Valentine’s Day Monsters – DIY Craft!

*Halos provided the supplies to make these adorable Valentine’s Day Monsters. All crafting is my own. Actually that of my daughter and a couple of her friends! All opinion is my own. Ah Valentine’s Day… yet another candy-dominated holiday right after a string of holidays filled with candy and sweet treats. So when Halos reached […]

Simple Doily Valentine Garland (Video!)

Hey guys! Let’s make a garland! Let’s make a… Simple Heart Doily Valentine Garland! This here is Valentine garland made of big heart doilies and twine! When did simplicity become so charming??? All you need are some doilies (I got my pack of 12 for $1.88 plus tax). I already had the twine at home… OK. […]

S’more Classroom Valentines, Please. (Free Valentine Printable!)

So. Valentine’s Day. It’ll be here before we know it.  S’more Classroom Valentines! Definitely there are some fun boxed options out there just waiting at the store for you to quickly grab. But if you are looking for something a little different… something that feels a little more handmade… I have something for you! (You’re […]

Free Valentine Printable! Lip and Mustache Lollipop Valentines

Grab your card stock, scissors, lollipops, and class list… Lip and Mustache Lollipop Valentines P.S. Make an extra one, two, or twelve… hand out to a stranger or retail worker or bus driver and bring a smile/pucker/mustache to an unexpected face!) I mustache you… Will you be my Valentine? Firstmost… My Lucy said today, “I […]

It’s Valentine’s Day

I just wrote a blathering post about my mixed emotions about Valentine’s Day. I…. Honestly…. It’s a… I have mixed emotion/opinion about Valentine’s Day. So. That’s all I have to say. Ish. I did make bacon and heart waffles for breakfast. Nothing says love like bacon. IT’S A SCIENTIFIC FACT. I bet it is a […]

Like shooting stars going to their syrup castle…

I made heart waffles for the kids for their Valentine morning breakfast. I realized, too late, that we were uncomfortably low on syrup. In an effort to make it stretch… I let the kids dip their waffle hearts into little bowls of syrup. And use their fingers. Uh-huh, “fun mom” here. My Lucy… my little […]

Valentine’s Day

3 kids. 3 times the sugar-rush. Preschool, 1st grade and 3rd grade…       Who is ready for Valentine’s Day? MOM IS!           Valentine hair… Valentine accessory… Valentine shirt, but that’s not all… A Valentine belt… and of course… the shoes. The shoes, the shoes, the shoes… So **flips hair** I walk into my […]