20 Mother’s Day Gifts and Printables

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

Mother’s Day is just around the corner.  Breakfast in bed, homemade cards… such a fun day!

To make life easier for you, we’ve searched the web for our favorite Mother’s Day gifts and printables.  We know you’ll love them!

For more ideas, jump over to our Mother’s Day Pinterest board.

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

20 Mother’s Day Gifts and Printables

DIY Jewelry Dish from The Crafting Chicks

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

DIY Pin Tucked Apron from Delia Creates

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

Silhouettes in Photoshop from The Crafting Chicks

20 Mom's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

“Soda-lighted” basket from Lolly Jane

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

Handprint Flowers from Designer Trapped in a Lawyer’s Body

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

DIY Magnets from Sundaesins

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

Personalized Photo Jewelry from The Crafting Chicks

20 Mom's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

DIY Brag Books from eighteen25

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

Mom’s Emergency Stash from eighteen25

20 Mom's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

I’m a MOM, what’s your super power? from All Things Thrifty

20 Mom's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

 

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these printables!

Handprint Flowers Printable from The Crafting Chicks

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these DIY gifts!

You’re the BALM! from Smart School House

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these printables!

Thumbprint Family Tree from Day 2 Day Super Mom

20 Mom's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these printables!

Breakfast Menu printable from Home by Heidi

20 Mom's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these printables!

Mother’s Day Coupons from Skip to my Lou

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these printables!

You ‘worm’ my heart from Mommy Envy

20 Mom's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these printables!

Printable Tag and Gift Idea from The Crafting Chicks

20 Mom's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these printables!

Best Mom Ever Medallion from No Biggie

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these printables!

Questionnaire free printable from The Crafting Chicks

20 Mother's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these printables!

DIY Silhouette Wall Art from The Crafting Chicks

20 Mom's Day Gifts and Printables - I love these printables!

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Monogram Marquee Teacher Gift

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In 5th grade my teacher had a crazy last name that we couldn’t remember or pronounce so we called her Mrs. K. I’m still a huge fan of these marquee lights by Heidi Swapp and I’m pretty sure any teacher would love to a get a monogram marquee. They are just so fun! You can pick up the lights at Michael’s (don’t forget your 40% off coupon!). They have every letter as well as a star, pennant, &, and an arrow. Each letter or shape, comes with a template, lights and the bulbs. All you’ll need to provide are 2 AAA batteries and paper. Trace around the template on the paper and punch out the holes with a standard hole punch. Put it back together and light it up! Whether or not you have a teacher with a hard to pronounce name this monogram marquee teacher gift will be a hit!   Pin It

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Be Brave & Be Kind Foil Print with Heidi Swapp’s Minc Machine

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I was so excited to try out Heidi Swapp’s Minc Machine…and see what all the Rage was!  Believe me, I can see why everyone is loving it.  It takes regular prints to a whole new level.  So fancy schmancy.  I love the foil look.  I was amazed at how many foil colors you can find in Heidi Swapp’s Minc line.  Pinks, blues, golds, silvers, and more! I love the quote from the new Cinderella movie, “Have Courage and Be Kind”  I made a spin off to fit my design… “BE KIND & BE BRAVE.”  It is such a good reminder.  I made these prints for my girls room “Be Brave, Be Kind.”   They loving having this message displayed.  Using the Minc Machine took the prints from drab to fab. How I used the Minc Machine with my Print: (each machine will come with instructions as well) Make sure your print is printed on a laser printer.  I have an [Read More…]

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Mother’s Day Gift Card Package Giveaway!

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Mother’s Day is fast approaching. Sometimes it can be hard to find the perfect gift for your Mom, and the other Mother figures in your life. A woman doesn’t have to be a mother to have a great impact on others. So today we want to celebrate all women who nurture, care for and serve others…be it in their families or outside their families. What better way to celebrate these women than spending a fun day out together. A day on the town doing a little bit of shopping, eating, crafting and looking for home decor? Several of us bloggers pooled our resources together to be able to bring you this giveaway. We want to thank you for following along with us! We also want to be able to celebrate YOU! The Lucky winner will be getting one of the following gift cards for themselves and one set for a friend! $50 Texas Roadhouse $50 Home Goods $50 Sephora $50 [Read More…]

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Father’s Day Handprint Tree 2015

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  This Father’s Day Handprint Tree has become one of the most requested posts for this time of year. In fact, I’m always surprised how early you all start asking for this. This year I went a little more simple with the frame but added in a different tree to give you a few more options.  I think that I’ll have my three girls just add their hands wherever they want on the tree. Usually I try to stage it a bit but they are getting old enough that they can just place their hands and then it has more of their touch to it. If you have questions on how to do this please refer back to previous Father’s Day Handprint trees like: 2012 Father’s Day Handprint Tree 2013 Father’s Day Handprint Tree and 2014 Father’s Day Handprint Tree For the 2015 version download below All printables are property of The Crafting Chicks, LLP. For personal noncommercial use only. [Read More…]

