Here are my kids' Valentines this year. I know this idea has been on a lot of blogs. I finally got it done this time and I love them!
It's self explanatory, but take your kid's photo with their hand out stretched. I've heard of some people giving their kid a piece of PVC to hold also.
Then I used Photoshop Elements (which I LOVE) and fixed the color, added a fun speaking bubble, and added text.
Get them printed (40% off at Walgreens, thank you very much!) and I used an exacto knife to make a cut above the hand and below. Buy some cute lollipops (Dollar Store heart ones) and insert. I think if you want to stay away from sweets that a Valentine pencil would be very cute or a glow stick maybe? Happy Valentine's Day!
-ellen (I have been gone from my blog for a while. We bought a fixer upper last month and we're not unpacked yet and everything is everywhere and life is crazy, but hopefully some house pics/posts soon and more sewing posts when I am set up!)