love letters Valentine party

Love-Letter-themed-valentines-day-party

I threw together this simple "love letter" themed Valentines party for the kiddos this past week. It was simple but with some fun details! Like this backdrop! I went with the WOW factor here. as in WOW I'm glad I didn't have to lick all of these closed. (yuck!) Sadie helped me tape up the many many rows of white envelopes,(affiliate link) and … [Read more...]

Valentine round up..with lots of FREE printables!

10 creative and cute DIY Valentines (and lots of FREE printables!)

I rounded up all my past and present Valentine ideas into one big post so they'd be easy to find & pin! Click on the picture below to get to the post and free printables! (for most of them, at least) Happy Valentining!! (I know it's not a word...) va … [Read more...]

DIY friend Valentine & FREE printable!

DIY friend Valentine & FREE printable!

I love to give Valentines to my mama friends-I think Valentines day is the perfect day to celebrate friendships! So I created this simple little printable for y'all to use however you want to! I found these cute sweet pea travel size antibacterial gel from Bath & Body Works for about $1 and taped them to the card. Download the FREE … [Read more...]

tootsie roll Valentine FREE printable

tootsie roll Valentine FREE printable!

Happy Valentines Day, toots! "tuts", not tOOOts, like Rory pronounced it. That's what I get for being punny. har har. I grabbed some  4x6 bags, purchased a bunch of fruity tootsie rolls, (affiliate links) and bagged them up! (FYI: 3 lbs made about 27 valentines, and there were 7-8 in each little bag) then, print up these FREE printable … [Read more...]

easy and healthy DIY valentine-with FREE printable

easy and healthy DIY valentines-with FREE printable! So easy-just staple the tag onto a bag of Annie's bunny snacks!

Just wanted to pop in and share this super quick and easy Valentine idea! My girls go through these bunny snacks SO quickly. (they're Annies brand-here is where I get them,(affiliate links) and I think Costco has them too) I thought they'd be a great Valentine idea-they're cute, healthy, YUMMY, and easy to assemble. (you could totally use their … [Read more...]

brownie mix valentine gift free printable

brownie mix valentine gift free printable

Today I've got a fun Valentine idea for friends, teachers, neighbors-whoever you want to have a nice pan of brownies mere minutes away. I love these layered mixes you put together in mason jars-they are so cute and perfect to hang onto for a rainy day. Or a chocolate-craving day. (which are one and the same for me. ok every day I crave chocolate. … [Read more...]

monkeys and banana candy valentines-free printable!

monkeys and banana valentines-free printable!

I've got two more Valentine ideas for ya-and this one is Sadie's all time favorite. Probably because I let her eat a candy while we made them. But who doesn't love monkeys? I found these fun bendable monkeys on Oriental Trading and added some banana split candies to fill up some cello bags. You could just do banana candy, or another monkey themed … [Read more...]

DIY color blocked painted utensils

DIY color blocked painted utensils

I am super dee duper excited to share with you these adorable color-blocked painted utensils! I made them for my "mommy friends"  (as Sadie calls them....we usually exchange Valentines along side the kiddos at my annual Valentine party-if you are a friend of mine-LOOK AWAY. Or at least act surprised....), and I'm smitten. I grabbed some nice bamboo … [Read more...]

Robot Valentine-FREE printable

FREE  printable Robot Valentine!

Sadie and I spent some time deciding on a fun toy she could give as her Valentine at school this year, and I was super excited that she picked these CUTE wind up robots. Cause, robots are awesome. Also, a great gender neutral Valentine! While we might add some candy in the bags, they are great as-is for schools or parties with a no-candy … [Read more...]

“berry sweet” Valentine FREE printable!

  I love love LOVE creating Valentines. Seriously, it makes me giddy with excitement. I know, I AM A GROWN WOMAN....but it's ok...the blog gives me the excuse to go overboard with corny, punny ideas and share them with you. right?.....I do it all in the name of blogging, guys. Really. ha ha.....anyways. Let's ignore my issues and move on to the … [Read more...]