Tag Archives: valentine’s day

small fry favorite love songs

We all have vivid memories of our parents singing to us. For Emily, her dad worked around the clock as a doctor, but whenever he could he’d pull out his guitar and sing “Landslide” by Fleetwood Mac by her bedside. In that instant the world felt so safe and calm, and watching his tan hands strum and pick the song out a million times over just solidified her love of music at an early age. For Nicole, her sweet daddy passed away when she was just a teenager, and no matter how dark the days felt, her mom would sing … Read more

a wearable valentine + honest co.

We’re so thrilled to be guest posting today on the Honest Co.‘s blog Honestly! Honest was founded only a year ago by Jessica Alba and Christopher Gavigan based on their desire to make eco-friendly products more accessible to families. From  biodegradable wipes and fashion-forward plant-based diapers, to eco-friendly detergents and cleaning supplies they are committed to this cause and we are huge fans! Here’s some of our favorite Honest products: swim diaper and bottles for baby // dish brush, lip balm, laundry pods and bug spray for the whole family. Head to Honestly to see what we cooked up with … Read more

heart installation wall

valentines, art, kids, projects, simple, love

As you’ve probably gathered over the last few months, we are all about holiday decor that costs little to nothing. Call us cheap, but it lets us get creative, and then feel guilt-free when want to chuck it and make something new the following year! This fun little project is a great way to get your kids involved and thinking about their loved ones this month. Here’s what we did: Using the free printable download below, we printed off a few pages of the small, medium, and large hearts. Cut them out, and spend some time with your kiddo talking … Read more

Small Fry Films: Valentine’s Day

Today’s film, brought to life by the genius Jenner Brown of Lumineux Films, was especially lovely for us to make, check out why… Thank you to the Crepe Co. (the most awesome creperie located in Provo, UT — try the French Kiss crepe and return and report!) for providing us with the beautiful space to hold our interviews. And to all our twenty-six amazing interviewees and their supportive mothers, you’re all stars! You can see all of our Small Fry + Lumineux films here. And here’s our YouTube channel as well!

love lunch

valentines, DIY, printable, lunch, kids crafts

Today’s guest project is an awesome printable for darling Valentine’s themed lunch sacks, brought to you by Lindsey Marlor of Pillow Thought! Lindsay says: “I’m a creative and a photo obsessed mom, who loves sharing everything from fashion to fun pieces from our life! I recently decided to phase out my photography business and focus solely on Pillow Thought. I couldn’t be happier with that decision and I love what I do!” Directions for printing: (these are important) Make sure you change your printers paper settings to custom, if you are printing more than one- each time you go to print you … Read more

love legs

tie dye, hearts, valentines, leggings, kid, fashion

We’re getting ready for Valentine’s Day with our kids and have a few easy projects for you over the next couple weeks!  Since we had never seen this idea done before, we called upon our friend and tie-dye expert, Kylie for some back up! She shares her super cool upcycling and refashioning projects via her Instagram @warpaintweekend. Kylie figured out an awesome technique, and here’s how you can get your own heart shaped tie-dye leggings just in time for V-Day. Here’s what you’ll need: Cotton leggings (all the ones we’ve used are $3.88 at Wal-Mart!), rubber bands, a washable marker, … Read more