Being a parent is a true labor of love, but there is no mistake you are head over heels for your little honey. With the year’s sweetest holiday just around the corner, go beyond chocolates and conversation hearts and plan a special date with your cuddly Cupid.

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A Lunch Date with Your Little Loves
Dress your family up in their finest and treat them to a special lunch date at the Melting Pot. On February 8th & 9th they will offer a special 3 course fondue feast for the whole family. The sweetest part of the deal? From 12-4 on both days, kids 12 and under eat for free and each table receives a digital photo to remember their Valentine’s date. Reservations strongly encouraged. Feb. 8 & 9, 12 to 4 p.m. Kids 12 and under eat free. Melting Pot, More info.

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Royal Father-Daughter Dance
Is there a Daddy’s Little Princess in your family? Give her the royal treatment at the Royal Father-Daughter Dance on Valentine’s Day. The Pinckneyville Park Recreation Center will become a magic ballroom for dads and daughters aged 4 and up, offering face painting, the opportunity to decorate a tiara, have their portrait taken and—of course—dance the night away. Register by February 7. Feb. 14, 12 to 4 p.m. Dads and daughters ages 4 and up, $11 per person, Pinckneyville Park Recreation Center, More info.

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Valentine Drop-In Crafting
Pottery Barn Kids Store at Lenox Mall is hosting an “Oh Happy Day” Valentines drop-in station from February 7th-14th where kids can create their own Valentines as well as a cookie decorating event on February 8th  nh. The event is free but pre-registration is required and can be done by calling the store at (404) 816-0482. Feb. 8, 11 a.m. All ages, free but pre-registration required, Pottery Barn Kids, Lenox Square Mall, More info.

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Tea With “Frozen” Princess Elsa
Olivia’s Dollhouse Tea Room in Johns Creek hosts a Valentine’s Day-themed tea with “Frozen” Princess Elsa. Activities include dress-up, makeup and three course tea party. In addition, princesses will receive a keepsake photo with Princess Elsa, a cute Valentine’s Day favor to take home, an etiquette lesson and a Valentine’s Day craft. Sun, Feb. 9. 2-4 p.m. This is a drop off event. Pre-registration is required. Feb. 8, 2 p.m., Olivia’s Dollhouse Tea Room, $45. Ages 5-12. More Info.

How will you celebrate with your sweetie? Share the love and tell us about it below!

—Allyson Brandt

Photos courtesy of Pottery Barn Kids via Facebook, Melting Pot via Facebook and Disney