Cupid’s Cafe Valentine’s Day Dinner

If you are looking for a fun way to celebrate Valentine's Day with your kids then you are in the right place.  Today I am going to share one of my favorite childhood traditions with a Valentine's Day twist.  Pull up a chair and join the party, today we are celebrating with Cupid's Cafe Valentine's Day Dinner. My mom always had the best ideas.  She was always creating fun scavenger hunts or hosting silly dinners for our family and friends.  One of my favorite ideas was the silly dinners. … [Read more...]

Love is in the Air Valentine’s Day Party

Valentine's Day is just around the corner, hearts are all a flutter and love is in the air!  With Valentine's Day just around the corner I thought it would be fun to create a whimsical Love is in the Air Valentine's Day Party for my kids and their friends. The idea for this party came to me after I made these adorable Hot Air Balloon Valentine's Day Boxes.  I loved how cute that craft turned out, I thought it would make a darling party for my kids and their friends too. When it comes to … [Read more...]

Painted Conversation Heart Boxes

I don't think there is anything more iconic when it comes to Valentine's Day than cupid and conversation hearts.  Those sweet little candies have been a Valentine's Day cliche since 1902, and their witty messages have been making Valentine's Day sweeter ever since. This year sweeten up your Valentine's Day with Painted Conversation Heart Boxes. I am personally not a fan of conversation hearts, I would much rather have chocolate, but my kids love them.  I found these little heart shaped boxes … [Read more...]

Hot Air Balloon Valentine Box

Love is in the air and Valentine's Day is just around the corner!  It's time to start thinking about those cute little valentines and how you are going to collect all of them.  This Hot Air Balloon Valentine Box is a fun kid-friendly craft that is perfect for writing and collecting love notes at home or at school. I teamed up with Oriental Trading to create this adorable Hot Air Balloon Valentine Box for my kids.  You can get all the details and the step by step tutorial HERE. I love … [Read more...]

Retro Charm Valentine Printable

Valentine's Day will be here soon and today we wanted to share our Retro Charm Valentine Printable with you...just in case you're like me and you've procrastinated getting those valentine's ready. Nothing makes you feel older than seeing things you loved as a child become popular with your own children.  Most of the time I have to laugh when I see things from the 80's make a comeback, like legwarmers...um hello is this really a trend we need to repeat?!?  But, when I spotted the retro Flash … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Printable Cards

How many of you prefer unique Valentine's Day Printable Cards over the generic box cards that you buy at the store? I love the idea of giving out something that is handmade with love. With so many great free printables out there making your own Valentine's Day cards is easy and we've rounded up some of our favorites to help you make Valentine's Day extraordinary! Give out big bear hugs by way of clear bags or boxes of Teddy Grahams and a sweet printable.Big Bear Hug Star Wars is a huge hit- … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Family Mailbox

Hello Giggles Galore readers! It's Patti from Sincerely Jean.  Can you believe it's already February?! Craziness!  But with February comes Love Day.  I just love Valentine's Day!  I love decorating for it in my house, celebrating it, and eating all the sweets that are justified around this holiday like my Valentine's Day Oreos! This Valentine's day I wanted to come up with a new tradition for my family that would be different and fun. I wanted to make something that would lead up to the day … [Read more...]

Conversation Heart Parfaits

This dessert is definitely something to talk about!  That's right these Conversation Heart Parfaits are easy to make, just in time for a sweet Valentine's Day treat everyone in your family will love. Did you know that these sweet little confections were first invented in 1866 and have been one of the best selling candies for Valentine's Day ever since?  Even if you aren't a big fan of these little candies I bet you can recall digging through a box trying to find the perfect saying to … [Read more...]

Valentine Bingo In a Jar Gift

I'm back today with another easy and fun Valentine's Day idea you can put together in less than 1o minutes.  My Valentine Bingo In a Jar Gift is a fun and creative way to spread some love on heart day!  You could make one of these sweet jars and have it waiting for your kids when they wake up on Valentine's Day, or make some up and deliver them to friends so they can play a sweet game of bingo with their family. Either way these simple gifts in a jar are sure to make the kiddos in your life … [Read more...]

Berry Sweet Valentine Printable and Gift Idea

Valentine's Day is almost here and if you are looking for an easy and delicious gift idea then I've got you covered with our Berry Sweet Valentine Printable and Gift Idea. My sister told me she needed a gift idea for her schools secret valentine exchange and so I started thinking about what I would like to receive to help me get through the day with a classroom full of 5 and 6 year olds and only one thing came to mind...chocolate!  I picked up a bunch of red berry baskets on clearance at … [Read more...]