Valentine’s Day is such a fun time of year to get creative with your little ones. Making Valentine’s Day crafts is a great way to spend quality time together, and a good excuse to stay out of the cold in February. Here is a round up of some of our favorites to keep you and your littles busy now and well past February 14th!
SEND LOVE TO ANOTHER CHILD
This is by far our favorite way to lend love this Valentine’s Day! Turn this holiday into a teachable moment and have your kids send Valentine’s Day cards to a child in the hospital. Click the link below and enter the info. It’s as easy as that.
Photo Credit: Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
A few reasons why we love these. 1-They don’t take much planning. 2-They help your kids with fine motor skills. 3-These could keep a child busy for A LONG time.
Source and photo credit: 2 Little Hooligans
All you need for this one is some paper, paint and a empty toilet paper tube. Easy enough!
Source and photo credit: Rustandsunshine.com
PERFECT FOR THE GRANDPARENTS!
This is an activity the whole family can get in on—a family fingerprint heart. Have your kids sit down and create this symbol of love out of their fingerprints and then send it off to grandma and grandpa! Their hearts will likely melt!
Source and photo credit: Mum In the Madhouse