DIY Play Money

cut out play money

My boys love playing “store”, and it is more fun to play with play money. I whipped up these fun play money bills for them. They were able to play store, buying and selling toys off the shelves, and I got to watch them practice their math while playing! That is a mom win, all […]

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Valentine’s Chocolate Bar

finished candy bars

Sure, you could grab a chocolate bar from the store and give it to your sweetie, but what is more special that sweets that you made for your sweetie!? And these chocolate bars are crazy easy to make! This post is part of Craft Lightning week. All week long I’ve been sharing Valentine’s crafts that […]

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Stampable Jewelry Box

glue box and fold insert

I make a lot of Jewelry, because it is super fast to make, and also super easy! You can head to the jewelry section of your local craft store, and with a few supplies you can make professional looking jewelry in just a few minutes… but how do you gift your handmade creations? I’ve whipped […]

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Stamp Valentines

you've left a stamp on my heart valentine

I think what I like most about Valentine’s Day is the puns. REally, it is hard to choose what with all the chocolate, flowers, and candy floating around in the middle of February, but I think the puns are what really make it for me. I combined my love of puns with my son’s love […]

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Crystal Heart

crystal heart

This Crystal Heart is a fun Valentine’s Activity to do with kids. My boys and I made Crystal Snowflakes as part of our Snow Party over break, and they loved them! These crystal hearts are made using Borax, which you can find at your grocery store, and basic craft supplies. You’ll want to pour the […]

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DIY Valentine’s Doilies

cut out doilies on the silhouette

When I think of Valentine’s Day, I think of pink, hearts, lace, and doilies. Lacey doilies are great for making crafts, lining plates, and decorating tables. I thought I’d combine pink and hearts with this Free Silhouette cut file for making doilies. This craft is part of Craft Lightning Valentine’s Week – all week long, […]

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Tabasco Valentine

you set my heart on fire Valentine Tabasco printable

Whether your Valentine has a spicy personality, or likes it hot, this is the perfect way to let them know how you feel! I found these mini Tabasco bottles, knowing they were just the right size for a sizzling Valentine! To make this Valentine, you’ll need: Fire Valentine Printable Mini Tabasco Sauce bottles (I found […]

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Dinosaur Valentine

printable toy dinosaur valentines

It can be hard to find valentines for little boys to pass out to their class. I remember having one brother who was very particular about the valentines he gave to other kids. Not too girly, and he didn’t want to pass on a romantic message to anyone. These dinosaur valentines are easy to give, […]

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Olive Valentine

olive oil printable valentine tag

Calling all lovers of Olive lovers! This is the perfect Valentine for you to give to your sweetheart. I’ve tied this Olive Tag to an olive oil bottle, which makes it perfect for someone who likes to cook… but attach it to a jar of olives for an equally heartfelt sentiment. Want to go all […]

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Let’s Face it Valentine

finished face valentines

When I was at the craft store, I saw these adorable lip whistles. I knew my kids would get a kick out of using them for Valentines… but how? Then I came up with these fun face valentines. I got to use the lip whistles, AND googly eyes! You’ll need: Printable face valentines Scissors or […]

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