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North Pole Breakfast 2019 – Free Elf on the Shelf Printables

We started our North Pole Breakfast tradition 8 years ago. I can still remember the look on my kids faces as they saw what their elf had created. Since then I have created three different North Pole Breakfast printable sets, and just reused them over the years. The jig is up at our house and I never in a million years thought I would be sad about not having that silly Elf on the Shelf move every night. The good news is, they specifically asked if we were still have a North Pole Breakfast. Uhmm, yeah we are! I’m fairly certain it’s because it is the only time they are allowed candy for breakfast.  They are pre-teens and I have to accept any win I can, no matter how small. 

North Pole Breakfast 2019

In order to pass the torch to my bestie and her two sweet girls, I completely redesigned the North Pole Breakfast printable set this year and added some adorable stuff along the way.

North Pole Breakfast Sign

I wanted this years set to be simple and whimsical.  I used my favorite deep red and cute Christmas icons to create the North Pole Breakfast Sign and designed the rest from there.

Instead of a letter, this set includes this adorable postcard from your Elf on the Shelf. All of the text is editable so your elf can personalize the postcard themselves using Adobe Reader (a free program).

North Pole Breakfast Favor Tag

Along with the editable postcard, this set also includes an editable favor tag and printable Christmas wish list that your Elf on the Shelf can bring back to Santa.

North Pole Breakfast Directional Sign

My absolute favorite part of the whole set are these adorable North Pole Directional Signs and small snowball labels. They were a last minute add, but I think they make the whole set.

North Pole Breakfast Printable

I hope our printable North Pole Breakfast set inspires you to create your own tradition with your family.

Here is a link to the 2019 Printable North Pole Breakfast Set and a list of all the products we used.

Pottery Barn Kids – Placemats, Charger, Santa Plate, Napkins, Glittery Cup
Walmart – White Santa Mug
Target – Candy Containers

Not what your looking for? We also created three other sets that might suit your needs.

Thanks for stopping by!

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Gift Ideas for Boys – The Ultimate Tween Boy Gift Guide

Tween boys, possibly harder to shop for than teenage girls. We searched the internet and went through list of past presents that we loved in order to create the best list of gift ideas for boys. Our tween boys gift guide covers your gamer boy, sports guy, outdoor enthusiasts or skater boy gift ideas.

Boys Gift Ideas for Gamer

  1. Game System Travel Bag – Keep your game system safe while traveling to your friends for a Fortnite game party (it’s a thing).
  2. Cable Bites  – Adorable animal cord protectors saves your charging cables from breaking where the cord meets the plug.
  3. Nintendo Switch Lite – The Nintendo Switch Lite system plays the library of Nintendo Switch games that work in handheld mode.
  4. Batteries for controllers – Say goodbye to buying tons of AA batteries. This set comes with a High Speed Docking Station and 2 Rechargeable Battery Packs.
  5. Gamer hoodie – Eat Sleep Game hoodie comes in an array of colors
  6. Tripod – If you’re sons dream is to become a “famous YouTuber” this flexible tripod with wireless remote shutter will certainly come in handy
  7. Charging Cables – My son is a black belt in losing and breaking cords, this year he’s getting a whole pack so he stops stealing mine
  8. Pacman Machine – The OG arcade machine. Outrun the ghosts and collect Pac-Dots with this 4ft tall replica of the original
  9. HP Chromebook – Part laptop and part tablet the touchscreen chromebook is great for gaming, school work or streaming
  10. Fortnite Jenga – for when you need your gamer to do something else beside game
  11. Sueded slippers – Extra Thick Faux fur lining and Indoor/outdoor rubber sole make these the go-to lounge slippers
  12. Charging Station – No more cluttered cables or crazy bunch of chargers. This charging station keeps all your tech together in one place.
Gift Ideas for Nature Loving Boy

