Jun 052014
Free Printable Thank You Cards for Teachers 2014 Edition

These free printable thank you cards are a sweet way to thank a special teacher in your life.  Some of them even come with matching printable envelopes. Here are four cards from JuneLily that have a fresh, clean design:   Over at Seven Clown Circus they’ve designed a thank you card and matching gift tags: I love this […]

Sep 202013
Daily Routines for Kids

Routines are a life raft for me in the chaotic world of parenting.  I’ve created a routine checklist for my daughter’s before school, after school and after dinner tasks, and the link for it is at the bottom of this post if you’d like to download it and customize it. Before using a checklist, I […]

Jan 132013
Free Printable 2013 Calendars

There are lots of great free printable 2013 calendars available right now.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m a big fan of electronic calendars, like the Google Calendar that I use for my weekly and monthly calendars, but there’s no question that actual, paper calendars are really handy as well. Every year I print out a […]

Jun 282012
Crafty Thursday: 5 Best Fourth Of July Crafts

I’ve been looking for something festive to make for Independence Day and I compiled this list of the 5 best Fourth of July crafts I found.  Now, by “best” I don’t mean most-amazing-ever, I just mean simple, cheap, and fun. Let’s start with simple.  Super simple.  Amanda’s Parties To Go created these fun, free printable […]

Jun 132012
Crafty Thursday: Homemade Coupon Book for Father's Day

Looking for a heartfelt, low-cost gift for Father’s Day?  Make a coupon book for the special dad in your life!  The coupon book itself is free to make, and you can decide whether the coupons inside are no-cost (“1 Free Hug,” “1 Game Chess”), or low cost (“1 Dozen Homemade Cookies,” “1 Matinee Movie”). The […]

Jun 052012
Travel Checklists Part III: Kids

Vacations run much smoother when you haven’t forgotten to pack some of your kids’ gear.  Here is a customizable, free packing checklist for kids and parents to use so that nothing is left behind when you go on vacation.  It includes often forgotten items like a thermometer and Children’s Tylenol (which can potentially save you […]