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Warning! Reading this post may make you want to go laminating happy!! I say this because my husband laminated some paperwork for us so we could test out the Fellowes Saturn2 95 Laminator I received to facilitate this giveaway. When he was done, he was all “What else can we laminate? Here, give me your…

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I received a Back to School Pack from Lovable Labels. This was perfect timing for us since my middle child is heading to school for the first time. She has tons of Back to School items, and she loves each and every thing she has. I’m sure she would be devastated to lose anything, so this…

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Our oldest son is going into high school this year. Our youngest will be in Kindergarten. And, then there’s our middle son who will be in 4th grade. Seriously, I cannot believe it! As many other parents on the first day of school, we take a picture of our boys. I saw the cute signs…

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Most of us are ALWAYS looking for an ingenious and cost effective teacher gift.  Frames are always a nice touch. Even putting a gift card or class picture can really make a gift to remember. You can decorate this in so many ways. I chose a simple ribbon with the 1st letter of the teacher’s last…

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Children going into kindergarten can be filled with all sorts of emotions, and for parents, it can be just the same. You may be nervous, excited, and curious about what the year holds just as they are. Like most parents, you might be wondering what you can do to prepare your child for kindergarten. The…

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There are so many things to do before school starts. I don’t know about you but if I don’t make a list of what needs done, it won’t happen. Here is a simple checklist of items to mark off your list so you can stay ahead of the game this summer! ✓ Purchase medications for…

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[print_link] There is nothing worse than wracking your brain for the “perfect” teacher gift. I have gone the easy route lately and given gift cards. The great basket is made of all things teacher related that most of us have around the house or can buy on the cheap! Print these Sweet Sayings labels to…

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I was recently interviewed by a local news station on saving money for back to school. One question that came up was saving money on clothes. Now, we typically only purchase one new outfit for our boys for back to school. Since it starts to cool down here within a month, buying a lot of…

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With the millions of crayons laying around the kids craft area in the basement my oldest and I made a cute teacher gift to bring to preschool. Supplies Needed Can Crayons Hot glue Scissors DIY Instructions Take the wrapper off of the can. Start placing crayons evenly around the can. Attaching each with hot glue. Give…

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[print_link] An easy end of the year “thank you” gift for teachers. You probably have all of the supplies to make this gift. Add a label to fancy it up a bit. Lemonade Treat Supplies Bottle of water Single serve packet of drink mix Label DIY Instructions Add a label bent to fit over the lid…

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