January 12, 2010

Be My Sweetie...

Put a sugary spin on Valentine's Day with a Be My Sweetie party for the kids. Use a traditional Valentine's Day color palette of red and pink, but decorate and focus your activities around a variety of sweets, candies and desserts.

Be My Sweetie Party

  • Serve plenty of hugs and kisses with these xoxo cupcakes -- Martha Stewart
  • As a party craft and favor, have the children decorate these gift boxes and fill them with edible, hard candy jewels to present to their mothers -- Hard Candy Recipe and Box Tutorial via Martha Stewart
  • Hang this pink and red candy garland around your party space -- Amazon.com
  • Finally, set up a dessert buffet filled with a variety of sweet treats -- Amy Atlas