Valentine's Day: five handmade gifts using conversation heart candy

Conversation love heart pinata.
Conversation love heart pinata.  Photo: studiodiy.com

Valentine's Day doesn't have to be about extravagant gifts and grand gestures, when all you really need is some conversation heart candy.

While the day is typically about romance, celebrating is also a great way for kids to show appreciation towards their friends and family.

With that in mind, here's five ways to incorporate Conversation Heart Candy into your handmade gifts.

Valentine's popcorn

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Add some love heart candies to popcorn for a sweet and salty Valentine's Day treat. Recipe here
 
Conversation heart candy bracelet
 
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Using clay, kids can make their own conversation hearts. Tutorial here
 
Conversation Heart Piñata
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Create, fill, smash and eat. Tutorial here
 
​Heart candy hair accessories
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An easy craft for kids to wear on Valentine's Day. Tutorial here.
 
Conversation heart cupcakes
 
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Photo: confessionsofacookbookqueen.com

Whip up a batch of cupcakes and top with love heart candy. Recipe here.

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Ideas to celebrate Valentines Day with your family

Valentine's Day activities and recipes