Dollar Store Valentine Gift Ideas Under $5


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Valentine Gift Ideas Under $5Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and I have a few gift ideas that all cost just $5 each!

These Dollar Store Valentine Gifts Ideas Under $5 are the best way to create a valentine’s Day Gift specifically for your special someone.

Dollar Store Gift Ideas

Just head to your local Dollar Store and pick out a couple items that you can use to create a themed gift that is customized for the person you love and their specific interests.

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It doesn’t take too much effort to create one of these themed gift ideas. Coming in at under $5 per gift idea makes this a really affordable way to go!

The Land Before Time Valentine’s Day Cards


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Valentine’s Day is coming up quickly and I wanted to share the newest FREE Valentine’s Day Cards that I have to offer!

The Land Before Time Journey of the Brave is being released soon and these The Land Before Time Valentine’s Day Cards are the perfect way to share the love with friends and family.  My kids were both huge fans of this series and I am happy to see a new one is coming out soon that my daughter can one day share with her little one too.

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Get your FREE The Land Before Time Valentine’s Day Cards.

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Strawberry Cream Layered Dessert


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Strawberry Cream Dessert

This Strawberry Cream Layered Dessert is simple to make and one that everyone can enjoy!

INGREDIENTS

Strawberry Dessert Ingredients

Layer 1

2 c. Graham Cracker Crumbs
1 Stick Butter, Melted
2 T. Powdered Sugar

Layer 2

8 oz Cream Cheese
1 c. Whipped Cream
1/2 c. Powdered Sugar

Layer 3

1 – Package of Instant Strawberry Pudding
2 c. Milk

Layer 4

2 c. Whipped Cream
Chopped Pecans or Graham Cracker Crumbs for Garnish

INSTRUCTIONS

Mix 1st layer ingredients and press into a 9×13″ baking dish.

Graham Cracker Crumbs

 

Place in refrigerator to cool for approximately 30 minutes or in freezer to quick cool for approximately 10 minutes.

Make pudding according to package instructions and refrigerate. Mix together second layer ingredients.

Strawberry Layered Dessert

Spread second, third, and fourth layers in order onto the graham cracker crust.

Four Layer Strawberry Dessert PROCESS

Garnish with graham cracker crumbs or chopped pecans.

Refrigerate for one hour or more and serve.

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Home Spa Valentine’s Day Gift Under $5


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Home Spa Gift Idea

I would love to receive a Home Spa Day Gift and spend a little time being pampered.

I hope that you are finding these Gift Ideas Under $5 helpful in creating a wonderful gift for the one you love without needing to spend a lot to do so.

If you are looking for an inexpensive gift idea, I highly suggest your local Dollar Store for some really great inspiration!

You can easily put together a custom Home Spa Valentine’s Day Gift Under $5 using items you’ve hand selected for the one you love.

The items in the picture were all found at the Dollar Stare for $1 each. I have linked to similar items on Amazon just so that you can see the price comparison.

HOME SPA GIFT SUPPLIES

1 – Heart Shaped Glass Container
1 – Loofah
1 – Gel Eye Mask
1 – Rose Petal Soaps
1 – Facial Scrub Brush

INSTRUCTIONS

Remove packaging and labels from all items and place into glass container.

Place rose petals in container still inside of their plastic packaging.

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Cherry Vanilla Cupcakes


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Cherry Vanilla

Try these Cherry Vanilla Cupcakes the next time you want to make a treat that is bursting with love.

Vanilla cupcake recipe:

Ingredients
1/2 cup butter (room temp)
2 egg whites
2 eggs
2 cups flour
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp baking soda
3/4 cup milk
1 1/2 cups sugar
1 tsp vanilla extract
1/2 tsp almond extract

*Optional sprinkles.

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Set up your cupcake pan with cupcake liners.

Using a medium bowl, whisk flour, baking powder, salt, and baking soda.

In a separate large mixing bowl, beat butter with an electric mixer or Kitchenaid on medium to high for 30 seconds.

Now add sugar, and vanilla to the butter and beat until combined.

Add egg whites, and eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition.

Alternate, the flour mixture and milk to butter mixture, beating on low speed until everything is well mixed together. Add sprinkles for color if desired only.

Fill the cupcake pan liners 2/3 with cake batter

Bake for 18-20 minutes.

Remove cupcakes from pan and allow to cool on a wire rack for 30 minutes before frosting

Cherry Vanilla Cupcakes

Cherry Frosting

2 sticks butter (room temp)
4-5 cups Powder sugar
4 tbsp Maraschino cherry juice

Directions

In large mixing bowl, beat butter on high speed until stiff and fluffy.

Add 3 cups of sugar, one at a time.

Scrape the sides to get all of the sugar.

Now add the cherry juice

In addition add the last cup of sugar.

Beat until smooth. Frost each cupcake and enjoy!

Cherry Vanilla Cupcake

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Chocolate Lover’s Valentine’s Day Gift Idea Under $5


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Chocolate Lovers Gift Idea

Valentine’s Day Gifts do not need to cost much at all as long as you are able to use a little creativity.

If you are looking for an inexpensive gift idea, I highly suggest your local Dollar Store for some really great inspiration!

You can easily put together a custom Chocolate Lover’s Valentine’s Day Gift Under $5 using items you’ve hand selected for the one you love.

The items in the picture were all found at the Dollar Stare for $1 each. I have linked to similar items on Amazon just so that you can see the price comparison.

CHOCOLATE LOVER GIFT SUPPLIES

1 – Valentine’s Day Themed Mug

1 – Box of Hot Chocolate K-Cups

2 – Lindor Truffle Chocolate Bars

1 – Valentine’s Day Plush Monkey

INSTRUCTIONS:

Open the k-cups and remove labels from coffee mug and monkey.

Place chocolate bars and k-cups in mug using tissue paper as filler.

Loop the monkey arms through the mug handle and use a ribbon or twine to secure.

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