Valentine Printable {Valentine Game}


I am one of those crazy moms that likes to come up with creative Valentine’s for my boys to take to school for their classmates.  I think we have only bought Valentine’s from a box one time. My boys are not really into making crafts (duh), but if candy is involved I can actually twist […]

Chocolate Shortbread Hearts {Valentine Recipe}


I actually made these cute little shortbread cookies a few months ago, but after I got them all finished I thought they would be perfect for Valentine’s Day. So I waited until now to share the recipe. They are not quite as decadent as the Brownie Trifle or the Chocolate Lava Cake, but they are […]

Felt Valentine Banner {Valentine’s Day Decor}


Hello peeps! It’s time for another month of The Creative Carousel! This months theme is Valentine’s Day. Fitting, no? Here’s my project: Felt Valentine’s Day Banner Supplies: -Felt -Tiny beads -Fabric scraps -Tulle or ribbon -Heat and Bond -Iron, glue gun -Scissors, needle, and thread -Yarn or ribbon Instructions: Draw heart shape. (I use the […]

Valentine’s Day Craft- Number Plate


I meant to get my winter decor out a couple weeks ago. But the hallway wainscoting took longer than I thought, so I have decided to skip ahead to Valentine’s Day. Because then instead of looking like I’m behind, I will totally look like I am organized and ahead of the game. Who’s with me? […]

Valentine’s Day Etsy Style


I’ve been working on stocking my Etsy store with stuff for Valentine’s Day. Apparently I am in a red mood, because I just noticed that every single item I listed this week is red.  Guess I need to pull out the pinks and whites. LOL! Here’s some other cool stuff to check out! Etsy Goals […]

Felt Flower Tutorial for Valentine’s Day


Valentine’s Day is less than a month away. I know. I can’t believe it either. I’ve got no less than 25 crafts, home decor ideas, and recipes that I want to try. I’d better get busy, that means I have to complete one project per day! OK, probably not going to happen. But I did […]

I am Officially Ready for Valentine’s Day!

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I was cleaning out some storage bins in an effort to organize this mess of a house. I came across a few sewing projects that I had totally forgotten about. It was almost as good as finding money in a pocket. One of the projects was this adorable Valentine’s Day bear: Is he not the […]

Maraschino Cherry Bars


Here is another recipe that made it onto my Christmas plates of goodies this year. I love these cherry bars because not only are they super easy to make, but they add a great splash of color to cookie trays. And I am a fan of just about anything with almond extract in it! If […]