Art Ideas For Kids – Heart Sun Catchers

Art Ideas For Kids - Heart Sun Catcher

Pretty Heart Sun Catchers. A fun art idea for kids across the age ranges. I love that it can be used equally well with individuals and collaborative groups too.

Up-Cycled Valentine’s Day Ideas

14 Up-cycled Valentine's Day Crafts

Creating a fun filled, pretty Valentine’s day for loved ones won’t cost the earth with these 14 cute and easy up-cyled Valentine’s Day ideas.

Printable Valentine Gifts -You’re Dynamite

You're Dynamite Valentine's Day Gift - Printable Sweet Holder

KABOOM! Have a blast telling a loved one “YOU’RE DYNAMITE!” with our free Valentine printable for a stick of dynamite sweet holder.

Planning A Valentine’s Day Treat For The Family

Surprised Faces Collage

Shhh…I’m surprising my family with a movie night and chocolate treats from Thorntons this Valentine’s Day. What are you planning?

Homemade Mother’s Day Gifts – Beaded and Pasta Hearts

Bead Heart Craft

These gorgeous hanging beaded and pasta hearts are really simple so even tiny tots can get involved making them. A perfect pretty gift for any loved Mummy or Grandma.

‘I Love You’ Trifle Cakes

Valentine Trifle Cakes

Yay, a fat free sponge. Now I can eat even more cake, yippee! Oops I mean …now I can share it with someone I love (as long as they don’t eat too much!)

Button Valentine Card and Printable

Valentine Button Card

Valentine’s Day gives us a great opportunity to discuss with our little ones the concepts of ‘Love’, family and close relationships and this easy card is fun to make and share with our nearest and dearest.

Valentine Sweets

Cute Bite Sized "I Love You" Sweets

Adorable little Valentine Sweets from sugar paste. Perfect for sharing with classmates. Easy and quick to make and just bite size, so no ruining friends’ appetites for healthy dinners. (And an added bonus is they are virtually mess free too!)

Valentine Cupcakes

Valentine Cupcakes From above

Children will adore helping to make these pretty Valentine Cupcakes,
perfect for a loved up family treat,
… and SURPRISE… their hidden colours inside make them that bit more special!

Valentine Craft – Milk Bottle Stained Glass Hearts

Stained Glass Hearts - Valentine's Day craft for kids

Milk bottles are perfect for creating these colorful stained glass effect hearts for Valentine’s day. So quick and simple to do, children will love that they’ve created something so beautiful, so easily.

Scented Valentine Play Dough

Rose Scented Valentine's Day Play Dough

What I love most about play dough is that it has no boundaries and alongside the fine motor skill development and hidden science is the opportunity for children of all ages to express themselves in so many different ways through the exploration of colour, texture and shape and the wonders of imaginative play.