End of year Teacher Gifts

*This post may contain affiliate links. With the end of school comes end of year teacher gifts and student gifts! I know they receive more cups, and mugs than they can handle. So I’ve gone the gift card route. I still wanted it to feel personal. So I used my die similar to this card holder die. &amp;amp;lt;br /&amp;amp;gt;&amp;lt;br /&amp;gt;&lt;br /&gt;<br /> … Read More

How to make an origami butterfly

I thought these little guys would be the perfect finishing touch to our end of the year teacher gifts. Here’s a step by step how to make an origami butterfly: *TIP: If you have wording on one side, that part should end up under the triangle you end up with in step 3. Only 1 side will be shown when the … Read More

End of year student gifts

With the last day of school comes the end of year student gifts and teacher gifts. Now with 2 little ones in school, they each have about 21 kids in each class, That’s 42 kids folks!! I was trying to think of something they could use to have a little fun, and hopefully not get thrown away (at least not the … Read More

No Candy Valentine’s Card

No Candy Valentine’s Card What do you do when you don’t want to give candy to your kids class? After going back and forth with different ideas, we figured why not a game of Tic Tac Toe?!  Lucky for us too because we also received a letter (3 days before their class is to pass out the cards), from the school … Read More

How to make a tissue flower

Party Decoration

Hi friends, Not only do we have Thanksgiving and Christmas we are getting ready for on our plate, around here, we are getting ready to celebrate a special little sassy soon to be 8 year old girl’s birthday!! We usually have it somewhere else, but man those places are getting expensive. So we have decided to have it at home this year. YIKES! … Read More

GNI DIY Nail Night

If you follow me on facebook, then you know I scored some nail polish at an awesome deal (A $12 Money Maker to be exact-Happy Dance!!), you’d also know I’ve been under the weather. So, while my hubby and one teen daughter went to the movies (midnight showing of Star Trek *I won’t mention how they almost couldn’t go because

Kiddos Bedroom Transformation: Hair Bow and Headband Holders

I was browsing through JoAnn’s one day and I saw these cute little wood pieces, and knew there was SOMETHING I could do with them, but what… well, I have a tendancy to buy things KNOWING I will find a use for it later.  Funny thing is I actually usually do (but I won’t say HOW much later it sometimes takes)! The … Read More