Sunday, August 5, 2012

Shop 'Til I Drop, Giveaway Shoutouts, and Bunting Winners!!

Happy Sunday Friends!,

Whew!! It is tax free weekend in Florida & I have taken full advantage!! I thought this would be the perfect time to link up with Kristen from Ladybug's Teacher Files to share some of my school shopping finds!
I warn you...this is a long post!
All I have to say is...I. NEED...TO...GO...BACK...TO...WORK!! Why? Because I'm broke from all of this shopping!
Here are some school related items I have bought lately:
I finally scored this treasure chest! My local Walmart didn't have it, so I stopped at a Walmart on the way to the beach the other day and there it was!!! I almost did a happy dance!
I also found these pirate bags for my students that I couldn't find at my local Walmart either!:
20 bags for $1= Great deal for me!
I have been having some shopping fun on Teachers Pay Teachers lately too. Here are some awesome goodies that I have purchased to begin the school year:
Do you have some great shopping finds? Hurry up and link up with Kristen at Ladybug's Teacher Files. It's only open for a few more days!

I'm also blogging over at Endless Pinabilities today!!
Head on over there in a few hours & check out my post of some fun and functional back to school pins!! 
There are a bunch of great giveaways going on out there in Blog Land!
Primary Pizzazz is having a 100 follower giveaway!
1 winner will receive a $25 TPT gift certificate & Amazon gift card!!
Amy from The Resource(ful) Room is having a Shabby Apple Dress Giveaway!!
They have some adorable dresses so head over to Amy's blog & check out this giveaway!
Fancy Free in Fourth is having a 300 follower giveaway!!
She is giving away several prizes from various bloggers!
An Apple for the Teacher is having a 100 follower giveaway!!
She is giving away a $10 Target gift card & some units from other bloggers.
Angie at Rulin' the Roost is giving away $80 to spend at Vistaprint!! I *heart* Vistaprint!!
Second Grade Perks is having a huge giveaway with a ton of prizes from various bloggers!
Second Grade Perks
Amber at Synonym Rolls and Antonym Moments is giving away a 31 Utility Tote (I so want to win this!! It's even in my favorite 31 design!)
Finally in First is having a 2000 follower mega giveaway with 24 winners!!!
Hurry it ends tonight!!
Fourth Grade Flipper is giving away a $25 Amazon Gift Card!!
Literacy and Laughter is giving away a $30 Target gift card!
and finally...
Yay Third Grade is giving away one of my Erin Condren Planner!! Don't miss out!!
Here are the 2 winners of the personalized buntings for your classroom...
The first winner is:
The next winner is:
Eden from Teaching in Flats!!

I'll be in touch ladies to discuss what you want your buntings to say. 
Have a Super Sunday!!,


  1. You got some great finds! I went to Kohls today and got a pair of black pants! HAHA! I need more shcool clothes but it was so picked over:( We had tax free weekend here too!

    Tonya’s Treats for Teachers

  2. I know what you mean about needing to be back to work (so your wallet can take a break!)...your purchases from TpT look exciting! I purchased a few of those same packets, and now need to get some more color ink & laminating sheets...darn!
    Thanks so much for the shout out, Lisa!
    Synonym Rolls & Antonym Moments

  3. I have that treasure chest too!! I love it - I'm using it for my big books :)

    Thanks for sharing all these great giveaways!

    T.G.I.F. (Thank God it's First Grade!)

  4. Oh my gosh!! I am so excited that I won!!!! W00t W00t!


  5. I'm drooling for a 31 Utility Tote....and loving your new TPT buys!
    Michelle @ Smitten With First

  6. You found some cute things! Lots of great giveaways going on!
    Conversations in Literacy

  7. I love it when we can buy things to match our themes. Great buying on the treasure chest.

    The Paper Maid

  8. Awesome post! I'm going to be busy entering all of these give always!

  9. Hi Lisa, thanks for stopping by my blog. I'm a new follower of yours! Where in Walmart did you find that great treasure chest? I'm looking for one!

    primary practice

  10. PIRATES!!!! YES!!!!!!!!!
    My new classroom theme is pirates, so, you are instantaneously one of my new favorite blogs to follow! :) As a new blogger, the links help me get connected so much easier, so thanks! :)
    I'd be so flattered if you stopped by my blog and followed my pirate-palooza! :)Thanks again for the links to some really great things! :)
    Your 'matey' in education,