Valentine’s Day is just a few days away. Am I the only one who hasn’t even thought about it? EEK! These are great ideas that you can do with your kids or by yourself to help make someone’s Valentine’s Day extra special.
5 DIY Valentine’s Day Ideas
Here are 5 DIY ideas that will make your loved one’s day extra special.
Create Your Own Valentine’s Day Cards
1: Make it easy for kids to get in the Valentines spirit by letting them create custom cards for their class. Have your kids use apps like Fresh Paint on Windows 8 devices or other drawing apps to craft their own cards and make something really special. Once your kids design their cards, print them out for the class or email them to family members to share the love.
If your kids dont have time to create their own custom Valentines, save yourself a few dollars and print them at home – here are 12 DIY Valentine’s Day card ideas!
Record a Video
Dont forget about your family far away. Use your computers built-in webcam to record a video e-card to send to grandparents and other relatives to let them know youre thinking about them.
Nothing says I Love You more than freshly baked cookies. Have your kids use the Internet to look up their favorite cookie recipe and make a batch for their class. Be sure to print out a label with the ingredients just in case someone has allergies.
Valentine’s Day Mailbox
For exchanging Valentines at school, make sure your kids have the coolest mailbox. Download and print a custom Valentines mailbox and let them put it together.
Modern Mix Tape
Create a modern mix tape! Remember the old cassettes or CDs made with love songs – here is a modernized approach to this old romantic concept.
What DIY will you be doing this year for Valentine’s?
Mom to 4 kids, Molly aka Digital Mom is the blogger-in-chief here at digitalmomblog.com. Talking technology and mom life, Molly shares the realities of parents digital kids.