Teacher Appreciation Giveaway

Teacher Appreciation Week is the first full week in May. I am thrilled to have teamed up with some super crafty bloggers to share a month of amazing teacher appreciation gift ideas your teacher will love. Please skip on over to Skip to my Lou to see how we celebrate our teachers with an easy and Ex'STRAWdinary teacher gift! We love our teachers and YOU so much we are giving you a chance to win the most amazing prize package. Yes, you will win TWO of everything....one for you and one for your … [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...]

Teacher Appreciation Money Tree

This week we are taking the time to show our teachers just how much we appreciate all the wonderful things they do to help our children learn and grow.  Teacher Appreciation is one of my favorite times of the school year because I know first hand just how much time, love and and effort goes into teaching.  My parents and sister both put in countless hours and their own money to make their classrooms the best, I admire them and all the other teachers out there. So this week we are saying "Thank … [Read more...]

Notebook Paper Bags – School Treat

Do you remember shopping for school supplies as a kid?  I loved picking out new notebooks, pens and anything I could use to jazz up my school books.  When you think of school supplies you can't help but think of new crayons, chalkboards and notebook paper.  So when I found these Notebook Paper Favor Bags from Buttercream Dreams I just knew I would be using them to celebrate back to school. These perfectly lined notebook paper favor bags are bio-degradable and food safe.  The bags are 5 x 7 … [Read more...]

Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas with Free Printable

In case you missed it I'm sharing Teacher Appreciation gift ideas with free printables all week.  Teacher Appreciation Week can be overwhelming and expensive if you have several school aged children.  But, I've created several budget friendly ideas and teamed up with Dimpleprints to offer you free printable tags to make gift giving easy. I believe that teachers help our children learn and grow.  Why not say "Thank You" with a gift that will continue to grow and blossom just like your child has … [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...]

Teacher Appreciation Gift and Free “Teachers Lead in the ‘Write’ Direction” Printable

It's day three of Teacher Appreciation Week!  Today I'm sharing a teacher appreciation gift and free "Teachers Lead in the 'Write' Direction" printable. Teachers work hard to teach our children academics, but they also lead our youth to discover their passion and potential and spend countless hours encouraging them along the way.  I come from a family of teachers and I recently asked what types of gifts they would like to receive for Teacher Appreciation Week.  While gift cards or school … [Read more...]

Teachers Help Small Things Grow: Teacher Appreciation Gift

I'm back with another great Teacher Appreciation Gift idea, this time it's all about flowers. Teachers help small things grow.  Don't you agree?  They spend the year cultivating and growing the minds of our little ones, helping them learn and grow throughout the year.  Show your teachers how grateful you are for all they do to with a simple flower seed bouquet, for under $5. Our school has a theme for each day of the week during Teacher Appreciation Week and this year one of the themes is … [Read more...]