custom apron for my son's teacher, and while it was very cute, it was also a lot of work. I needed something easier this year. And inexpensive, since we have several teachers to thank.
Amy Locurto posted a cute idea a few weeks back on her blog, Living Locurto. I loved that it was simple, inexpensive, and looked nice. AND, assuming my kids didn't kill it on the bus before school, their teachers even got a flower to plant.
I found the cute little watering cans at Dollar Tree for--you guessed it-- a dollar. The plants were a six-pack at Walmart for under $2. I had tissue paper on hand that I used to keep the plants from moving around in the can. The ribbon was from my stash. And I downloaded the adorable labels right from Amy's website Amy Locurto's cute tags. That brought each gift in at under $1.50. I'm thinking that I should probably recognize Sunday School and Primary teachers too! It IS Mother's Day, afterall. Now if I can just keep the flowers alive until Sunday...