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DIY Valentine Gifts for classmates and friends

We are 1 month until Valentine's Day!  (love me some fun holidays)!

To refresh you all, I am challenging myself this year to a strict budget of $ 10 for our homeschool  holiday parties (of course this does not include birthday).   For our upcoming Valentine's Day party I was able to make something that cost us nothing.

 Heart Shaped Valentine Crayons

Aren't they cute!

Here is how we created them...

Took all our broken crayon pieces that I have been saving
(there is still time for you to save them)

and put them into Silicone heart shaped cupcake cups
 (which are honestly not my favorite to bake with but great for making soap and crayons)

Set oven to 250 degrees...

Zachary is learning about RESPECT for the oven and how to 
properly use it.

Here is what they looked like all melted (about 15 mins)

I set ours out on the deck to set up...once set (about 30 mins)

I popped them out of the molds...and there you have it...

I found this FREE Goodie Bag printable over at Shindig Parties to go!

is where you can also download an entire Valentine Party for FREE!

OH Happy Day and Happy Budget!

BIG THANK YOU to Jillian at Catch My Party for 
posting this tutorial on your site! 

Teach Me Tuesday at Preschool Powol Packets


Linking up to: Mama Mia's Heart to Heart


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