"My Funny Valentine"- Clever Valentine's Day Ideas and Free Printables for Kids

Valentine's Day is right around the corner, and love is in the air! When we look at this love-it or hate-it holiday from the point of view of a child, everything seems to be just a little sweeter. With these Valentine's Day ideas for kids, we're paying homage to the days where everyone had a Valentine (or twenty), and it was all about sweet treats and messages from your favorite friends.V-Day is also a great opportunity to put together a cute petite party. Make sure to visit our vendor list to find all-star vendors that will help you make the soiree extra-special. There's nothing wrong with spreading a little l-o-v-e...especially if you express your love via cute and clever Valentines, like the ones below. We're SO thankful for the plethora of free printables and quick downloads from the blogosphere. These fabulous blogs have taken the guesswork out of being creative, and moms everywhere are forever grateful. We almost got carried away searching high and low for our favorite Valentine's Day ideas...there are so many adorable options we LOVE! It took us a while to choose our favorites, but these four take the cake. (PS...you'll find a free Valentine's Day banner printable at the end of this post!)  ...Happy Valentine's Day!  

Y O U    R U L E - I mean, does it get any cuter than this? We love this idea because it won't contribute to the cavities! Valentine's Day doesn't have to include a spoonful of sugar... [photo via  re:located living ]

Y O U    R U L E - I mean, does it get any cuter than this? We love this idea because it won't contribute to the cavities! Valentine's Day doesn't have to include a spoonful of sugar... [photo via re:located living]

E x t r a   a w e s o m e - This little treat is extra awesome...and so easy! Especially when you have a free printable from crafting chicks. They've got a lot of cute valentine's day ideas..pay them a visit. [photo via  crafting chicks ]

E x t r a   a w e s o m e - This little treat is extra awesome...and so easy! Especially when you have a free printable from crafting chicks. They've got a lot of cute valentine's day ideas..pay them a visit. [photo via crafting chicks]

these valentines make our  h e a r t s   s o a r - another non-candy optioN! the kiddos won't even notice there's no added sugar in this Valentine. [photo via  nobiggie ]

these valentines make our  h e a r t s   s o a r - another non-candy optioN! the kiddos won't even notice there's no added sugar in this Valentine. [photo via nobiggie]

we   n e e d   s'more valentines like this one! find this printable and INSTRUCTIONS on how to create this oh-so-sweet treat along with many other ideas at  sweet little peanut  dot com! [photo via  little peanut magazine ]

we   n e e d   s'more valentines like this one! find this printable and INSTRUCTIONS on how to create this oh-so-sweet treat along with many other ideas at sweet little peanut dot com! [photo via little peanut magazine]

...and here's that printable we were talking about! Get festive at home with this cute Valentine's Day banner from Sandy Toes & Popsicles, or gift it to your little one's favorite teacher, and add some love to the classroom! 

Happy {a l m o s  t} Valentine's Day from The Petite Party Team!