Would you like more DIY Valentines’ Day ideas?
Here at the Purple Paper House
we don’t actually celebrate Valentines’ Day.
we do LOVE the
of the day.
Valentines’ Day is a commemoration of
a priest in Ancient Rome
– yep he was called Valentine –
who ignored a decree from the Caesar
that soldiers were not allowed to be married.
The belief was,
that married Centurions
would not concentrate in battle
as they would be dreaming of their wives back home.
So, common soldiers were banned from getting married.
a true romantic,
thought that this was poppy-cock.
So he ignored the law
and married soldiers and their lovely ladies
He obviously got busted,
and was eventually Sainted for his troubles.
So . . . . . . . .
. . . . what is the moral of my musings?
Well, Valentines’ Day is actually a celebration of
So I hope to inspire all those married couples to celebrate their
decision to become married
commitment to each other.
Happy Valentines’ Day
Click on images to go to tutorials :)
Blooming Hearts – Literally!
Valentines’ Day Breakfast
Heart-Shaped Boiled Egg
Red Wine Pops
So what was your favourite DIY this Valentines’?
Let me know and even leave a link in the comments.
I’d love to hear from you ;)