Light Up Christmas Sign Tutorial

Christmas Light Up Sign Tutorial

I decided to change up our mantel this Christmas after finding this marquee sign on Pinterest.  I was determined to create my own. Then I realized it’s a little more than I wanted to take on.  I’m more of a DSYer (Do SOME Yourself) than a DIYer.  Yes, I’m coining a new phrase.  I think it describes my abilities perfectly.  So I set out to find something I could put together to get the light-up effect I wanted without starting from scratch.

I headed to Hobby to Lobby and found just what I was looking for. Continue reading “Light Up Christmas Sign Tutorial”

Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas

Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas

Teacher Appreciation Week is coming up and I thought I’d share some ideas to show your child’s teacher just how much you appreciate them putting up with your child.  Seriously, God bless teachers.  I have no idea how they handle all those children without losing it on a daily basis.  I totally understand why you see teachers at Happy Hour on Fridays.  Teachers are definitely special people, especially those (like my Mom) who use their own resources and work countless hours after school to make sure their students succeed.

Here are a few ideas to show your appreciation. Continue reading “Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas”