School Money Labels Download Available

I am all about convenience. I mean I like things to be neat and organized but most of the time fail miserably. How I want them in my head sometimes doesn't agree with the way my family sees things. Can anyone else relate? A few years ago I included some of these school money labels as part of my Back to School series year 2012. To this day this simple task has become one of my favorite things … [Read more...]

{Christmas in July} Thanks “Snow Much” Card | #cards4love

Hi everyone and thanks for stopping by today for a visit. As I told you in this post here I am participating in the #cards4love event where crafters of all areas are invited to make cards for the troops and or children of St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. For the details of how you can participate and where to send your cards view this blog post here. I decided to create some thank … [Read more...]

♥ One Smart Cookie ~ Teacher Appreciation Gift with Free Printable!

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 4 - 8 and what better way to say thanks than with a fresh baked cookie?  Well, I'm sure teachers of all areas can think of better ways but I thought it would be a fun way to share a bit of sweetness. I created these little tags to share so feel free to download this free printable here. {personal use only} If you search on google or pinterest "smart cookie" … [Read more...]

♥ Simple Happy Easter Tags || Free Printable

I love tags! I love them attached to little goodie bags, gifts and packages.  Maybe it stems from my love of Valentine's day and exchanging little cards way back in elementary school.  I think they are cooooool! When my super sweet mother-in-law went to baking up over 600 cookies (yes, six hundred) and packaged them in cute little Easter cello bags I designed this simple little card to attach … [Read more...]

Halloween Tags {Free Printable}

Each year I like to create a little tag to go along with my Halloween Treats to hand out to my co-workers and friends as well as ones for Spencer's classmates. Here are the ones I created this year. Enjoy!    I created two sizes including a postcard size and business card size.   I keep on hand a box of the Avery Postcards #5389 and Avery Business Cards #8371 for printing this size … [Read more...]

{Handmade Printed Valentines} with Free Printable

Valentines Day is one of my favorite holidays -- I just love all of the red, white, pink and sweet stuff. When I was a kid - I used to dream about the valentine's day exchanges.  Silly maybe but it was an important event in a kid's life. Right? These days there are so many ideas for valentine's day those you can exchange with your friends - from cards to gifts the possibilities are … [Read more...]

Lunch Box Notes

My big guy just started 1st grade and wants to take his lunch every day.  So every morning mom (that’s me) is packing his lunch to enjoy during his day.  This year I thought it would be fun to tuck a little note inside for him to see when he opens up his lunch kit.  His reading is getting better and better so I think he may be able to read some of the sweet notes mom shares.  I turned to Google to … [Read more...]

Pencil Valentines with [Cutie Cupid Tag] Free Printable

Creating just the "right" class valentine is hard work especially with a 6 year old little boy who has his own opinions of what he wants his valentines to look like.  I jokingly told him (but I was somewhat serious) that "your older brother never did this to me, he always liked my valentine ideas." -- ha!  He's a chip off of the old block and loves to throw out crafting ideas.  Remember his … [Read more...]

{Halloween} Treat Bag Toppers with Free Printable

Hi everyone -- I hope you aren't getting too terribly bored with my Halloween Treat bag ideas -- but Halloween 2012 is almost over and I'll move onto Thanksgiving.  I think everyone loves to get a treat and if it's in a special little package that makes it every sweeter, right?!  Here are the goodie bags Spencer and I made for his friends in his class this year.  I'll send these with him on Oct. … [Read more...]

Quick Card….

Yesterday I showed you the altered journals I created for Spencer's teacher and classroom aide {view those here} and today I wanted to share the little cards I created to go along with the gift.  I had him write his name in the lower section.   Simple. simple. simple is what these cards are…..:) Each card measures 3.50 x 7" folded in half (making it a 3.50" x 3.50" card).  Supplies: Blue … [Read more...]