Fortunate Valentine’s Cookies

Several years ago, I wanted to come up with a Valentine’s Day craft with which my then almost four year old could help to hand out to her preschool friends and teachers. I thought the idea of dipping fortune cookies into Wilton candy melts, adding sprinkles, then packaging them up into miniature Chinese take-out boxes… Read More »

Out of this World Classroom Valentines

Two more days until Valentine’s Day! My daughter’s class is celebrating today with what they refer to as a Friendship Party, so we spent yesterday afternoon prepping and finishing the Valentines for her classmates! We usually make the little gifts she hands out to her friends, so every year as Valentine’s Day is approaching, I usually keep… Read More »

You Make My Heart Beat Valentine Fondant Topper Tutorial

Valentine’s Day is less than two weeks away… are you ready?! I’m certainly not! My daughter and I are still working on her classroom Valentines for her fellow students. Since she is not allowed to take homemade goodies to school, we are coming up with another non-edible idea, similar to the ex-STRAW-ordinary Valentines she gave out… Read More »

I’m Nuts and Bolts About You! Love Machine Fondant Tutorial

Valentine’s Day is less than two weeks away! Are you ready to show your loved ones just how much they mean to you?! When creating Valentines, it’s hard to stay from super girly designs, as hearts and love themes in general are usually a bit feminine, but I wanted to create something that would be… Read More »

Honey Bee Mine: Valentine Fondant Cupcake Tutorial

A couple of seasons ago, I released a publication, Lynlee’s Vintage Valentines, containing the step-by-step instructions to create four sweet Valentine fondant cupcake toppers. Since it continues to be one of my most popular tutorials, I thought it would be fun to share the directions for the Honey Bee Mine fondant topper for your Valentine cupcakes this… Read More »

Ex-STRAW-ordinary Classroom Valentines!

I can’t believe it’s already Valentine’s Day! This sweet holiday definitely snuck up on us this year! Last year, my daughter had a Baked with Love playdate with one of her BFF’s, but this year, she has been sick for several days, so not only did we not have time to have a little party,… Read More »

Baked with Love!

There has been a trend lately of darling baking-themed parties, such as some of my adorable faves by Passion for Parties, She’s Kinda Crafty and One Charming Party! My daughter, Anabelle, and I were so inspired to put together a sweet little play date to celebrate Valentine’s Day with one of her BFF’s, Mikayla! For… Read More »