How to throw a little dinner-party with your little ones.

Here you’ll find everything you’ll need to host your own family-friendly Valentines dinner. 


CRAFTY FUN & DECOR:


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Need some ideas for table decor?

These DIY love wine bottles by the Coake Family are the perfect addition to your table scape. 

You + Me Tree

Are you wondering what to do with all that extra firewood in the backyard?

Make these adorable You + Me Trees with your kids by Three Scoops of Love.

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Who knew candy M&M’s and fresh Tulips paired together so beautifully?

See how it’s made over on Evolution of Style Blog.

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Do you remember making tin lanterns growing up?

These Valentine Tin Lanterns by Bren Did are fun to make with your little ones and you probably already have all the supplies at home.

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While you’re whipping up that fabulous meal, give the family a game they can play together.

These bingo cards paired with candy hearts are an adorable way to create a colorful and playful atmosphere to keep the kids busy while you prep dinner.

Find the free, printable over on makoodle.com.


DINNER IDEA:

Appetizer + Salad + Entree + Drinks + DIY Dessert(s) = a Family Dinner made with love. 


Cheese Board

While the family plays bingo, everyone can nosh on this gorgeous Cheese and Chocolate Board by Honest Cooking.

Look at those colors! {Added Bonus: it includes chocolate.}

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Start the dinner festivities off with this vibrate Show The Love Salad by Joe and Sue.

All you need is a tiny heart-shaped cookie cutter to make your regular salad into a big bowl of themed greens.

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This Chicken Alfredo Lasagna by Passion For Savings can be prepped in advance so you can spend

more time playing with the kids and less time in the kitchen.

Punch-

With just 3 ingredients, this Sweet Heart Punch by Made to be a Mama is easy to make and super festive.

Oreo Cake Pops

To end the evening on a sweet note, try making these adorable Oreo Cake Pops by makoodle.com.

Even better yet, make them together {as a family} at the dinner table once everyone is done eating dinner.

Easy Cookies

If Oreo’s aren’t your thing, try these easy Valentines day cookies by Family Fresh Meals.

These colorful cookie gems are a lovely way to satisfy that sweet tooth.


Wishing everyone a Valentines Day full of family, love and laughter. ­čÖé