07 February 2008

Valentine hack: Fingerprint heart prints

Carrie's girls took "handmade" to a new level:

We usually do something easy - since we also find the day creeps up on us. Last year we made cards using two fingerprints to look like a heart. We also sent loved ones small sealed decorated boxes that contained "hugs and kisses". The girls glued multicolored tissue paper on them.

More: Best of Parent Hacks: Valentine's Day

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