So, I was at Walmart last night, and holy smokes, what a crowd in the Valentine's section!!! It got me all in a tizzy, it did, worried I wouldn't have something for my peeps. Thankfully, after three times around the aisles, I did find the stuffy Toad had spied on a previous visit, and a novel for Mario. Whew!
Over the last few days though, I have been browsing my favourite sites for Valentines and V-day ideas. And, instead of re-inventing the wheel, I thought I would share them with you. Here are some great links to printable valentines and other fun ideas:
Positively Splendid recently posted 12 Unique Valentines You Can Make... and they are all so cute! Here are just a couple; visit her here for her complete collection.
|source: Dandee via Positively Splendid|
These will be a hit with the girls for sure!
|source: Thrifty Handmade Days via Positively Splendid|
For any boy with a passion for dinkies, racing and/or cars!
I found these next two ideas courtesy of Pass the Cereal:
|source: nellie design|
If your child likes to give a small treat with her valentines, this is a wonderful idea: simply pick up some small bouncy balls at the dollar store, then print out these "you make my heart bounce" tags from Nellie Design!
|source: design mom|
Fortune Tellers never seem to go out of style. I think the collection here at the house rivals the one I had growing up! Check out Design Mom for a printable V-day version.... and instruction on how to fold them, just in case you forgot!
This idea from Better Homes and Gardens is uber-sweet and you can customize it with one of the saying from the site above, or your own terms of endearment! I think I will do a variation of it as cards for my kids this year: