Valentine’s Day: True Love Story Contest for Men & Women In Uniform (NYC)


Has Your Love Conquered All?   This Valentine’s Day, nu day jewelry co., a new online jewelry company, is hosting their 1st Annual True Love Valentine’s Day Contest that exclusively benefits military couples! Couples can enter to win a piece of jewelry (of their choice) for their loved one worth up to $500!!!   The submission theme this […]

Find the Letter: S is for Sweethearts

Find the letter: s is for sweethearts

These Find the Letter Printables: S is for Sweethearts will help your preschool and early-elementary aged children work on recognizing the letter S among many other letters of the alphabet. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, this Sweethearts themed worksheet is a perfect extra for your reading preparedness studies! Over the next few weeks, I will be sharing […]

Valentine Candy Shop with Chocolate Playdough!

Welcome to the Sweet Shoppe! The other day I picked up the Play-Doh Sweet Shoppe Frosting Fun Bakery Playset and thought it would be a great toy to bring out for Valentine’s Day!   I wanted to make chocolates for yesterday’s Valentine’s Day Shop, but as usual, I ran out of time!   Some of the tools […]

Valentine Shop: Candy and Cards! {Dramatic Play}

Inspired by the book, Pigs in Love, we decided to set up a Valentine’s Day Shop for some dramatic play fun!  Of course, when I envisioned the Valentine Shop, I was picturing pink banners and purple tulle and tissue paper flowers.  What we ended up creating looked like this: Valentine Shop A simple flannel sheet draped […]

Menu Plan Monday: Valentine Activities

  Here are a few valentine’s day activities to make it extra special AND to keep the kids entertained. Valentine’s Day Coloring Pages A Letter to my Husband 100+ Valentine’s Day Recipes and Activities Sugar Cookie Math Valentine’s Day Activities for Kids Crystal and Company wrote an amazing ebook that shows you how to meal […]

Menu Plan Monday: Valentines Baking


  Thursday is Valentine’s Day!  Are you prepared for all the goodies this Holiday inspires?  From treats for your significant other to snack for school parties and Valentine’s Day favors! I am ready thanks to these posts: 100+ Valentine’s Day Recipes and Activities Valentine’s Day Activities for Kids Edible Gifts:  Cherry Cordials A Little Pinterest […]

Over 100 Valentine Sweets

sweet valentines

Here are over 100 Valentine Sweets, Crafts & Educational ideas for you to choose from to make for your sweet Valentines!  This collection comes from my Valentine Sweets, Crafts & Educational board on Pinterest. I’d love for you to link up some of yours so that I can add them to my board.   I have teamed […]

Edible Gifts: Cherry Cordials

Cherry Cordials Recipe

You can make cherry cordials with a lovely liquid center! If you prefer a creamy center, leave out the invertase in the recipe below.  When I was young I thought Chocolate Covered Cherries were my Daddy’s favorite candy.  So, as I started making my own money (babysitting, yard work, picking up pecans, cutting down Christmas […]

Sugar Cookie Math {Valentine's Day Fun}

Math is not my favorite subject, but apparently it’s pretty important out there in the “real world”.    Of course, if you’re going to learn about math, you might as well have some fun doing it, right?   Today, we’ll be learning all about math while making some tasty Valentine’s Day sugar cookies.    In […]