Simple Crafts for Valentine's Day
Are you looking for some simple craft activities to do with the kids this Valentine's Day? Look no further! We've scoured the internet and pulled together a list of incredibly easy but SUPER fun projects to complete with the kids.
Inspired by this recipe from Martha Stewart, these DIY Crayon Hearts are the perfect way to decorate the house for V-Day. All you need is some wax paper, wax crayons and an iron.
DIY Wrapping Paper
What do you get if you put together some toilet rolls and some paint? Your very own DIY Valentine's Day wrapping paper! Simply shape the cardboard rolls into a heart shape and let the kids stamp on a roll of paper until their heart's content.
Valentines Day Strawberries
Anything @LiddieRowl posts on Instagram has us obsessed. And these sweet little Valentine's Day strawberries are no different!
Cardboard Lacing Hearts
The best way to recycle old cereal boxes, these lacing hearts are a simple idea that helps to encourage fine motor skills. Simply cut out a heart and use a hole punch to add holes around the edge. Let the kids loose with some pink or red string and watch the magic happen!
Valentines Day Sensory Play
If you search for #sensoryplayideas on Instagram there is a WEALTH of amazing open-ended play ideas to choose from. @livethescottcottage has some amazing posts, including ideas for what to use as sensory bases for your child's play. Check her out here on Instagram for more brilliant ideas!