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"Orange you glad it's Friday?" - Adorable FREE printables!! Make cute little gifts for teachers, coworkers, and friends! : )

“Orange You Glad It’s Friday” – free printables!

February 18, 2015

Friday is everybody’s favorite day of the week, right?! I mean, I work every day of the week, and I still get psyched every Friday. ; ) It’s just a magical, awesome kind of day. Let’s celebrate it with a fun free printable that you can use to make …

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Awesome FREE teacher appreciation cards {for the holidays!} #freeprintable #teacherappreciation #chickabug

FREE teacher appreciation cards {for the holidays!}

December 9, 2014

Awhile back, I made some free printable teacher appreciation cards, poking fun at Pinterest (with love!) and all of the over-the-top, craftiest-mom-on-Earth ideas that you see featured there. The whole idea is that you might want to make a super-crafty present, but let’s be real – grabbing …

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Quick and easy ideas for a little back to school party!

Links I’m Loving: Easy back to school party!

August 29, 2014

Why not throw a little party for your kiddos to celebrate going back to school! Or if school has already started where you live, why not celebrate a successful first few days or weeks? Any day is a good excuse to throw a party, in …

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Ideas for back to school

Links I’m Loving: Back To School

August 8, 2014

I can’t believe it’s already time for back to school! Here are some fun ideas so you can kick off the year with a little celebration: Ball jar “apple for the teacher” gift by The 36th Avenue Easy back to school cupcakes by Dukes & Duchesses Apple pretzels by Make …

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Graduation and end-of-school ideas

Links I’m Loving: Graduation and end-of-school ideas

May 16, 2014

It’s that time again… the end of the school year!! Here are some great ideas for graduation parties and end-of-school celebrations: Graduation cap candy pops by Bakerella – these were an instant classic when Bakerella introduced them in 2009. Who could resist them?! They’re so …

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Free printable last day of school signs - EVERY grade in FOUR colors!

FREE printable last day of school signs 2014

April 3, 2014

I can’t believe it’s already time for this year’s last day of school signs!! But sure enough, here they are! : ) These match last year’s signs, but with an exciting upgrade… this year, there’s a sign for every grade, in all four colors! The printable …

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Free printable after school questions - conversation starters to get your kids talking after school : )

FREE printable after school questions

October 9, 2013

At the end of the school day, it’s so easy to fall into the “how was your day?” routine. That’s what I was usually asked when I was a kid, and I’m pretty sure my answer was always “fine” or “ok.” There might’ve been plenty …

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How to make a chalkboard canvas - an easy & inexpensive craft project or party favor! #rainbowparty #artparty

How to make a chalkboard artist’s canvas

August 12, 2013

If you’re looking for an easy, inexpensive, yet impressive party favor for an art or rainbow party – or a DIY project for back-to-school, or a cute gift for any kid – I have such a great idea for you!! It’s courtesy of my amazing …

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Free teacher appreciation cards from Chickabug - cute and funny! : )

FREE teacher appreciation cards

April 11, 2013

Here’s a confession: Even though I blog about crafting all the time, I have to admit – I’m really not good at planning ahead when it’s time to give gifts. I’ll want to make a big, impressive, straight-from-the-heart homemade craft project, but run out of time and end up grabbing a gift …

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Free printable last day of school signs for 2013!

FREE printable last day of school signs 2013

April 8, 2013

I know it’s early, but I didn’t want to make you wait – here are some last day of school signs for you!! They’re similar to last year’s signs, except in fun chevron stripes instead of polka dots, so your 2013 pictures will match your …

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