By Emily. Oh man, we’ve been laughing about this DIY since it was hatched. Hayes loves to be creative with me and plan out projects. We were talking about what kind of Valentine’s Box he’d want for his party at school and he worked this one out pretty much all on his own. It’s totally whacky maybe even a titch disturbing, but he and Cal are both so proud and can’t wait to show their friends, so really what more needs to be said? They can’t all be perfectly beautiful, sometimes they gotta be weird, too. So, with that, we … Read more
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You all know how much we love to use Land of Nod’s Holiday Kits and we had to share the details of this Valentine’s themed one we used for a few posts this season! We’ve used their kits for and Easter party on the beach, Small Fry’s 1st Birthday, Halloween. They’re such a great jumping off point for any party and saves us so much time rounding up themed party and paper goods. Find the whole kit right here!
February 1st!! We are officially kicking off our Love Day marathon. What could be better than a holiday celebrating love that gives an excuse to decorate and dress in excessive amounts of pink?? NOTHING. See our favorite Valentine picks from around the world wide!Valentine’s Party Decor // Heart Teether // Heart Kid’s Scarf // White Heart Banner // Big Heart Dress // Tiered Heart Dress // Heart Tulle Dress // 100% love blanket // Spearmint Love Heart Blanket // Heart Jumper // Heart Flutter Swimsuit // Heart to Heart Rug // State Heart Pillow Metal I Love You banner //
Since we always find ourselves scrambling for a Valentine’s day card for our kids, we’re getting ahead of the game this year! We’ll be sharing our own DIYs throughout the rest of the month, but we had to share these amazing printables from around the web! Our kids love getting trinkets and toys as much if not more than the candy so here’s a head start with ideas we love! Even better, nearly all include a free printable to make your life extra simple! We love this DIY idea for cards and decor! Tape on a festive trinket of your … Read more
We whipped up this special love day breakfast, which is pretty simple for one festive pay-out, so if you’re looking for a way to make this Saturday morning extra special we’ve got you covered! First we started with Caravan Shoppe‘s darling line-up of digital downloads for Valentine’s Day: their back drop and table topper are so pretty and the kids can color right on both! A bundle of tulips, plump raspberries and sliced strawberries with whipped cream on our favorite Kodiak Cakes pancakes.Next coat glass milk bottles (we use these – over and over again!) with a little icing and dunk in a plate of … Read more
In a crunch? Here are some of our favorite printable cards, projects and easy DIYs for Valentine’s Day. 3D Smooch Strand // Babushka Valentine’s // Paper Bag Puppets // Hi-Chews Valentines Printable // Love Pennant Flags // Red Velvet Rice Krispie Arrows // Superhero Mask Printable Valentines // Tie-Dye Love leggings See the whole archive here.
Just in the nick of time for our kids’ classroom Valentine’s Day parties! Valentine’s boxes are tricky for boys, so here’s a colorful and cool option that avoids all that yucky love stuff. Their words, not ours. You’ll need colorful squares in a small color palette: Glue or glue stick and a cardboard box. Cut your envelope hole and then start glueing on the squares.Cover the box overlapping only slightly and trimming squares when you hit corners and slots. (Card via Paper Bandit Press)Best of all, the boys could do it basically from start to finish (except for cutting the … Read more
Two more gift guides for your man, and for your man to give to you! We tried to source most things from Amazon (Prime! Still plenty of time) so if you’re looking for a last minute gift, look no further! For HIM The Rail Splitter Henley is incredibly attractive on every guy we’ve seen it on. The description alone of the shirt has us sold! Via Rhone. Get 20% off their line with “SMALLFRY” at check out all month long! // We have all recently fallen in love with our BlueTooth capable speakers, so much so that we don’t really care … Read more
We’ve gone just about every route for Valentine’s Day cards for our boys. Designing our own, you can see last year’s card here, buying the cheesy grocery store kind that our kids die over but we cringe at. But this year, (just like our Christmas cards, ha!) we really just wanted someone to take care of business for us. We used Pear Tree Greetings and once again feeling pretty good about ourselves for taking this shortcut! Here’s what we picked for our kids Valentine’s day cards: This darling fish themed Valentine is perfect for Dash’s classmates! Pack it up with Swedish … Read more
You knew it was coming, so here it is! Our favorite picks for festive decorating, dressing, and gifting, all for your little ones! Valentine’s day is such a fun holiday to go all out for, and so much of our favorites are easily used year round – because who doesn’t love love? FOR GIRLS: A crochet sweater that can be worn no matter what the season! // Sweet pajamas that can be mixed and matched. // Gold foil smooch shirt! // Blush sneakers that balance femininity with function. Also, no laces to slow her down! // These sewing cards are … Read more