Keeping it Simple: Fun Homemade Valentine : Star Wars Glow Stick Valentine {No candy}

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Fun Homemade Valentine : Star Wars Glow Stick Valentine {No candy}

Remember that I'm Scrooge when it comes to Valentine's Day?  Luckily I'm loving making these Valentines for my boys and I'm starting to enjoy the holiday a little more :)

One of my favorite things about having this blog is all of the other bloggers I have found and seeing the amazing talent you all have.  I especially love when I find the prefect Valentine for my 5 year old!!  Megan from Brassy Apple made a light saber with a glow stick and I knew that I wanted to do just that for him!

This was so easy to do and I love how they turned out!  
This is how I made it:
1) I took a picture of my son, holding his light saber.
2) I then put words on picture 
3) I printed the pictures out and then put a slit at the top of the light saber and inserted a glow stick.  
Crack the glow stick and the light saber actually glows, I love it!!

I also found some Star Wars fruit snacks, so my son will give those to his class also.  


  1. These are SO clever! My son will want to make these I'm sure!

  2. Now that is just adorable! My son would love this!!

  3. Wow that is so clever!!

  4. Love these!! I am emailing these to my 26 year old brother...he is a star wars freak!

  5. this is by far the best valentine I have ever seen!! My kids all love Star wars! what a great idea!!
    I am your newest follower..pls follow back if you can.

  6. What a great idea! I would love it if you would share it at our sharing party at Thank you!

  7. Such a great idea...Love this! We are having our 1st Kitchen Fun & Crafty Friday. Link Party going on now and would love for you to share this!

  8. Awesome idea! Love it.. Thanks for linking up!

  9. that's too fun!
    I saw you on market yourself monday!

  10. This is great! May the Force be with you.

  11. Hi Kaysi, I used this great idea for my son's Valentines! I blogged about it and linked it back to you! You can check it out here if you like!
    Happy Valentine's Day!

  12. So so cute! This is being featured today at {Junk in their Trunk}. Thanks for linking up!

  13. a very great idea!!

    I linked to your idea on my blog - thanks for sharing!
    doro K.

  14. I am technologically do I write on a photo?


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