Ana is a single mama to an 8-yr-old son, Javier, who loves to wear costumes 365 days per year. When not exploring her beloved Sunshine State with her family, she's planning date nights with her single dad beau, Mark. The former content director for, Ana is now the VP of Content for Today's Mama. She has interviewed a wide range of mamas, from First Lady Michelle Obama to the Kardashians and everything in between.

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5 Ideas For A Kid-Friendly Valentine’s Day

Ah, Valentine’s Day. Some people call it a nothing holiday that makes millions for companies who peddle cards and flowers to the lucky few who are partnered up. I happen to love Valentine’s Day, and I only came to love it more after I had kids. After all, there is no one I love more in this world than my son.

These days, we try to include him in our Valentine’s Day plans whenever we can, which mostly means a whole lot of arts and crafts projects. These 5 Ideas for a Kid-Friendly Valentine’s Day are just perfect for celebrating the holiday in style–and with a whole lot of love. Enjoy!


1. Heart Argyle Valentine’s Day Wreath from Mine for the Making

2. The Tic Tac Toe Heart Game from Alpha Mom

3. Lovebird Paper Garland from Make and Takes

4. Hand-Shaped Valentines from Martha Stewart

5. Cardboard Tube Cupid from Spoonful

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