Keeping it Simple: Awesome Boy Valentine Idea: Minecraft brownie bites and candy bars {Free Printable}

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Awesome Boy Valentine Idea: Minecraft brownie bites and candy bars {Free Printable}


Minecraft is all the rage right now, especially at my house.  My boys love it!  So for Valentine's Day, I had to come up with some fun valentines that my boys can take to class.  It's always hard to come up with a saying that my boys can give other boys, without sounding too creepy or cheesy.  So we just go for funny :).  I thought it would be fun it my boys gave the creepers to the boys and the Steves to the girls.
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For the brownie bites:
I used a square mold and made brownies.  They ones that weren't completely filled worked the best.
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I printed out the printables that I made here.  I used some paper straws and cut them in half and then some plastic wrap to cover the brownie. 
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I stuck the straw into the brownie and then wrapped it up.  
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Then I put the paper onto the brownie.  
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And that's it.  I made up a Steve and Creeper along with a fun saying to go with them.  I'm definitely going to be doing these for my son's birthday party too, I love how they turned out.
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I know that a lot of school don't allow baked goods, so I made up a candy bar version too.  I used 100 grand bars because I thought they fit with the whole mining and diamond themes of Minecraft.  

For these I just printed off the printables that I made here (they are different sizes than the brownies).  
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I wrapped the candy bars with the paper.  I taped down the sides of the candy bars so they didn't stick out.
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Then I taped the candy bar onto the sayings.
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If you don't want to have such a big saying, you can use the one from the brownies too.  
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7 comments:

  1. Cute idea for boys! Pinned this!

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  2. My boys are OBSESSED with minecraft. They would love these! Pinned them....thanks for the great idea!

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  3. LOVE THIS! Thanks for the printable!

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  4. How do I print them? I don't see a link to print.

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  5. Where is the link to print these out? I had trouble finding it. My daughter would love these for the boys in her class.

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    1. There are two different links, one for the brownies and one for the candy bars:
      https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B3vQ7hyPUPDuVGdFeTZENXdONTg/edit

      https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B3vQ7hyPUPDuUkZ4c3A3WjdpdVk/edit

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  6. Thank you for posting this!! My daughter loves mine craft and so easy to do=]

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