DIY Valentines Day Gingerbread Treats
Check out this Gingerbread Love Cottage! A great way to save money on treats and do a fun activity on Valentine’s day. Buy a gingerbread man, house, or train on sale after Christmas and turn it into a Valentine’s day gingerbread treats. I found each of these for 75% off after Christmas. I also found some leftover red icing that was very cheap. You can also look for Christmas candy that isn’t too Christmas-y to use for this activity or you can add in some Valentine’s candy. My kids decorated all of these for Valentines day.
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My daughter really had fun decorating our gingerbread man. It was probably the easiest as there was nothing to put together like with the train and house.
The gingerbread train took a little more time to put together, but once it was dry, it was fun decorating.
Gingerbread Love Cottage
I have to admit, by the time my kids decorated the gingerbread house, they were tired of it. I would suggest each child only decorate one house, train, or gingerbread man each season. 🙂
You may also want to check out these Valentine’s Day traditions for families or Valentine’s Day Rice Krispie Treats. I would also love to hear about what you and your family does each year for Valentines day.