Be My Valentine M&M Sticks

Updated bag information: I am getting lots of questions on where to buy the bags for the M&M tubes. I purchased them from GT Bag Company at that time (2011) and more recently from Clear Bags R Us (thanks to Renee for sending me their direction). The bags are 1 x 8 lip and tape bags. Good luck with your projects. 

Happy Valentine's Day Sweet Friends!!! I'm sending each of you a virtual M&M stick!!!! I made PLENTY as you will see. They just make me happy sitting on my desk. I keep arranging them in the glass containers. So today they will go to a Kindergarten classroom of the little boy that I mentor and my husband's office. 


Aren't these tags the most adorable things? I put them on the PTI tag sale #1 which fit perfectly.The orange tag tube actually has skittles in it for the peanut allergy kids. The tags are a free download from Hello, Good Gravy!

I know there has been a lot of discussion of how to fill the plastic tube. The easiest way is NO funnel or anything. Just start putting them in the tube and they line themselves up. I can finish an M&M bag in 15 minutes which makes 17 tubes of 24 M&M's in each.

I only colored the little heart on each Tiny Treats image. I think it is enough.

Don't you just love the Valentine color M&M's???? I also used twine from The Twinery. There color selection matches so well.

Stay sweet and enjoy the day friends!!!! ~Rhonda

stamps: PTI - Tiny Treats:Valentines
paper: PTI Stampers Select White, Pure Poppy, Raspberry Fizz; Epson Premium Presentation matte paper
ink: Memento - Rich Cocoa, Tuxedo Black
other: Hello, Good Gravy tag download; GT Bag Company - 1x8 lip & tape bags; The Twinery - twine is various colors; PTI tag sale die #1;


  1. Rhonda, these are adorable and they look so cute all standing up! I think your images with just the heart colored is perfect!! Thanks for the tip in filling them.....I bought some but haven't tried them yet!

  2. WOW! You were really busy. These are fantastic. I don't know who will like them better - the little kids or the big kids! What fun!!

  3. These are so cute! What a nice thing to do. Happy ❤ Valentine's Day to you.

  4. Wow- you've been busy!
    These are absolutely adorable, and I have a sudden craving for M&Ms....

  5. This are adorable, how can you give them away!!

  6. They are all super cute! What a sweet thing to do.

  7. Wow, you did make a lot of them. They are so cute and look yummy all together.

  8. Wow Rhonda you've been busy! They are so cute and am loving how you have used the gorgeous twine!

  9. Thank you SO much for the virtual candy stick Rhonda! LOL I loved the skittle one. *wink*
    These are just so fabulous all. I too only color the tiny heart for TTs when I make them for the kid's classrooms. Easy-peasy.
    So what exactly ARE those tube thingies?

  10. What a phenomal project, such a cute idea! I bet the kids loved them, you have to add to your post and let us know their reactions!

  11. Goodness, you were busy with this adorable project! These are SO CUTE--bet everyone loved them!!

  12. Cute! Love those little tubes of candy and the tags are great Rhonda. Great job getting all those goodies ready.

  13. such a cool project! these are great!

  14. Where can I get the tubes?

  15. Cute idea, but as someone else asked. . . What are the tubes and where does one get them?

  16. yes - what are the tubes and where do you get them?

  17. Please send info on the tubes. I've never seen bags or tubes this size. Help.

  18. Love them, but where do I buy the tubes?

  19. GT Bag Company--1x8 lip and tape bags




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