Boys Gift Ideas for Outdoors Type Boys

  1. Under Armor Sweatshirt – Bright orange hoodie to keep them seen while headed to the woods
  2. Fishing lures – This laded swim jigs belong in every bass angler’s arsenal. Cabela’s has the best selection of lures for snagging any fish.
  3. Hammock – Lightweight nylon hammock with carrying bag, two heavy duty carabiners and two tree straps can hold up to 500lbs
  4. Fishing pole – Update the old snoopy fishing pole with this Shakespeare® Ugly Stik® GX2™ Youth Spinning Combo
  5. Walkie talkies – We have had these long range 2 way radio for years. The kids love to take them in the woods or use them to chat with the neighbors .
  6. Camouflage Hat – Realtree camo hat with stag horn logo
  7. Pop-Top Mittens – Hot shot fleece mittens in realtree camouflage. These mittens are a great for outdoor lovers who enjoy hunting and fishing.
  8. Carhartt hat – ribbed knit beanie with logo 
  9. Paintball gun – Great for playing tag in the woods or at your local paintball facility
  10. Headlamb – Whether building forts in the woods or playing night time tag these rechargeable headlamps make great stocking stuffers
  11. GoPro – Durable waterproof camera to capture all of the your tweens outdoor adventures
  12. GoPro Accessories – Bundle Set that includes everything you need for your GoPro – cases, straps, varies mounting brackets and more!
  13. Slackline – This slackline kit includes 1 Main line 2 Training line, Ratchets and tree protector to create your own an outdoor adventure park
Skater Boy Gift Ideas

Gift Ideas for Skater Boys

  1. Razor – The Razor A5 lux kick is a step up from the original and perfectly suited for growing boys
  2. Inline Skate – Adjustable size, hard structure inline skates are great for new skaters with their high ankle support
  3. Paradise Box Boys Hoodie – If you haven’t shopped at Tilly it’s a boarders’ paradise for sweet threads. Including this exclusive Diamond Supply Hoodie
  4. Skateboard Sticker – Spitfire Wheels Green Fireball Skateboard Sticker 
  5. Grind Rail – Turn your driveway into the ultimate skate park with this durable grind rail. Ideal for skateboarding, scooter tricks, snowboarding
  6. Vans – Classic van checkerboard pattern with updated gray and black color scheme
  7. Skateboard ramp – Great beginner jump ramp for skateboarding, scooters, rollerblades, & BMX bikes
  8. Razor RipStick Electric – the RipStik Electric unleashes a continuous flow of surf and snowboard inspired action
  9. Skateboard Wall Hook – Hang your skateboard anywhere along your wall and display it as a work of art!
  10. Helmet & pad set – Protect your little guy while he is learning new trick with this set of protective gear
  11. Trucker Hat – RVCA Sphere trucker hat. Mesh back snapback hat
  12. Lights for bike tires – Ultra bright waterproof bicycle spoke lights makes your wheels stand out from all angles for night riding, plus they look cool.
  13. Skater Trainers – Perfect your ollie and kickflip in no time with these rubber skateboarding accessory

Gift Ideas for Sports Fan

  1. Champion hoodie – The interior of this boys sweatshirt is a brushed fleece which gives a super soft hand feel that is very comfortable when wearing 
  2. Dartboard – We have this board in our basement and my son and his friends love it. Plus the electronic darts are a bit safer.
  3. Waterproof Drawstring Bag – These are great to have in your teens practice bag for stinky, sweaty, muddy or wet stuff.
  4. Baseball hat rack – White Wood Wall-Mounted 6-Slot Baseball Cap Display Rack
  5. Basketball Net – Sleek over the door metal basketball net.
  6. Vinyl Decal – Vinyl Decal of their favorite team for water bottle, laptop or folder
  7. Hydro Flask -Keeps your drink cold for 24 hours and the straw lid is a must for practice or games.
  8. Under Armor slides – Footbed built with two layers of Performance 4D Foam for unprecedented comfort
  9. Mini locker – Keep your stuff safe and away from the prying eyes of your sister with this mini locker coin bank and storage
  10. Stubhub – What better gift for your sports enthusiast than tickets to watch their favorite team.
  11. Baseball Display Case – Keep all your game balls and autographed baseballs on display with this beautiful case
  12. Sunglasses – Great for active youths in sports such as Baseball, Golf, Track and many other activities with this flexible frame

Good luck shopping for all the tween boys in your life, I hope our list sparks a few ideas for you this holiday season.

