Nerdy School Valentines for your Smarties

Nerdy School Valentines

It’s one of my big traditions:  Coming up with clever, and not-too-often-seen Valentine’s cards for my kids to take to school each year. In our area handmade Valentines are very rare and definitely stand out from the crowd. Sometimes they can be a lot of work leaving moms to wonder if they are really worth […]

My Love Story and Valentine Party Printables

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  I talk about BSB all the time on the blog, but I’ve never really shared our story. Beth from Free Stylin’ invited me to guest post over on her blog today about our romance as part of her “How I Met Your Blogger” Series featuring some awesome bloggers and their love stories. If you […]

Nine Clever Valentine’s Ideas

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Thanks to everyone who participated in our Blog Hop Valentines Linky Party! Here are a few of the fabulous ideas shared that caught my eye. 1) I love the fresh colors of this Neon Marquee Love Sign by Free Time Frolics! 2) How beautiful is this watercolor Gem Valentine’s Card by Persia Lou? What makes […]

Preschool Valentine’s Party

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Last year around this time I was part of a pre-school co-op. We traded having school at each house, and somehow I ended up with the honor of hosting many of our pre-school parties (and yes I love it. I’m not complaining). We had a Halloweeen, Thanksgiving, and Christmas party at our house and also […]

Valentine Link Party 2014

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So now you’ve seen all of my Valentines ideas, it’s time to show me yours! I’m teaming up with Nineteen favorite bloggers for one giant linky party. I know YOU have some awesome ideas to share! Simply link up your inspiring projects and creative ideas below. Feel free to link up new projects as well […]

The Case for a Couple’s Valentine Celebration

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We are having so much fun over at my fondue gift basket giveaway! Thanks to everyone for entering. In the meantime, it has also been really enlightening. I asked readers to share the most romantic/creative Valentine’s Day they have ever had. While there are some seriously romantic answers–pretty sure I can’t top being whisked off to […]

WIN the ULTIMATE “Valentine’s Day Basket” + Blog Hop

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Don’t you love LOVE?  You know I love to plan romantic dates with my man! Sometimes a little creativity can go a long way to make up for a lack of funds. But what if you are low on both this year? I’ve got your back this Valentine’s Day! I am excited to be teaming up […]

Five Creative School Valentines

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Before we leave Valentine’s Day in the dust and start hopping down the bunny trail, I wanted to show you the fun Valentines I came up with for my kids (and me) to hand out this year. This was the first time in many years, that their faces weren’t plastered all over their valentines, but […]

The Game of Love–Couples Valentine’s Party

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UPDATE: I have posted the printables from this party on my Fan Freebie page! My friend, Heidi, is a former caterer and a kindred crazy spirit, so when she asked if I wanted to help her host a Valentines party for some of our friends. Knowing how I love a good Valentine’s date night, I […]

Teacher Valentines Gift Basket

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I’ve been a bit surprised by the popularity of my Valentines Snack Gift Basket post. It has been pinned more than any other post in my five years of blogging. I recently had a request for something similar for teachers, so I dusted off my iambic pentameter and this is what I came up with. Like […]