Posts Tagged ‘Valentine’s crafts’

Valentine’s Day Bookmarks

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014 by by

While I’d like to take credit for these, I didn’t come up with the idea myself. I saw it on Pinterest, and all I can say is that I did go to the store myself and I punched the designs into the paint chip cards. Not much effort on my part, but I’m still impressed that I did it…

The Younger and I had a good time with these, after a lot of silent cursing and bruised thumbs because I bought the worst craft punches ever. She got to cut the ribbon and told me where to punch the hearts and stars, and then she did some “free” art with the cutouts. (more…)


Valentine Butterfly- Easy Valentine’s Day Craft

Monday, February 11th, 2013 by by

The Younger still doesn’t understand what Valentine’s Day really is, so I’ve been doing little things here and there to teach her about the day. I don’t actually celebrate it myself, but I do like teaching her about different holidays and peoples’ beliefs.

I decided on an easy valentine craft which I saw somewhere (can’t remember where so I can’t cite it), and she was game to try it :-) This is our cute butterfly!

The Younger chose the colors for the body and the wings, and then I let her go to town.

First she painted the body (which is a toilet paper roll) while I cut out the heart wings. Then we let the body dry (more…)

Valentine Decoration: Fabric Wreath

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013 by by

Valentine Decoration: Heart Shaped Fabric Wreath, #crafts, #Valentines

I have a simple craft just for you mommies today. Time to spruce up your front door with a Valentine decoration. We learned how to make this easy fabric wreath last week in MOPS and I could not wait to share it with you all. (more…)

Party Favor: Play Dough in a Cupcake Jar

Monday, January 28th, 2013 by by

party favor cupcake in a jar

I love how this Edible Play Dough in a Jar Cupcake turned out! Yes just in case you didn’t know there is edible play dough.  This is such a unique party favor so I can’t wait for you to try it out at your next gathering or for a Valentine’s Day class treat.

Guess what kind of cupcake this is? Chocolate! the edible play dough is chocolate flavored. You can find the Chocolate Play Dough Recipe I used here. You can make it (more…)