Web Coolness: Amazing Valentine’s treats, a commercial to make you cry, and big news for the Downton Abbey obsessed

valentines day cupid crispies by lisa storm | cool mom picks

It’s Friday! That means it’s time for us to share some of our favorite links from around the web with you. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do.

 

Love these adorable and easy arrow cupcake toppers for Valentine’s Day. Nice touch. [h/t Handmade Charlotte]

From our editor Kristen: The one thing you’re doing wrong that’s making you feel like a failure.  Must-read.

From our editor Liz: An encouraging look at the future of fatherhood.

Check out the Home Hour podcast, this week featuring not one but two of our very favorite parent bloggers.

Tearing up at this Argentinian Coke commercial about new parents [h/t DesignMom]

 

Conversation Hearts Donuts from Studio DIY | Cool Mom Picks

We’ve covered lots of Valentine’s Day treats  and desserts but love these  conversation hearts donuts.

 

edible Valentine's heart banner from Oh joy! blog | Cool Mom Picks

Another great how-to: The edible Valentine’s Day hearts banner at Oh Joy! using pie crust.

Downton Abbey vacation packages. For the truly obsessed.

CVS removes tobacco products from their stores and we moms collectively applaud. Now there’s something good for our hearts in time for the 14th.

Huge thanks to all our readers who downloaded U2′s song Invisible during the Super Bowl: You helped raise more than $3.2 million to fight mother-to-child transmission of HIV.

Pinterest Board of the Week: Gretchen Kim’s Creative Kid Stuff board is packed with inspiration if you’re stuck inside–again–with another snow day.

 

Kate

Kate Etue divides her time between the book industry, checking out the newest tech trends for kids, and indulging in craft foods in a cool suburb of Nashville.

1 Comment

  • Reply February 7, 2014

    Meagan Francis

    Thanks so much for including The Home Hour in your roundup! It was such a fun episode to record, and Kyran was a great guest.

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