I'm one of those moms that doesn't allow characters to seep into my house very often. But since the kids' friends really love all the character stuff, I compromise for Valentine's Day. I buy (usually the year before, on sale) character Valentines, but then I make my kids cut them up to glue the images on paper hearts, adding stickers and doilies along with whatever characters we've got. Even Sponge Bob doesn't look too bad after he's been decorated with hearts and doilies!
PS. Please join me in welcoming "Jill from Atlanta" to the blogosphere — she's just started her own blog. Give her some PH love!
PSS. Mark February 15 on your calendar — that's the day to buy next year's Valentines!
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