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No Mess Valentines

Happy Valentine’s Day Eve! Here we are and I haven’t done anything for the holiday other than the bare minimum for preschool (add some valentines to the grocery pickup order + find the same sock hop dress from last year!) and clean the house for a play date we’re hosting tomorrow. If you need a… Continue reading No Mess Valentines

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Love Week

It’s the week of love! Happy Valentine’s Day Eve 🙂 My parents visited over the weekend and Amelia loves nothing more than the undivided attention and fun games that they come up with – and I love nothing more than escaping for a date night! While the grandparents handled the dinner/bath/bedtime routine, we kicked off… Continue reading Love Week

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day! Any day I get to celebrate with chocolate, handmade crafts, and kisses, is a good day. Yesterday we had a valentine play date at the house; I kept it super simple with a non-messy craft for the babies and chocolate for the ladies. I couldn’t decide on a “craft” up until the… Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day!

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Blowing Kisses Valentine + More (No Mess!) Handprint Valentines

I think one of the major reasons I wanted to be a teacher/librarian is the seasonal crafts (I’m dead serious); turns out there’s a lot more to the job than that, ha! But even after my librarian days but pre-motherhood, I couldn’t resist decorating for seasons and holidays, especially valentines. Now that Amelia is here,… Continue reading Blowing Kisses Valentine + More (No Mess!) Handprint Valentines

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Handprint Valentines

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and yesterday I got a wild hare to make a few valentines with Amelia. I used to make a lot of holiday crafts, even after I left my school library job, but now I’ve got a valid excuse to get out the glue and construction paper: adorable baby… Continue reading Handprint Valentines

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Valentine’s Day is a Week Away!

Somehow V Day always sneaks up on me. I’m working on a Pixelated Heart quilt, but other than that plans for this year are minimal. I’m looking back at past years’ on the blog for some inspiration… so here’s a quick roundup of all Valentine-related posts:       Owl Always Love You cross stitch… Continue reading Valentine’s Day is a Week Away!