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Valentine’s Mail Folder: Messages of Love and Appreciation

Last week, I had each of the kids make their own Valentine’s mail folder by gluing pink and purple hearts onto a red folder with their name on it. (Oscar got a little help.) Although these folders can and probably will be used on Valentine’s Day for the kids to exchange Valentines cards, I wanted…
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Valentine’s Day Craft for Kids

I had so much fun with this. I wasn’t sure exactly what I was looking for when I went to Dollar Tree, but I got some ideas while I was there. The first one was this: Different sized paper plates of any color (I chose red and pink) Either construction paper for cutting shapes out…
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Freebie Friday: Where is Cupid? A Prepositional Game

Well, it is February! I have a great freebie for you, but first let me take a moment to tell you about some of the things I have planned for this month! This week my freebie is a Valentines Themed Game called Where is Cupid. This card game targets prepositions by showing Cupid in different…
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Thrifty Thursday – Inexpensive Valentine Gift

Valentine’s day is fast approaching, and I was looking for a gift for the kids to give to grandma. I immediately thought of doing something handmade, since I am all about saving money and let’s be honest, you just can’t beat the handiwork of a three year old. I went to one of my favorite…
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Food Fun Friday – Valentine Swirl Cupcakes

With Valentine’s Day less than a month away, we thought we would bake some special cupcakes. Hey, it’s never too early to get ready for the big day. I thought we would try and make some color swirl cupcakes using squirt bottles so it would be easier for the kids to help. These were simple…
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Bubble Wrap Valentine’s Day Craft

We have this big roll of bubble wrap here in our garage, and I’ve been trying to come up with a way to use it. I’ve heard great things about painting with bubble wrap, so I decided to try this today with The Younger. I cut some bubble wrap into a square and then set…
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Getting a Jump on Love

This time last year found me in sheer Valentine’s Day panic. I have to admit that, this past Thursday night, I broke out into a cold sweat around 9:00 p.m. fearing a repeat.  I worried that I’d somehow missed the memo informing me that the kids’ classes would be having their parties on Friday rather…
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Valentine’s Laziness

The last 2 years wasn’t all that great. You know, something about being pregnant and then having 11 month old triplets kills the mood, haha. This year was different. It started with roses and a big box from Victoria’s Secret. I can’t tell you the last time I got something from VS! Gooooooo Todd! I…
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