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The Ultimate Teen Gift Guide – Gift Ideas for Teenage Girls!

Much like teen girls themselves, buying gifts for the teenage girl in your life can be difficult if not all together impossible. Teenage girls either have everything, want super expensive gifts or just want cash which makes gift giving more difficult. This year I started taking notes of all the things they, need, want or must have. Here is our gift guide for teen girls, there is gifts for every budget. Good luck shopping 🛍

Glam Teen Gift Guide
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Gift Guide for Glamorous Teen Girls

  1. Acrylic Makeup Storage Tower – Keep all of those beautiful palettes and lip kits neat and organized with this sleek storage tower
  2. Makeup Brushes – Synthetic bristles infused with charcoal for less bacteria buildup
  3. Rhinestone Snap Clips – Celebrity hair stylist and Kitsch teamed up to create these trendy snap clips. 
  4. Velvet Scrunchies – Beautiful blush, pink, mauve and cream colored scrunchies in soft velvet material.
  5. Face Palette – Kylie Holiday Face Palette contains blush, bronzers and highlighters to create the perfect complete look for any occasion!
  6. Silk Sleep Mask – Great for travel or everyday use, my daughter loves a good sleep mask.
  7. Traceless Hair Ring – Spiral hair ties help create the perfect messy bun and help prevent hair headaches from tight ponies
  8. Wet Brush – My hair stylist Sister In law got us addicted to this brush. Now it is the only brush truly worth owning. 
  9. Eyeshadow Palette – Romantic mauves, peachy pinks, and multidimensional Pressed Glitters create the perfect palette for littles.
  10. Press-on Gel Manicure Creamy hues of Plush Sorbet Gloss Ultra Shine Gel Strips by Dashing Diva are soft, sweet and almost good enough to eat
  11. Bath Bomb – What teenage girls’ Christmas list would be complete without a Lush Bath Bomb?
  12. Bioré Nose+Face Strips – Nothing says “teen” like T-zone clogged pores, these are great if used correctly (checkout the top rated review, super helpful info)
  13. Luxe Pearl Hair Clip Set – Move over scrunchies – pearl hair clips are 2019s hair trend 
  14. Milani Lip Gloss – Perfect sheer, creamy lip plumping gloss for an everyday glam look.
  15. Blending sponge – soft, flexible sponge great for applying foundation & concealer around the contours of the face. 
  16. Spa Headband – This multitasking headband has a pony slit in the back to keep hair out of your face while cleansing, genius!
Gift Guide for Athletic Girls
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Gift Guide for Athletic Girls

  1. Champion Cropped Hoodie – I love the logo on the hood and the simple design of this cropped hoodie.
  2. Hydro Flask -Keeps your drink cold for 24 hours and the straw lid is a must for practice or games.
  3. Headband Set – Nike nonslip stretchy elastic band are comfortable and cute.
  4. Apple AirPods – Wireless earbuds are sweat proof, with good sound and decent battery life.
  5. Practice Bag – Keep your life organized with this quick grab Lulu Lemon duffle bag.
  6. AirForce 1 – The radiance lives on in the Nike Air Force 1 ’07 Triple White, the b-ball OG that puts a fresh spin on what you know best
  7. Apple Watch – Track your movement and compete with friends to close all your rings.
  8. Headbands – Keep her focus on her moves, not her mane in this headband with a silicone gripper.
  9. Dry Shampoo – give Your PostWorkout hair new life with dry shampoo
  10. Vinyl Stickers – Set includes 5 cute beachy vinyl stickers perfect for water bottles, laptops, backpacks, or phone case!
  11. Basketball Net – Sleek over the door metal basketball net.
  12. High waisted leggings – great quality and they are super comfortable. Moisture-wicking and Side slip pockets perfect for holding phones or ear buds. 
  13. Crew Socks – 80% of the girls were wearing these at pickup.
  14. Waterproof Drawstring Bag – These are great to have in your teens practice bag for stinky, sweaty, muddy or wet stuff.
  15. Vineyard Vine T-Shirt – Comfortable and cute yeti whale long-sleeve pocket tee from vineyard vines.
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Gift Guide for Teen Bookworm

