Help Valentine’s Day Ideas

Help! Valentine's Day Ideas Valentines Day is coming up do you find yourself screaming Help! Valentine's Day Ideas.  I know that we all need help. I sometimes think about how do you make things special. I find myself searching for ideas. I started thinking I bet some of my blogger friends have super ideas to make Valentine's day special. I decided to have them share their tips with you. Help! Valentine's Day Ideas I think you will enjoy Colleen's tips for your special someone. I can't believe … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Drink

Valentine's Day Drink

Valentine's Day Drink   I created this quick and easy  Valentine's Day Drink for kids or the kid in you. I know this isn't a hard recipe and really it isn't all that clever but it is one that my children really enjoyed. I figured since my kids enjoyed it so much that we would have it at our valentine's day tea. We would instead of hot Valentine's strawberry milk. It got me think this could be the perfect potion on days when you are tired of hot chocolate. The recipe is beyond easy … [Read more...]

Valentines Day Crafts – How to Make a Valentine’s Picture Frame

Valentines Day Crafts

Check out this special Valentines Day Crafts and create a special gift!   Valentine’s Picture Frame  What you need: 1 Sheet of Black Cardstock (you could use construction paper), Cardboard size of 8 ½ x 11 inches, scissors, Elmer’s Glue, Plastic see through piece 5 ½ x 7 ½ inches, foam sticky hearts. Get this PDF file of pattern. … [Read more...]

Valentines Day: Strawberry Shortcake

Lady Fingers Strawberry Short Cake

Easy Strawberry Shortcake   I believe in making easy, cheap and yummy recipes. This Strawberry Shortcake recipe took under 5 minutes. I even had little helpers and it was still quick and easy.I found it to be a treat that my children enjoyed and also one that you could whip up for someone older. It is also an amazing food for a party for adults or for children at their school especially for Valentines Day.   Strawberry Shortcake You will need a package of lady fingers. They are found in the … [Read more...]

Chocolate Dip Pretzels

Chocolate Dip Pretzels

Chocolate Dip Pretzels This is a very easy and simple recipe. Just buy some pretzels, insert a large marshmallow at the end and dip it in chocolate and roll on sprinkles. To make it more fun use red and white sprinkles, especially those heart-shaped ones. See it's very easy to create fun snacks that kids will enjoy this Valentine's day. You can have a fun mini party with them and celebrate the day of hearts with yummy treats, fun chat, games and memories to keep forever. Aside from … [Read more...]

Cheap Cake Decorating

cheap cake decorating

Our budget saving tip for today is on cheap cake decorating! My tip is very simple and is perfect just in time for making some Valentine's Day treats. Instead of buying different colored sprinkles, which you would just end up having lots of excess and unused for months. You can simply buy plain white sugar. Then add food color to your white sugar. Voila! You have colored sugar sprinkles to decorate your treats. Easy right! With this method, you can just add food color to the amount … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Valentine ideas for Children

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Valentine Ideas for Children It is that time of year. I know that we all love to be able to show the people we love how special they are to us. I thought of 5 Valentine ideas for Children. These are some of our old favorites and soon to be new traditions. I believe creating memories for your children is one of the greatest gifts you can give them. If you think back to your childhood it isn't the things that you had it was the special time you spent with that special someone. 5 Tips for … [Read more...]