Easy Teacher Appreciation Gift Idea

teacher appreciation week

   ** Updated with new printable May 2, 2016** This week is Teacher Appreciation Week!   This is such a fun and quick idea for a gift for all those teachers in your life. And budget friendly too! Tip Junkie had the most adorable “smartie pants” Valentines and I really wanted to incorporate that idea into the gift for our special teachers.  I found this adorable glass jar at our

You’re The Bomb Valentine and Printable

You're the Bomb valentine

I am so excited to share a super cute homemade Valentine’s Day treat and free printable with you today. Some years we make homemade Valentines and some years we find adorable ready made ones. You really can’t go wrong with either one. But this year, you need to check out these You’re The Bomb valentines…. This little Valentine is super easy to make and I even

Free Printable Nativity Banner

Free Printable Nativity Banner | Uncommon Designs

Our free printable nativity banner is waiting for you! We are so glad that you are here today as part of this wonderful blog hop hosted by Hometalk and Country Living.Com!  It is the most wonderful time of the year and there is so much to do, so much to enjoy.  It is easy to overlook the real meaning of Christmas.  Things are busy, there

Cookies for Santa Free Printable Placemats

This year use this sweet Cookies for Santa Free Printable Placemat. So cute and your kids will love this tradition! | Uncommon Designs

Cookies for Santa have never been more cute! Does your family leave out milk and cookies for Santa on Christmas eve night?  This is one of our very favorite traditions during the holidays.  My girls are always very selective when leaving out said cookies and they are even more interested to see if Santa ate them all. He always does hence the big belly 😉

Printable Summer Bucket List

printable summer bucket list

Who is ready for summer? Making a summer bucket list is a long time family tradition in our family. A few summers ago,  my daughter made her own bucket list and loved it. So our sweet contributor Jennifer is here today with a fabulous Printable Summer Bucket List …

Teacher Appreciation Gift Printables


Ah yes, another school year is quickly coming to an end. Have you thought about a teacher gift yet? You don’t have to be super crafty or spend a lot of money to give them something both adorable and useful.These Teacher Appreciation Gift Printables are the perfect accent to a diy or store bought tote bag. They are “tote-lly” terrific! These fun printables were created

Easy Valentine Treat with Printable


I have a confession….candy is not always my favorite. Shhh! That will be our little secret. I do like some sweets, but usually mixed with something else. BUT…I love popcorn! I prefer the sweets, drizzled over the popcorn or mixed in. So I came up with an idea for an easy Valentine treat with a free printable that I want to share with you today. Easy

I Love You to Pieces Valentine Printable

Free Printable Valentine I Love You to Pieces by Uncommon Designs

It is almost Valentine’s Day!  I know that many of you stress this time of year about what your kiddos will hand out for their classroom party.  Fear not.. I have a great idea for you and it will look like you slaved over them.  Y’all know I’m all about cute and easy and that is exactly what you will find with these I Love

Happy New Year Printable


It is almost time to bid farewell to 2014! What a year it has been for our family. Lots of memories and laughs made this past year. It seems like as my children get older, the years speed up and you just want to freeze time. Sniff.Sigh. We like to capture a few memories each year on New Year’s Eve. One year we even made