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Valentines Day

Crafts, DIY

Crochet Valentine Hearts

When thinking of what to crochet for Valentine’s Day, I got a bit of inspiration from Repeat Crafter Me with her Puffy Heart pattern.  I worked from her pattern to create two quick and easy projects! Three Heart Mobile Using the Puffy Heart pattern, I made three puffy hearts.  I chose to make mine red, white and pink.  You could choose which ever colors are your favorite.  Then cut a 30 inch length of each color yarn, fold them in half together and loop tied them to a key chain ring.   ...

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Crafts, DIY

You Blow My Heart Up, Valentine!! Bubble Gum Valentine Craft

When I was searching Pinterest for some quick and easy Valentines to make up for my step kids classmates, I fell in love with a few and then gave the choice to the kids what they wanted to make.  They chose “You Blow My Heart Up” Bubble Gum Valentine Craft.  What kid doesn’t like Bubble gum, so let me tell you how we made it! Now, I decided to change things up a bit because when I did a test run with the glue gun, I found it pretty frustrating.  And if I find it  ...

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Valentine’s Day Rendez-vous #ChurchandDwight

This Valentine’s Day, dare to be bold and expand your horizons when it comes to your sex life. Let’s face it – sex is something to celebrate! It helps reduce stress and lets us feel more connected to our partner. Robin Milhausen, sexual health and relationship expert, reveals the following tips to kick it up a notch and add a little spice to your routine, while enhancing pleasure and intimacy in your relationship. Dirty talk, clean space. There’s nothing like hotel or vacation sex.  Having  ...

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Valentines Round-up featuring: My Little Pony, Littlest Pet Shop and Transformers DVDs (Giveaway)

February is here! This usually means Winter is coming to an end and the day of “love” will be here before you know it. So  here on Naturally Cracked we like to celebrate! Check out these adorable family TV shows on DVD from Shout! Kids in collaboration with Hasbro Studios. Three DVDs from the My Little Pony, Littlest Pet Shop and Transformers Rescue Bots lines are being released this February as the perfect way for kids to spend Valentine’s Day with the characters they love.  ...

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Crafts, DIY

How to make a Paper Heart Chain Garland#DIY

By now you have realized it is February and I am sharing fun Valentine’s Day crafts and recipes. I love things that are quick, simple and look great. Nothing is worse then spending hours on a project and it not turning out. If we are honest I don’t have time for that with two busy boys. Mom vs the Boys knows the struggle as she has three boys of her own. I love her posts as I know she doesn’t have time for long crazy projects either. So when I came across her post on Paper  ...

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DIY, Food

Valentines Day Marshmallow Pops

Valentines Day is coming and my boys love the day. I really don’t need a day to show my love, but it is still fun to shower a little extra on the boys in my life. I spend lots of time looking at things on Pinterest and always find something fun to do. This year I wanted to have a sweet treat that my boys could do themselves. Tales of Mommyhood has the perfect sweet treat, Valentines Day Marshmallow Pops. They are simple, yummy and super quick to put together! Valentines Day  ...

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Crafts, DIY

Easy DIY Valentine Heart Wreath

Valentine’s Day is coming in a couple days and I was wracking my brain on something fun to do with my kids. Sometimes it is hard as one is 9 and the other 3 so finding something that works for both is a challenge. In class the other day we made these cute Heart Wreaths for Valentine’s Day and I must say they were so simple I knew we could make them as a family. I loved them so much I had to share. Another craft that this super cute is the Heart Garland from Mom vs. the Boys it  ...

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Heat Up The Romance with Fondue #TRUDEAU #VALENTINESDAY

When I hear the word Valentine’s Day I think of a couple things: Chocolate, Wine and of course cheese. If there is a way to pair them all together some how then you can bet this mama is a happy women. I am tired of always paying a pretty penny to take hubby out.  I was stoked to learn that this Valentine’s Day after the kids go to bed hubby and I will be having a fondue party thanks to Trudeau. I had let Trudeau know that hubby and I were in need of a date night and I was sent  ...

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Share the Love with Hallmark this Valentine’s Day

It is February already! That means in a few short days people all around the world will celebrate Valentine’s Day! I have said it before and I will say it again I don’t need a special day but I still enjoy spreading the love to not just hubby but friends and family also. I love finding special little gifts for the boys, hubby, my students and of course my nieces and nephews. If we are being honest I have been known to treat myself also, because lets be real you cant love anyone  ...

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