Nothing says "mushy-gushy" quite like DIY Valentine's Day slime!

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Your kids can have fun making this craft as Valentine's Day gifts for their classmates, or you can keep it on your desk for whenever you need a colorful stress-reliever during the day.

What you'll need

- Mason jar or container
- Glitter
- Borax powder
- Glue
- Mixing spoon
- Red food coloring
- Clear container
- Teaspoon measurements

Combine 1 cup water with 2 teaspoons borax powder

Make sure to break up any clumps of borax powder with your mixing spoon.

Mix one bottle of glue with 1/2 cup of water

Dump out an entire bottle of non-toxic glue and slowly stir in the water.

Add a few drops of red food coloring.

Watch the color unfold before your eyes as you mix in the red drops.

Add lots of glitter!

Add some festive sparkles with a generous heap of red glitter.

Slowly combine both bowls.

Watch how quickly the elements combine to form your slime!

Put in a mason jar.

This will prevent the slime from drying out and serve as a cute vessel to give your sweetie as a gift.

Enjoy some mushy-gushy valentines fun!

Squish away and make fun heart designs for the holiday.