Recipe for Success – Teacher Appreciation Gift

I'm back with another simple and inexpensive idea for a special Teacher Appreciation gift.  I believe Teachers Have the Recipe for Success and work hard all year to combine the perfect ingredients to help our children succeed. This simple gift can be packaged and delivered in many ways.  I used the free "Teachers Have the Recipe for Success" printables from Dimpleprints and wrote one of my daughter's favorite desserts on the card.  I purchased a box of yellow cake mix (the base for the … [Read more...]