  1. Wreck This Journal – the book for those who’ve always wanted to draw outside the lines but were afraid to do it.
  2. Backpack –  these stylish Doughnut Macaroon backpacks have plenty of storage for all your daily essentials.
  3. Velvet Zodiac Journal – Beautiful velvet lined notebook prefect for note taking or journaling. 
  4. Stack of Books Ornament – Each year the elf brings our kids North Pole Breakfast and a personalized ornament. 
  5. Rechargeable Reading Light – Every great book worm has at least one reading light stashed in the nightstand. The best thing about this book light is that it’s rechargeable. 
  6. The Book is Better Sticker – durable vinyl sticker great for 
  7. Black Dyed Agate Bookends – Update the baby A and Z bookends with these beautiful agate bookends
  8. Kindle – My bookworms stack of novels outweighs her clothes most vacations and I’m this year she makes the switch to an eReader.
  9. T-shirt – Bookmarks are for Quitters t-shirt
  10. The Tyrant’s Tomb – Book 4 of the Apollo series, which happens to be the book series of choice at our house. 
  11. Pillow – Just one more chapter linen pillow
  12. Bookmark – These leather bookmark made from high quality of Italian leather, which can be personalized with up to 15 letters. 
  13. Rose Gold & Concrete Book Ends – These beauties are not cheap but boy are they stunning
Teen Tech Lover Gift Guide
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Gift Guide for Teen Tech Lovers

  1. Portable Charger – this compact power bank will keep all of your teens devices going through out the day
  2. HP Chromebook – Part laptop and part tablet the touchscreen chromebook is great for gaming, school work or streaming
  3. Charging Cable Protector – Adorable animal cord protectors saves your charging cables from breaking where the cord meets the plug
  4. Apple AirPods Pro – The priciest thing on our whole list but they are a true tech lovers must have this year.
  5. Travel Cable Organizer Bag keeps all of your electronic accessories together in one compact bag.
  6. Jewel Popsocket – Collapsible Grip & Stand for Phones in Metallic Diamond Rose Gold.
  7. Fujifilm Instax Camera – The new, Instax Mini 9 features a selfie mirror and macro lens adapter for close-ups.
  8. Cell phone tripod – has an extendable tripod stand, bluetooth remote shutter and comes with an 8″ rotating ring light.
  9. LuMee Phone Case – influencer approved iPhone case, natural LED lights which allow you to create the pictures and videos.
  10. Charging Cables – Cords just have a way of disappearing so everyone is getting these 6 feet long charging cable in their stocking
  11. Phone Camera Lens – 120° Wide Angle Lens, 20X Macro Lens, Clip-On Phone Lens Compatible iPhone.
  12. Echo Show – Calendar manager, weather and traffic updates plus you can “drop-in” to let everyone know it’s time for dinner. Best gift ever.
  13. Instax Mobile Printer – Print photos on Instax film wirelessly from your Smartphone or Tablet. 
  14. Charging Station – No more cluttered cables or crazy bunch of chargers. This charging station keeps all your tech together in one place.

Good luck shopping for the teen in your life this holiday season!

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2015 Printable Planner – New to the Shop

I am so excited to announce our brand spanking new line of 2015 printable planners!  These things are truly life changing.   I have been using them for a while and never really thought to list them in the shop until recently.  I’ve tried the whole digital planner thing a few times but it never seemed to work for me.  I need things in writing.  I purchased a few planner over the years but I hated the format.  I’m a busy working mom.  I need space for playdates, school snack reminders, meal plans, errands and clients I need to contact.  Phewww, It’s quite a list.  I’m tired just thinking about it.