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5 Teacher Gifts Under $10

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As part of our Michael’s Makers Challenge this month I came up with 5 teacher gifts that cost under $10! I loved this challenge, because teachers do so much for our kids and I feel strongly that appreciation should be given, but I don’t have a lot of cash to spend. Gift #1 is this fun milk jar caddy! I already had the glass milk jars in my cart when I found this little caddy in the wood section of the store. Three of the milk jars fit perfectly! I painted it with the chalky finish paint by Americana Decor and then used the brown wax to finish it off. The jars don’t come with lids, but there are packs of lids to go with them in the same area. I used washi tape to cover the white lids. It was so easy to do and gives such a fun look to the boring white lids. Fill the jars with [Read More…]

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Free High Fives Teacher Gift

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Hello! I’m back with another teacher gift idea. I was looking for something that wasn’t the typical teacher gift…no apples, no schools supplies, but still exuded teacher when I thought of this saying from a Salty Bison sign (that isn’t currently available). Teacher are the best encouragers! And what student wouldn’t love knowing that their teacher has a unlimited stash of High Fives to give out! That’s how this free high fives teacher gift idea came to be. First, I picked up this ornamental frame thing from Michael’s. I see them all the time but never knew how to use them…until I thought of the chalkboard. I spray painted the outside and waited for it to dry. Once dry, I taped it off and rolled on some chalkboard paint. It will take a couple coats to get it covered really well. Then I seasoned the chalkboard by rubbing chalk all over and wiping off. Then wrote the saying. I love [Read More…]

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Mother’s Day Handprint Flower Free Printable

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Here is this year’s Mother’s Day Handprint Flower Printable. For the last couple years I’ve offered you a couple options for this printable so you can document those cute little hands for all the Mother’s in your child’s life.  I went a little more simple with the design this year and I hope you all like it.  For ideas on how to use this printable, you can check out the Mother’s Day Handprint Flowers from 2013 Or the Mother’s Day Handprint Flowers for 2014 Whatever you do make sure you take time to show love to all those who mother your child.  And hopefully you men out there will find this printable and make it for the women in your life.  I know I would be so excited if my husband made one of these for me. (hint hint!) Here’s the download for the 3 stem option And here is the 4 stem option All printables are property of The [Read More…]

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30 Summer Salads that we know you’ll love

30 Yummy Salads - Chicken Salads, Pasta Salads, Salads with Acovado... So many great recipes!

Summer Salads just might be one of my most favorite things!  There are so many variations to choose from!  So crisp, so fresh, so yummy, so many salads to choose from!  Today we’re sharing 30 of our most favorite Salads for you to try this Summer.  We think you’ll love them as much as we do! What are you waiting for? Start tonight! For more yummy recipes jump over to our Salad Pinterest Board. 30 Summer Salads 1- Peachy Cobb from Lemon Tree Dwelling 2- Pomegranate Pecan and Pecan Salad with Poppyseed Dressing from Crème de la Crumb 3- Harvest Cobb from Damn Delicious  4- Fruit Salad from Super Healthy Kids 5- Skinny Chopped Veggie Salad from The Wicked Noodle 6- Strawberry Dressing from The 36th Avenue 7- Strawberry Cucumber Salad from Life Created 8- Lemon Berry Salad from Oh, Sweet Basil 9- Broccoli Cauliflower Salad from Chef in Training 10- Blackberry, Bacon and Blue Cheese Salad from Lemon Tree Dwelling [Read More…]

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Teacher Appreciation Giveaway

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Teacher Appreciation Week is the first full week in May. I am work with some of the most talented bloggers to bring an entire month of amazing teacher appreciation gift ideas your teacher will love. Please skip on over to Skip to my Lou to see how we celebrate our teachers! We love our teachers and YOU so much we are giving you a chance to win the most amazing prize package. Yes, you will win TWO of everything….one for you and one for your favorite teacher. Show your Appreciation Giveaway {1 for you and 1 for your favorite teacher}!   One lucky winner and their favorite teacher will receive… 2 101 Kids Activity Books filled with tutorials and crafts kids will love! 2 Silhouette CAMEOS Machines (one for you, one for your teacher). The creative possibilities with the new Silhouette CAMEO® are endless. Michaels gift cards $500 each, you read that right! That is a total of $1,000 in [Read More…]

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