Printable Bookmarks + Bookplates


Back to School season is in full-swing. Many of us have already sent our kids back and others of us are still preparing for the big day. To coordinate with the Back to School Reading Log I shared with you and to continue on with the book theme, I have two more freebies today- printable bookmarks and bookplates! The inspiration for this comes from Dr. Seuss. Don't you just love this quote? It's one of my favorites. And here are the bookplates: You can click HERE to download both of these … [Read more...]

Creative Clipboards


Are you looking for a fun idea to give your kid's teachers for back-to-school? How about making some creative clipboards?! You can purchase plain clipboards at WalMart for around $1 each, so this is a very affordable, very fun craft. Get your kids involved if you'd like- they will love it too! Decorating and personalization ideas are endless, so grab some supplies and get creative! Here are some of our favorite creative clipboards: WashiTape Chalkboard Clipboard from A Pumpkin & A … [Read more...]

Monarch Butterflies Craft and Activity Book


Any fans of Eric Carle in the house???  The book I want to highlight today happens to be my youngest son's favorite book right now. Even at age two, Mason can recite this book word-for-word and he absolutely loves it. Have you read "The Very Hungry Caterpillar"? Years ago the kids and I were playing outside and my 2 youngest children at the time (ages 3 and 2) were fascinated by all the butterflies flying around. So with the help of some of my old teaching resources, I put together a fun … [Read more...]

Free mason jar teacher gift tags

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It's almost here. I can taste it. The end of the school year is finally within reach! Quite honestly though, I have mixed emotions.  I treasure the quiet time when my kids are at school, but I'm so looking forward to not fighting over getting homework done, having to get them to places, etc. Where do you stand on your feelings of school being over? I do, however, absolutely love their teachers and think they do an amazing job at helping my kids grow.  I asked on Facebook a little while b … [Read more...]

Teacher Appreciation Week Ideas


Only one more week of school for us here in Arizona, which means it's time to show those awesome teachers just how much you appreciate them! I've seen so many cute teacher appreciation week ideas and today I'd like to share some of my favorites. Take a look: 1. Make your own Personalized Notepad from How Does She? 2. Give your teacher a Decorated Goody Box from Eighteen25 3. Water Bottle teacher gift with Printable from Lisa Storms 4. Take Note teacher gift from The Teacher … [Read more...]