Printable Planner by 505 Design, Inc

We are now offering 15 styles of 2015 printable planners in our shop.  Over the next week I will be going over the different options for our printable planners in detail, along with an awesome free printable planner (yeahhh).

Here is one of our Full Page Weekly 2015 Printable Planner with Morning | Afternoon | Evening Layout in black and white.There are so many different options, you are sure to find something to suit your needs.

2015 Printable Planner with Morning Afternoon Evening Layout

 

View all of our Full Page Planners Here

We will also offer half page 2015 Printable Planners.  Here is a peak at our Half Page Planner with hourly layout in full color.

2015 Printable Planner Half Page Layout

View all of our Half Page Planners Here

I can’t wait to show off these babies!  Each week I will go over the different options, how to print them, what paper or binders I use, etc.

Thanks for stopping by,  Cathy

In Christmas Parties/ Free Printables/ Party Photos

From Santa Labels Free Editable Christmas Gift Tag

Our free printable From Santa Labels will be a hit Christmas morning.  There is no pulling the wool over my kids eyes, they notice EVERYTHING.  I was busted earlier this year when my oldest noticed my hand writing on a note from her elf.

From Santa Label - Free Printable at 505-design.com

Instead of ruining Christmas I created these super cute From Santa Labels.  The best part of these Christmas gift tags…they are Free and Editable.   Simply open the files in Adobe Reader add your names and print.  You can even change the font if you would like by hitting crtl+E (cmd+E if you are using a Mac).  The tags come in 3 background colors – light blue, light pink and traditional green.

Click here to download the From Santa Labels Free Editable Christmas Gift Tag

***Please note, these items are designed to be viewed in the latest version of Adobe Reader. {For all my MAC friends, the editable text areas will not work in Previewer} Click here to download Adobe Reader.

I am now officially ready for Christmas.  I can’t wait to see their faces Christmas morning.

Happy Holidays
Cathy C
505 Design, Inc.

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Elf on the Shelf North Pole Breakfast

Our Elf on the Shelf will be returning in the next couple of days and my kids are over the moon with excitement.  They even dragged all the Christmas stuff up two weeks ago hoping he would return early.  I had to explain that Chippy was probably pretty busy putting the finishing touches on our 2014 North Pole Breakfast. To help the little guy out I created another free printable set for our annual Elf on the Shelf North Pole Breakfast.

Elf on the Shelf  North Pole Breakfast

Download the Editable Letter & Tags Here

Download the Signs & Party Files Here

Here is a sneak peek of what that little elf has in store.  My kids are going to freak because they are OBSESSED with Beanie Boos.

Free Elf on the Shelf

Thanks for stopping by, good luck creating your own special North Pole Breakfast.

Cathy C.

In Free Printables/ Halloween

Free Printable Halloween Banner

Halloween is just around the corner and after putting up my Halloween decorations I realized they needed a little refreshing.  I created this adorable free printable Halloween banner to add a little pop to my mantel.  I love the classic black and orange colors with the fun polka dot pattern, it is the prefect compliment to our Halloween Decorations.

Free Printable Halloween Decor | 505-design.com

Here is a close up of the Halloween Banner, I used Bakers Twine instead of ribbon (my new favorite way to create banners).
Free Halloween Printable | 505-design.com

Free Printable Halloween Banner | 505-design.comDownload your Free Printable Halloween Banner here

Enjoy! Cathy C

In Free Printables/ Freebie

Party Planning Checklist :: FREE Printable Party Planner

I am so excited to share another wonderful free printable that I have been using myself for the past couple of years.   I created this free party planning checklist to make sure I never forgot a single detail when hosting my kids birthday parties. Party planning doesn’t happen overnight.  The best way to ensure a successful party is to plan for one!!

Free Party Planning Checklist | 505-design.com

It’s no big secret that I love a good checklist and this free printable party planner will be your go-to guide for your little ones next birthday party. Whether you start planning a year or weeks in advance, start jotting down a few of the important pieces of the party puzzle. Will there be a theme? How many invitations do I need? What date should we pick? What type of food should we serve? What activities or games should the kids play?

