Thursday, February 14, 2013

Valentine Lollipop Flowers

Happy Valentine's Day sweeties!  Today is a day of love, and candy.  This is also a special day for The Sweetest Temptations because today marks the 2 year anniversary of the blog! Check out my very first candy blog post here.

Hope you all get to spend this day with those you love and most importantly have been enjoying all of the red and pink sweet treats that your tummy can handle!  If you are looking for a fun craft to do with your little ones or to give to your lover, then join me in making Valentine Lollipop flowers!  

You can hand these out individually or create a bouquet to give to that special someone.  It's cheap, sweet, and easy!

Here's what you need:

Red and green construction paper

Here's what you do:

Cut out little red hearts
Glue lollipop in the center of the heart
Cut out two green leaves per flower
Glue leaves onto lollipop stick

And voila!  You've got a cute candy gram to give!  Lollipop, lollipop, oh lolli lolli lolli lollipop, on a flower! Have a Happy Valentine's Day 2013!

Monday, February 11, 2013

Conversation Heart Ring

Valentine's Day is only a few days away!  Who's excited!  If you are scrambling to find something festive to do or wear before the big day, look no longer, because Conversation Heart Rings are the solution!  

This craft is fast and fun.  Get the kids and lovers involved and make an afternoon out of it.  Here's what you need:

1. Adjustable rings 
2. Hot glue
3. Conversation hearts!

Then, here's what you do with the supplies:

Gather one ring and conversation heart
Put a dab of glue on the conversation heart
Stick the glued heart onto the ring
Hold for 20 seconds
Let dry

Once it's dry, get ready to flash your bling!  

These are perfect to tie around a Valentine, include in a goodie bag, or put in a ring box and surprise that special someone!

Happy V-day swee-tays!