14 Valentine’s Day Treats for KidsJen Genova and Dana Vogel
Want to show your loved ones just how much they mean to you? The answer is dessert … because isn’t it always? We rounded up Babble’s best 14 (GET IT?!) special noms to munch on with all of those funny valentines. What better way to show your sweeties just how sweet they are to you than with these flawless treats? Check them out:
1. Homemade Valentine’s Day Pop-Tarts
Who’s the coolest mom on the block? You are if you make these homemade Pop-Tarts.
2. Heart-Shaped Donuts
Skip the short stack this Valentine’s Day, and opt for these heart-shaped donuts instead. They’re baked, not fried, which you’ll love. And because they’re covered in sprinkles, your kids will love them too!
3. Strawberry Heart Hand Pies
Sometimes the best Valentine’s Day treats are the ones you can make with your kids. These strawberry heart hand pies are easy to whip up — and even easier to gobble down.
4. Strawberry Nutella Panini
A panini bursting with strawberries and Nutella makes the perfect lunch or snack for your valentines!
5. Heart-Shaped Cream Cheese Swirl Brownies
Nothing says love like brownies! Surprise your kids with these oh-so-cute, bite-sized love notes, and they won’t know what hit them.
6. Valentine’s Day Oreo Pops
What kid doesn’t love chocolate-covered Oreos? Even better, throw them on a stick and you’ve got the perfect grab-and-go treat for your favorite valentine.
7. Devil’s Food Cake Pops
Your little angels (okay, at least on Valentine’s Day) deserve a devilishly good cake-pop treat!
8. Chocolate-Dipped Marshmallow Hearts
These little hearts are an easy treat to sneak into their lunches to let them know how much you love them.
9. Red Velvet Whoopie Pies
Your kids will fall in love with these red velvet cookies at first sight … and bite!
10. Chocolate Strawberry Sandwich Cookies
Sweet enough to please your special someones without sending them into a sugar coma!
11. Chocolate Dipped Pretzels
Even the littlest valentines can make these yummy, lovey wands.
12. Candy Spoons
Forgo the packaged candies this year, and have your kid hand out these sweet spoons to their classmates instead.
13. Mini Red Velvet Cupcakes
These little bites of happiness will please even the most finicky valentine.
14. Healthy Peanut Butter and Honey Rice Krispie Snacks
A healthy snack for kids craving Valentine’s Day sweets.