Counting Down to Valentine’s Day!
I think Valentine’s Day is hands down my favourite holiday. And it’s not about romance and roses, it’s about reminding the people in my life how much I love them. Valentine’s Day brings out the crafty girl in me and every year I’m inspired to create the most fun and exciting things. It’s definitely no surprise when my inspiration comes from Martha Stewart. The Valentine’s Day treat bags she made were too cute for me to not want to create, and so last year I made a Valentine’s Day Countdown for my biggest little sprinkle.
I used oil based paint markers to colour on the bags, and then after letting them dry, I filled them with different treats and things like stickers, socks, necklaces, play-doh, bubbles, chocolate… Everyday she would take down a bag hanging in our kitchen and get to open what was inside. It was so fun getting to watch her get excited when I had such a great time making it all. [Read more…]