Make one for mom/ Dad/ Grandparents … My daughter gave out one for each of her classmates one year.
[This is a craft project that I developed a few years ago and I’m just now getting around to sharing –Best, Hester Jane]
Here is a child’s Valentine gift that does not include candy.
Collect empty milk or juice cartons; the kind kids get at school with their lunches. Then wash them out.
Cut out pictures of pea plants from old seed catalogs and paste them onto the outside of the milk carton/pot.
Add dry potting soil and drop in two pea seeds. Alternatively you can place the pea seeds in a mini envelope/ Valentine card.
Staple the top closed.
Save straws (optional) if doing this project for home. Don’t waste a new straw; reuse a straw that would otherwise be on its way to a landfill. The straw becomes a support as the pea plant grows taller.
Print Valentines or design your own.