Printable: Make A Cake

February 14, 2013 at 11:16 | Posted in ALEX Printables, Little Hands | Leave a comment
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Valentine’s Day is filled with lots of love and sweet treats! So why not take the time today to make a cake with the ones you love…a printable cake from ALEX Toys! The perfect treat for the little ones in your life.

So get out the craft supplies! Scissors and glue are the only ingredients you need to make this cake. Improve cutting and pasting skills while making a cake that looks good enough to eat!

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Printable: Heart Garland

February 7, 2013 at 01:00 | Posted in ALEX Printables, Little Hands | Leave a comment
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Turn your home into a love shack fit for cupid.  This simple craft printable can be completed with scissors, a little glue and a little love.  Add some creativity and you can do a whole lot more…

  • Celebrate your Family: Print out a heart for each member of your family and write 1 thing you love about them around the heart.
  • Glitter, Pom Poms and Sequins – oh my!: Get out your craft supplies and decorate the hearts any way you choose.
  • Classroom Fun: Have each student decorate a heart and connect all the hearts together to make an awesome piece of garland for the classroom.
  • Throw a PJ Party!: Now that you have the decorations, it’s time to celebrate. Make pink and red pancakes and strawberry smoothies for breakfast, or maybe dinner is the way to go with a heart-shaped pizza!

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Five Ways to Get Your Preschooler in the Valentine’s Day Mood

February 5, 2013 at 18:23 | Posted in Crafting, Holidays | Leave a comment
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How to teach your preschooler about Valentine's DayValentine’s Day is just around the corner, and we are gearing up for a day of LOVE at our house.

From the oldest to the youngest, my kiddos adore Valentine’s Day. It’s a special day to celebrate love – the love you have for each other, and your friends.

Sometimes preschoolers don’t quite understand what Valentine’s Day is all about, and as a traditionally adult-geared holiday, that’s understandable.

Here are five fun ways you can add a little Valentine’s love into your day that will both entertain and educate your little one.

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How to Make a Cookie Bouquet

January 24, 2013 at 18:32 | Posted in General, Holidays, Kid Concoctions | Leave a comment
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Valentine's Day Treats for Valentine’s Day is the special day dedicated each year to show our friends, family and sweethearts how much we love them. It’s often celebrated by giving fancy cards, chocolates and flowers.

This year, instead of the expected bouquet of flowers, surprise your loved one with a unique and yummy twist to your gift: a cookie bouquet!

They’re easy and fun to make and your extra personal touch will not go unnoticed!

Here’s all you need to get going:

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Kids Treats for Valentine’s Day: Chocolatier Fun!

January 22, 2013 at 13:26 | Posted in Holidays, Kid's Arts & Crafts | 1 Comment
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Make your own chocolateChocolate is a favorite indulgence any time, made even more special on Valentine’s Day! The world’s finest chocolatiers work hard on their Valentine’s Day creations, introducing new and scrumptious treats for the big day.

Mouthwatering flavors, innovative shapes in vibrant colors…all wrapped up in irresistible boxes and bows; the perfect gift on chocolate day!

Now you can be just like the famous chocolatiers and make your own sweet confections with My Chocolate Shop.

We had a fun afternoon making gourmet kids treats for Valentine’s Day, check it out!

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“Love is a Work of Art” #ALEXart Twitter Party 1/24 at 9 PM EST {RSVP Linky}

January 21, 2013 at 13:09 | Posted in Kid's Arts & Crafts | 3 Comments
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Do you like arts & crafts or learning about creative activities for the kids?

Enjoy Twitter parties?

Then you won’t want to miss our “Love is a Work of Art”  Twitter Party THIS THURSDAY (1/24) 9 PM – 10 PM EST! #ALEXart

We’ll be giving away over $175 worth of children’s arts and crafts products! Join us and our hosts, @MyFourMonkeys and @MamaSmiles, to share your favorite Valentine’s Day arts and crafts activities, and to snag a few new ones!!

Here’s the rundown on the party details…

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