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Party Reveal: Puppy Love Valentine’s Day

My son’s favorite “girlfriend” came over to have a little Puppy Love Valentine’s Day party. He loves wearing his tuxedo, and she loves any excuse for a game of dress-up, so they both had a really great time!

Puppy Love Valentine's Day Party - Project Nursery

One of the endearingly cute parts of the preschool years is the “boyfriend/girlfriend.” Both my children came home at some point claiming to have one, which really meant they had a friend who they liked to hold hands with on the playground. This puppy love is all so innocent and precious. I just love this darling stage before girls (or boys) become “icky.”

Valentine's Day Mini Rasperry Cakes - Project Nursery

Puppy Love Valentine's Day Party - Project Nursery

Puppy Love Valentine's Day Party - Project Nursery

Sweet little Valentine’s parties like this don’t have to be complicated affairs. Two or three easy desserts—like pre-packed snack cakes cut into heart shapes—and a few decorative candies are all it takes to create a party that will make your little ones feel special. Serve your drinks in pink, with striped or heart paper straws (they’re widely available now!). Inexpensive washi tape on glassware and dishes adds an instant easy Valentine’s touch.

Puppy Love Valentine's Day Party Dessert Display - Project Nursery

Printables are an easy way to get almost-instant inexpensive decor that you don’t have to store after Valentine’s Day is over. Not only that, you can find yourself something cute and unique no one else will have! You can find the ones in these photos here.

Dog Shaped Cookies - Project Nursery

Puppy Love Valentine's Day Party - Project Nursery

After the cookies and milk were done, we built some doghouse shaped mailboxes for our Valentine’s exchange, and the kids gave little Valentine’s gifts in their crafty Valentine puppy bags.

Doghouse Valentine Boxes - Project Nursery

Puppy Love Valentine's Day Party - Project Nursery

Puppy love is so sweet!

About the author
Paula is a party-loving mom of two terrific kids living on the sunny beaches of Melbourne, Florida. She is the woman behind the frog at Frog Prince Paperie, a printable party shop and blog dedicated to making parties magical!
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