7 Family Activities for Valentine’s Day

Photo by Joshua Hoehne

When it comes to unofficial holidays, Valentine’s Day is regarded as one of the most anticipated days for lovers, married couples, and even families. It is a day of love, particularly of the romantic kind.

While the holiday is massively commercialized, you can’t help but think that it’s only for people with partners, right? Well, it depends on anyone, but all forms of love, like the one between parent and children, can also be celebrated.

In fact, more and more families are going toward the tradition

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Will you be my Valentine?!

I participated in a Blogger Activation on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for Cardstore.com. I received complimentary cards and a promotional item as a thank you for participating.

I love Valentine’s Day. I know it’s one of the more “minor” holidays without as much hurrah, but I think it’s one of the best! I mean, what’s better than love and showing others how much you love them?! Not to sound all sappy… I just think it’s a day to show your respect for having certain people in your life. I loved it as

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How to Cure Cabin Fever with Kids

AHHHHHH!Did ya hear that all the way from my house in IL? I wouldn’t be surprised… it’s my frustration with THIS WINTER. I hate the cold anyway, but this winter has been especially brutal. Days when the city basically goes on lock-down and you aren’t supposed to leave the house. Days when Ryan’s preschool is cancelled (again… and again). Days when it snows so much, we can’t get out of our driveway.

We’re all going a little stir crazy over here! Not just me, but the kids, too. Some days there just isn’t

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Valentine’s Day gift ideas for babies

Holidays are so much fun to celebrate when you have little ones! Valentine’s Day is usually about lots of candy… particularly chocolate… at least for me 😉 I remember when my littles were babies and they weren’t eating any food yet, let alone candy! What to fill their Valentine’s Day baskets with? I’ve created a list of some fun Valentine’s Day gift ideas for babies to help you out 🙂

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Valentine’s Day Gift: Datevitation giveaway

Did you ever make “coupons” for your parents when you were a kid? Datevitation is a website where you can make a one-of-a-kind gift book for a loved one! It’s such a super cute idea.

It’s basically a little coupon book and you can select your own cover and gift page images and you can customize the text on each page. There are covers for all types of occasions… holidays, birthday, anniversary, thank-you, congratulations, etc. Then you can select your gender and the gender of your recipient (so the

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Valentine’s Day gift and food ideas

I <3 Valentine’s Day and I’ve been sitting here wondering if I’ll really get to celebrate it this year! Will I have a newborn? Will I be in labor? Will I be miserable? Haha. Either way, I’m planning for it just in case! And as always, Pinterest is my go-to place. LOVE these food and little gift ideas. Click through the photo for credit or more info.

What are you doing for Valentine’s Day?

A balloon

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