This Valentine Mailbox is a Giant X-Box Controller [VIDEO]

My son wasn’t motivated to enter an optional school contest for the best Valentine’s Day mailbox, because he was convinced he wouldn’t win. I can’t say that I blame him, I’ve never liked Valentine’s Day either. So I decided to motivate him to make something awesome!

So many people have asked me about how we did it, I figured I’d post a video. Instead of just wrapping a shoe box with construction paper, we came up with the idea of making a giant X-Box controller. I even had some battery-powered Christmas lights that we added to make the buttons blink! The best part? There isn’t one heart anywhere on this beast!

UPDATE: There were several categories in the contest. Ben took first place for most creative! That’s my boy!

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Born and raised near Flint, Michigan, Jeremy is a lifelong radio geek who looks for the fun in every situation. His radio career spans over 25 years, and has taken him all over the Midwest as 'Jeremy Thompson', 'Just Bob', 'Dave Edwards' and even 'Bud Green'! A family man with a loving wife and three awesome kids, Jeremy also serves as the Program Director for 103.9 The Fox, Flint's Classic Rock Authority.

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