Fewer holidays lend themselves better to simple craft projects than Valentine’s Day. That’s why it’s one of the best times of year to get creative and have a little fun. Here are a few of my favorite craft projects, some for you and some for the little ones to join in on, and I hope you enjoy them as much as I do.
A simple DIY plant holder for Valentine’s Day
A simple DIY plant holder for Valentine’s Day or just for your spring plants that you picked up at the grocery store. This time of year, I love picking up a primrose or a heather plant to bring in the feeling of spring…even though it’s weeks away. This is another one of those projects where
Simple Tips to Elevate Trader Joe’s Flowers
Simple Tips to Elevate Trader Joe’s Flowers -Trader Joe’s has a beautiful assortment of flowers at great prices. I bought $27 worth of flowers and made seven flower arrangements. Inexpensive store-bought flowers don’t have to look inexpensive! Trader Joe’s always has the best selection at a fraction of the price as some stores. It’s Sunday,
Let’s make these simple watercolor hearts for a DIY Valentine
Let’s make these simple watercolor hearts again for a DIY Valentine’s card! This is an updated post from 2018. I’ve discussed these little watercolor hearts for a Mother’s Day post. You can see that right here. I still love them and am calling this batch Laguna Sunset. The pink and orange make me think
a Valentine’s craft featuring the popular trend: dried flowers
a simple Valentine’s craft featuring the popular trend: dried flowers. We took a little trip to check out Field Trip Flowers in the heart of Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NYC. Field Trip Flowers opened in 2020. They are inspired by wildflowers, cutting gardens, and locally grown flowers. They have fresh and dried flowers, as well as plants,
Give a Plant for Valentine’s Day
This year, instead of flowers, why not give a plant for Valentine’s Day? We usually think of flowers for Valentine’s Day, and believe me, I have nothing against flowers, but giving a plant instead has its perks! First, flowers only last a week or so; plants continue to grow with no expiration date, like flowers.
How to Make Candy-Colored Glass Jars for Valentine’s Day
How to make candy-colored glass jars for Valentine’s Day. Last summer, I did a post on How to Make Colored Glass Jars to Get the Vintage Look, and I received so much positive feedback from you about how much you also enjoyed making them. So a few days ago, when I saw the Valentine’s conversation
A simple dried flower heart garland for Valentine’s Day
We made this simple dried flower heart garland for Valentine’s Day. We used dried baby’s breath and some culinary dried roses that I’ve been using for baking! Dried Roses and Baby’s Breath As soon as I got out my bag of dried culinary roses that I bought last year, I started thinking there must be
Strawberry Lava Cakes with Homemade Curd
This recipe makes exactly the amount you need for six cakes!
How to make a twig tree for Valentine’s Day
Here’s how to make a twig tree for Valentine’s Day decor. I don’t “decorate” for Valentine’s Day like I did when the kids were little. We had heart crafts everywhere and pink and heart-shaped red lights, which I didn’t mind. The glow made it so cozy during gray winter days. Now, any Valentine’s decor in