With these heart-shaped bottle charms, you’ll never lose track of your beverage. They’re an adorable decoration for milk-and-cookies party or a Valentine’s Day brunch. This little project warms my heart! These painted heart milk bottle charms are the perfect thing for a kid’s Valentine’s Day party. They’re decorative and functional — a twofer! I first […]

Make “Time for Love” with this cute red-and-pink striped Valentine’s Day pallet clock. Do you decorate for Valentine’s Day? If so, here’s a cute pallet clock you make in no time at all using your favorite paint colors. So cute! This is a sponsored post on behalf of DecoArt, and it contains affiliate links. I only […]

Treat your Valentine to one of these easy pie crust cinnamon sugar hearts. They’re a great dessert on their own or you can use them to add a romantic touch to ice cream, pie or mousse. I always like to keep pie crust dough in my refrigerator or freezer. It’s such a useful and versatile […]

These heart-shaped homemade bath bombs are scented with jasmine and sandalwood, and they make the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. The first time I ever heard of bath bombs was on our honeymoon, when our sightseeing took us into a luxurious bath shop. My new husband treated me to all kinds of fancy bath products to take home […]

Get a jumpstart on your Valentine’s Day crafting with these four different free printable Valentine cards, including several that are perfect for classroom Valentines. My son is really hoping his class doesn’t exchange Valentines this year. Oh, the trials of third-grade boys who don’t want to give a girl the impression they might like them by giving a Valentine that says […]

Come quickly! I am drinking the stars. So Dom Pérignon exclaimed centuries ago when he first tasted champagne, if you believe the legend. I can’t think of a more evocative way to describe how a sip of champagne tastes — so sparkly, light and magical. Out of this world. Like these adorable star-studded mini red […]

Remember last week when I shared my Valentine’s Day vignette and the love story of how my husband and I first met? You may have spied the typography heart artwork and thought it was made from pallet wood. But it’s not! No power tools were required in the making of this sign! Just craft supplies! […]

Valentine’s Day is very tricky business when you’re an 8-year-old boy. You absolutely do not want want the word “love” appearing anywhere on the card in case some little girl gets the wrong idea. And any old Valentine card won’t do. Only a few themes are cool enough for second graders! Minecraft is at the […]

Some love stories are epic. Some make headlines. Ours is quieter sort, a story of a love that grew day by day, month by month, year by year… No headlines here. It’s just an ordinary love story of boy meets girl, boy dates girl (with a bit of a twist), boy marries girl…happily ever after. […]

I have a treat for you today! I’m participating in a Valentine’s Day blog hop, hosted by Abbey of The Cards We Drew. Sixty of us are sharing our ideas for do-it-yourself Valentines. You’ll find lots of ideas for Valentine’s Day gifts and cards for your sweetie, your kids, your friends, your family and anyone […]