Category: Valentine’s Day

Potting Shed: A Heartfelt Arrangement for Valentine’s Day

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I *heart* flowers. . . I *heart* jars. . . And I *heart* flowers in jars. I found a wire heart-shaped basket at a consignment store, providing inspiration for a heartfelt arrangement for Valentine’s Day. Easy to assemble, insert jars into basket ;) The grocery stores are blooming with flowers in anticipation of Valentine’s Day! $4 bouquets…

When Less is More, Favorite Tart Pan and Sweet Heart Spoons

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I debated over the title of this post, trying to decide between “When Photos Don’t Do A Recipe Justice”, or “Worth a Second Helping” or “Public Service Announcement: Don’t Miss This Tart!” The title should a combination of all three, but then it would be as long as No-Bake Strawberry Chocolate Ganache Tart with Chocolate Cookie Crust  ~a mouthful for a recipe with…

Valentine’s Day Round Up: 14+ Sweets, Treats and Table Inspiration

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 Valentine’s Day is a week away and I have a round-up of recipes and table inspiration to make your celebration extra sweet! Click on the links below the photo for the full recipe and have a taste! Note: All recipes have a printable recipe link so they print without photos. Look for the link at the bottom of each post.  Valentine’s Day…

No-Bake Chocolate Strawberry Ganache Tart with Chocolate Cookie Crust

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I have an easy no-bake dessert for you for Valentine’s Day: A Chocolate Strawberry Ganache Tart with a Chocolate Cookie Crust! If you’re not familiar with ganache, it’s a rich, decadent mixture of melted chocolate and cream. The ratio of chocolate to cream varies in ganache, depending on how you use it~ for truffles, fillings, glazes, or whipped as frosting. Because…

How the Tables Turned: 2016 Year in Review

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Happy New Year! Thank you for all your visits, comments, shares and Pins in 2016! Here’s look back at how the tables turned in 2016, with highlights from the months, seasons and holidays. Click on the links for complete full posts, sources and more tabletop inspiration. A Winter Woodland Table Tree slice chargers, beaded snowflake napkin rings, pine cone filled…

Love Around The Potting Shed

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 Ball Jar Love. Floral Dish Love. Old Scale Love. Bird Nest Love. Vintage Garden Love. Watering Can Love. Bee Love. Garden Gloves Love. Bird House Love. Hyacinth Love. Stamped Spoon Love. Seed Packet Love. Hummingbird Love. Frog (and Chocolate :) Love. Love what you grow and what you love will grow. Dishes / Katie Alice Scarlet Posey Napkin Rings /…

Rose Meringue Cookies for Valentine’s Day

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I have a special delivery of Meringue Roses for you for Valentine’s Day! These rose meringues are light, crisp, airy and melt in your mouth~ ideal for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, tea time, or anytime you want your celebration extra sweet!  I used strawberry flavored Jell-O, to add flavor and color to these meringue roses, but you could use the flavor of…

Valentine’s Day Round Up: 14+ Sweets and Treats!

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 Valentine’s Day is less than two weeks away and I have a round-up of recipes and table inspiration to make your celebration extra sweet! Click on the links below the photo for the full recipe and have a taste!  Valentine’s Day Hand Pies  Cream cheese pastry with Nutella heart-filled Hand Pies! Red Velvet Oreo Truffles A no-bake, easy treat for…