Monthly Archives February 2014

An ‘Out of This World’ Valentine

vday 2014

I love homemade valentines. ┬áLet me rephrase this: I love easy, inexpensive homemade valentines. ┬áThis year, I thought it would be fun for the boys to make space themed valentines – and ones that did not include food or sugary treats for those kiddos with food allergies…and to avoid being just plain hyper!

So, here’s what we came up with:


Small bouncy balls (we bought ours online from Oriental Trading Company)

Black foam core (from any craft or discount store)

Exacto knife (for adults!)

Silver glitter glue

Silver sharpie pen

Decorative paper (we chose red)

Labels for the decorative paper (included in this blog post!)

Decorative scissors

Glue stick

Silver colored pencil

I first did some prep work before I had the boys help with the valentines...

Read More