Back to School Teacher Gift: Apple Post It Note + Printable

I can’t believe that in some states, school has already started!! We don’t go back until the last week of August, so I’ve still got some time to play with my kids before they are gone all day again.  When I saw this cute Apple post-it note dispenser, I thought it would be a great Back to School Teacher gift for my kids teachers. Every teacher needs post it notes, right?  And it’s tradition to give your teacher an apple…

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Emily at The Benson Street organized a handful of bloggers to share some fun back to school ideas! See the bottom of this post for a sneak peek at those projects!

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