After you figure out the party basics – Event, Party Theme, Date – move on to the guest list. For my little guy we still do a big close friends and family party. Between kids and adults it tends to be around 40+ people. I like to keep the kids/adult guest list separate for two reasons:
1. It helps to account for how much food I need and
2. So I know how many kids I need to purchase party favors for.

Tally up the number of invitations you will need to send and start shopping for the perfect invitation. I may or may not know of a super awesome place to shop for cute kids invitations…. 505 Design, Inc on Etsy!!

505 Design, Inc - Kids Party Invitations

The best part of our Free Party Planning Checklist is that the files are editable in Adobe Reader.  You can type in all your information and save the file to your computer or print off the blank party planning checklist and fill it in yourself as you go.

Editable Party Planner Pages | 505-design.com

Use this list as your go-to guide the day of the event to ensure all the food out, activities are in order and favor bags are accounted for.

I hope you enjoy using it as much as I do!

Download Our Free Party Planning Checklist Here

Free Party Planning Checklist | 505-design.com

These files are specifically designed to be used in Adobe Reader. If you are using a Mac the default program is Previewer which will not allow you to edit the text fields. Here is the link to Reader in case you do not already have the program installed. http://get.adobe.com/reader/

Open in Adobe Reader and start typing over the sample text. You can save your changes, so you can return to it later to print off.

**** If you need to change the font, size or color hit Crtl+E or CMD+E if you are using a Mac
or View > Tool Bars > Properties Bar

You cannot change the location of any of the text, fonts or graphics. You can only enter customized wording in the editable text fields.

You cannot edit/personalize on an iPad, iPhone or other mobile tablet/device.

Good luck creating!

Cathy C

In Boys Party/ Party Photos

Milk and Cookies Party

What kid doesn’t like cookies and milk?!?  Check out this fun Milk and Cookies Party that is perfect for your little guys next event. There are so many wonderful and inexpensive elements that this party theme is sure to be a hit for kids and moms alike.

Milk and Cookie Party by 505-design.com

Milk & Cookie Party by 505-design.com

 Let’s start off with one of the main components – the Milk.  I used my favorite Starbucks glass container – you can see the full tutorial on how I created them here. The milk carafes were placed in a galvanized drink bucket and topped with the round milk labels included in the set.

Milk and Cookies Party by 505-design.com

The crate from my little cutie oranges turned into the perfect box for holding the cookies.  I used some of the pattern paper that is included with the printable package to cover the sides and one of the thank you tags for the center.

Milk and Cookies Party by 505-design.com

Of course no Cookies and Milk themed birthday party would be complete without cupcakes.  These delicious cookies and cream frosted cupcakes were to die for.   Topped with the cupcake circles and of course the editable food labels.

Milk and Cookies Party by 505-design.com

The best part of a Milk and Cookie themed party is that each guest can go home with their own little box filled with yummy cookies!  The printable set includes the Famous Cookies circles and the editable favor tags.  Personalizing each gift bag is a great way to make sure everyone goes home happy and the gift boxes never get mixed up.

Milk and Cookies Party by 505-design.com

Milk and Cookies Party by 505-design.com

Milk & Cookies Collection by 505 Design, Inc

Printable Party Decorations: 505 Design, Inc
Cupcake Liners & Red Polka Dot Boxes: The Bakers Confections
Milk Carafes – World Market
Starbucks Milk Bottles – 505 Design Tutorial Here

Have a great day! Cathy C

In Free Printables/ Valentine's Day

Printable Valentine Tags : : Free Printable

I finished up my kids Valentine’s Day treats, completely last minute per usual.  Although they were not happy I forced them to choose only one thing to hand out this year.  Both of them had specific requests when designing there Valentine tags. I wanted to use “I’m a Sucker for you Valentine” for both kids but my daughter wanted nothing to do with that.  She requested pink, purple and girly. Done and done!

Here are the Valentine tags I created for my sons class – red, teal, black and gray. You can edit the name portion using Adobe Reader or leave them blank and let your child squeeze in there name.

Free Valentine Tags by 505 Design, Inc.

