Category Archives: Teacher Appreciation

Teacher Appreciation Week – Thanks for making my school year BRIGHT!

Bright Year - Teacher Appreciation Week |

Needed: -Light bulb jar -Candy -Tag The light bulb jar was found at my local Hobby Lobby. They usually cost approx. $1.47 each however they are on sale 50% off. WOOHOO!! This makes a quick sweet candy gift for that special teacher in you / child’s life. I filled it with my daughters teacher’s favorite…

Teacher Appreciation Week – Here’s the scoop! You’re a sweet teacher!

Here's the scoop - Teacher Appreciation Week |

Needed: -Ice cream Cup -Scoop -Candy -Tag -Bag The scoop is currently found in the $1.00 section of my local Target. Ice cream Cup was also found at Target but purchased a while ago. This makes a quick sweet candy gift for that special teacher in you / child’s life. I filled it with my…

Teacher Appreciation Week – I MENTO tell you thanks…. Mentos Gift


Tag reads “I MENTO tell you thanks for being such a great teacher” My son too wanted to give a little something to his teachers. Being a tweener- its uncool to be a teachers pet in middle school. But a little gift he still wanted to give. And this one he was excited by. It…

Teacher Appreciation Week- Teachers can’t live by apples alone….they need chocolate!


Teacher appreciation week is coming!! NEXT WEEK!!! This is a very simple gift   If you are in a pinch this works great –Gable boxes found at Michael’s. –Cut out apples on my silhouette machine. –Filled it with candy. That happen to be buy 1 get 1 free at Publix. –Add a tag…the tag says…

Class Gift – Teacher Appreciation


This was a very easy gift to make. We collected money from parents to purchase a gift card to the teachers favorite restaurant. Green bucket came from the 1.00 section of Target Floral Foam Kraft Paper Shreds from Dollar Tree Wood Skewers Favorite Gift Card Flowers were cut out on the silhouette. Green Gift card…

Our Teacher Appreciation Week 2012


Gable boxes found at Michael’s. Cut out apples on my silhouette machine. Filled it with candy. That happen to be buy 1 get 1 free at Publix.  The tag says “Teachers can’t live by apples alone, she needs chocolate too!” To play off the cliché of teachers and apples.   This is what we gave…

You’re the STAR of our ….. Gift Tag


I made this last week for my girlfriend for father’s day. I loved it so much I wanted to have a regular one too- because dad’s are the star of our family but so are others There are many ways you can use this tag.  I have included a few here. It would be a…

Thanks A Latte – take 2


The year is wrapping up. Only a few more days. I wanted to redo the “Thanks A Latte” gift. Since my kidlets are with new teachers and I haven’t given this gift to them yet. Starbucks cup, $5.00 gift card, filled it also with kisses and added cute stickers on the bottom of the kisses…

You’re an AWesome Dad!


Working on my father’s day basket still. Adding some of his favorite root beer. But to keep the tradition going for all the items in his basket having something clever and corny on it. Made a tag for his drinks. I love it so much, I think I am going to make some for some…

Thanks for helping me bloom – Teacher Appreciation Week 2011


This is the last gift my kids teachers will be getting. I followed the flower instructions from the website MADE. I loved out it came out. Chad sprayed them all. He is an even spray painter. I would have drips all over the silly thing. My best friend saved me a bunch of coke bottles….

Sweet Teacher candy bar – Teacher Appreciation 2011


Last minute gift. I made a wrapper similar to this for my children’s school PTA. It was on a much thinner candy bar that they gave out to all the teachers and staff this week. I wanted to have one myself that would fit a Hershey bar. I could use it at the end of…

Smart Cookie – Teacher Appreciation 2011


I found this great post for weddings– however I wanted to do another Smart Cookie for teacher appreciation week.  SEE OUR OTHER COOKIE POST. I loved how this looked like a cafe cookie. Very classy! I made the cookie recipe the wedding website suggested. I used a 1/4 cup measuring cup to make sure I…

Apple of our eye – Teacher Appreciation 2011


Isn’t that cute? We just got done making 101 of them!! That is ALOT. We volunteered to make one for the entire staff at our children’s school for the theme “apple” for that day. I can’t wait for them to get them tomorrow. You start off with the basic rice cereal treat recipe. 10 oz…

Grass is greener – Teacher Appreciation Week 2011


I got this idea from Eighteen 25‘s website. I loved the entire thing. So I wanted to do this for our children’s teachers and special staff for teacher appreciation week. I used mugs that came in new dishes set that I didn’t want. I am not a fan of mugs. I have my own special…

Mint to Teach – Teacher Appreciation Week 2011


Teacher Appreciation week is HERE!!  My favorite week. Here is one of the projects my kids are giving their teachers this week. I used plastic test tubes and mint candies. I already know I am going to get questions about where I got my test tubes. HAVE NO FEAR!! I will show you where I…

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