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Valentine’s Day Activities for Home

Valentine's Day Activities

Valentine’s Day is a favorite holiday for kids and their families! Chocolate, flowers, and kindness– what’s not to love? Though many schools host Valentine’s Day celebrations in the classroom, why stop there? Bring the fun (and the love!) home to add some warmth to your winter. Here are our picks for fun, festive activities.

Homemade Picture Frames

via amylattacreations.com

A family photo would look absolutely darling in a homemade picture frame. With colors like pink, red, white –maybe even some silver and gold– you’ll treasure these keepsakes for a long time.

Chocolate Play-Dough

DIY Chocolate Playdough

via leftbraincraftbrain.com

This fun activity is unique in that it’s festive with a touch of science! A no-bake recipe like this requires precise measurements and thorough attention to detail in order to come out right, so it’s a great way to stay on top of your child’s education while marking the holiday.

Valentine’s Ornaments

via craftulate.com

Go crazy with decorating this year! These ornaments allow for free creative expression and will fill your home with love.

No-Needle Pet Blankets

Animal Shelter Blankets

via kendallrayburn.com

Working with fleece from your local fabric store, this is a fun way to demonstrate the importance of giving back to the community. Donate the finished blanket to a local animal shelter.

Looking to spread the love? Give these a try!

  1. Have a huge cookie baking session and deliver the deliciousness to your neighbors
  2. Make handwritten Valentines to mail out to long distance family
  3. Video call a friend or family member together
  4. Find kid-friendly volunteer opportunities near you

Originally posted 2024

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