Free Valentine Tag by 505 Design, Inc.

The Valentine Tags for the pretty princess are hearts with pink, purple and red.  Like the boys version, you can edit the name portion using Adobe Reader or leave them blank and let your child squeeze in there name.

Free Valentine's Day Tags by 505 Design, Inc.

Free Valentine Tag by 505 Design, Inc.

Download the “I’m a Sucker for You Valentine” tags here

or the “Happy Valentine’s Day” tags here

Happy Valentine’s Day Friends! Cathy C.

In Calendar/ Free Printables

2014 Calendar :: Free Download

Slightly behind getting the free 2014 editable calendar up this year. We have been digging ourselves out of a “Polar Vortex” full of 18″ of snow and sub zero temperatures. I loved the extra time I was able to spend with my little ones but it’s nice to get back to work.

Anyways back to the reason you’re here, our free 2014 Calendar. Some of you may have noticed the 2013-2014 school year calendar I posted back in September. My original plan was to extend that version into a full 2014 calendar, but that would be way too easy. Soooo, I ditched the old design for the most amazing calendar yet. I am in LOVE with this calendar! It is so bright and cheery, plus it includes one of my favorite trends right now – confetti.

2014 Free Calendar with editable text areas | 505-design.com

Along with the full 12 month calendar download I have also included a zip file with each month separated. I hope you enjoy the free 2014 calendar download!

2014 Free Calendar with editable text areas | 505-design.com

Download Options
2014 Calendar – Full 12 Months
2014 Calendar – Separate Months

Not only can you add your own text to these beauties you can also change the font, size and color!
Simply hit Crtl+E (cmd+E on Mac) or View > Tool Bars > Properties Bar

***Please note, these items are designed to be viewed in the latest version of Adobe Reader. {For all my MAC friends, the editable text areas will not work in Previewer} Click here to download Adobe Reader.

Good luck staying organized in twenty fourteen!!

Cathy C

In Elf on the Shelf/ Free Printables/ North Pole Breakfast

Elf on the Shelf North Pole Breakfast – 2013

Christmas is right around the corner, can you believe it?  This Saturday our elf on the shelf Chippy finally came back and brought a fabulous “candy breakfast” for my two little sweeties.  Normally, Chippy and me have all our shit together.   This year we are a hot mess.  After searching the basement for 3 hours I found our elf on the shelf hiding in a Christmas Cookie tin.  Exactly where I would hide if I wanted to stay near the Christmas stuff  but in a place where no child dare look…if I was a magical elf of course.   Once Chippy was found (1 AM) it was time to create a magical North Pole Breakfast.  I whipped up a printable sign and letter using elements from an old Christmas design (it’s now pushing 2AM).  The super awesome breakfast consisted of powder sugar doughnuts, peeps on a pretty red and white lollipop stick, Hershey kisses,  candy canes, hot chocolate and milk in a fancy bottle dipped in sugar (hallelujah it’s 3am, and I am finally done!). Ooops, Chippy forgot to get the kids a gift.   Everyone was up early (of coarse they were) and super excited to see that there friendly elf on the shelf had indeed not forgot them this holiday season.

Elf on the Shelf Breakfast by 505-design.com

Elf on the Shelf Breakfast by 505-design.com

Elf on the Shelf Breakfast by 505-design.com

Elf on the Shelf Breakfast by 505-design.com

Elf on the Shelf Breakfast by 505-design.com

With all of the madness, scrambling around and lack of gifts my kids both thought this was the “best breakfast Chippy has ever brought us”.  Seriously? I almost feel foolish for the hours I spent last year getting everything together.  All they really wanted was powder doughnuts, who knew.

Free Elf on the Shelf by 505-design.com

Here are the free printables I used, good luck creating your own magically elf awesomeness.

***Please note, these items are designed to be viewed in the latest version of Adobe Reader. {For all my MAC friends, the editable text areas will not work in Previewer}
Click here to download Adobe Reader.
Made by 505 Design+Paperie and customized by you.

Enjoy! Cathy C