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Heart-Shaped Valentine's Day Crafts

I'll admit it: Cabin Fever is not a Craft Queen. But every year our dining room table turns into a factory for mass Valentine production. The children bring home class lists, we clear crafting space and then set about making a Valentine for everyone...

Too Young for Romance

Valentine's Day is almost upon us. Children of all ages will exchange cards, hugs and candy hearts. It starts as young as kindergarten, and continues until the kids discover that sometimes "love" is more fun in private. I know this will make some...

Valentine's Day Best Gifts, Goodies and Games for Families

Valentine's Day is, for many people, a very special time. It can be difficult, however, when you have kids to keep that romantic feeling alive, especially without excluding the kids. A diamond bracelet or pearl necklace may be beautiful and great to...

Valentine Crafts, DIY Candy Hearts, and More - Links We Love

Save your Xs and Os for kisses and hugs -- this Valentine-themed tic tac toe game uses colored hearts instead. And don't forget to check out these adorable and free printable valentines! -- AlphaMom Think you've got the cutest little love in town?...

Who's your favorite valentine?

Do you have a favorite valentine, perhaps even an all-time favorite? I do. Well, I might. My dad used to be my valentine. When I was little he would either send or bring me flowers and a sweet card. I was very happy and felt like the luckiest girl...

Valentines for robot lovers

I don't know when this obsession with robots started in my house, but then again, I never thought I'd get excited at the sight of a fire truck either. In my quest for robot slogans for my husband's Valentine's cards, I came across a slew of robot...

Valentine's Day sexism

"I'm horrified." That was my response when Rachel showed me the valentine's she had put together for Jared's class. There was one bag for boys and another for girls. I'm big on gender equality and don't think there should be girl's this or a boy's...

What do you do on Valentine's Day?

According to a survey conducted by Yahoo!, people spend nearly $200 on Valentine's Day gifts. That's $200 that could be spent on new tires for the minivan or a digital camera or even savings for college. Rachel and I have been together for nearly...

It's February -- time for valentines?

Once again, St. Valentine's Day is upon us. I won't lie to you -- once I got past the age when kids were required to bring valentines for everyone in the class or else bring none at all, I don't think I ever got any, so I might just be a little...

Heart-shaped potato stamps

Ever since the Great Valentines Mistake of 2004 (I insisted on eating a foot-long hot dog while pregnant with disasterous results), I haven't done much celebration of the holiday, even though it is the day I met my husband seven years ago. Driving 60...

Valentine's Day for kids: Peep Cupcakes

If you want to make some Valentine's Day treats for your kids but aren't exactly a whiz in the kitchen, then this one is for you. MarshmallowPeeps.com has a recipe which consists of nothing more than a boxed cake mix, a tub of pre-mixed frosting,...

Hearts are pink. So boys can't do Valentine's?

My son, he loves hearts. And like so many boys who are two, three and four: he hasn't yet learned that pink is not cool. He loves pink with the same passion he loves orange, blue and purple. So Valentine's Day couldn't be more fun. He has pages of...

Valentine craft: glitter garlands

If you’re still looking for a red and shiny craft project for next week’s holiday, Amy of angry chicken inspires with this retro-looking shimmery garland of red glitter hearts.  It reads Hugs & Kisses, and hangs like mistletoe...

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