Category: Valentine’s Day

No-Bake Chocolate Strawberry Ganache Tart with Chocolate Cookie Crust

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

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…

Tea with Alice and a Wonderland-inspired Table for Valentine’s Day!

I serving up some tea and whimsy with an Alice in Wonderland-inspired table for Valentine’s Day! 2015 marked the 150th anniversary of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. “Yes, that’ s it,” said the Hatter with a sigh: “it’s always tea-time.” Floral teacups are ready for sipping tea or serving rose frosted cupcakes. . . Clocks are at the…

Rose Meringue Cookies for Valentine’s Day

 Send a bouquet of pretty meringue roses that are melt in your mouth, light, crisp and naturally gluten free! Ideal treats for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, tea time, or anytime you want your celebration extra sweet! 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…

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

 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…

Around the Potting Shed: 2015 Year in Review

Thank you for ALL for your visits, comments, shares and pins in 2015! I’m looking for some inspiration in the new year, if you have any, please send it my way. :) In the meantime I’m sharing my Potting Shed year in review and a celebration of the seasons and holidays. Here is a recap and highlights from 2015. Click…

Seasons’ Eatings: 2015 Recipe Roundup and Year in Review

I’m sharing a round-up of recipes with some highlights from the holidays and seasons of 2015~ click on the link for the complete recipe! Blueberry-Lemon Tiramisu A twist on tiramisu using Greek yogurt in place of the traditional ingredients of heavy cream, egg yolks, and mascarpone cheese for a healthier and light dessert. Slow Cooker Smoky Turkey and Sweet Potato Chili with Cornbread Croutons…