Category: Valentine’s Day

Message in a Bottle

Skip Hallmark~ Send a Message in a Bottle. . . Make a Withdrawal from the Bank of True Love. . . Secured by the Whole Stock. . . of Truth, Honour, and Affection~ Payable on Demand. . . The Homage and Never-Failing Devotion. . . Of Sincere Affection~ Bank of True Love Note & One Sweet Kiss, courtesy of…

Coming Up~ Roses & Chocolate

Everything is coming up Roses  and chocolate with Valentine’s Day around the corner~ On that sweet note :) here is a recap of some Valentine’s Day ideas and a few goodies to sink your teeth into! Click on the link below the photo to revisit and have a taste ~ Valentine’s Greetings

Winter Oreo Fun

We celebrated Christmas with my husband’s family but my family’s celebration was postponed due to the flu making the rounds. Our “Christmas” was rescheduled for this past weekend since Monday was a holiday and the kids were out of school.  I broke out the Winter Oreos I picked up in December for our celebration, and…

Puppy Love Pops

  When my copy of Cupcakes, Cookies & Pie, Oh, My! arrived I couldn’t wait to play with the fun ideas in this book~ Karen Tack & Alan Richardson’s third book does not disappoint!  “Two million copies later, the New York Times best-selling authors of Hello, Cupcake! and What’s New, Cupcake? are back, applying their oversized imaginations not just to cupcakes but to cookies, pies,…

Pie Crust Heart Promises

I’m wrapping Dove Heart PROMISES® in pie crust for a sweet Valentine’s Day treat~  I found this idea on Pinterest, searching for a way to use my surplus of chocolate and a Valentine’s Day treat for my husband’s office ~ Pillsbury (or ready-made pie crust), two sizes of heart-shaped cookie cutters, Dove Heart Chocolates, an egg (for egg wash) and…

Valentine Greetings

I’m Greeting Valentine’s Day with Vintage-Inspired Wishes~ filled with Sweet Treats!  Sweet sentiments from GODIVA Gems Message Truffles ~ beg to be unwrapped. . . And tempt~ so my surplus of chocolate  has been packaged in pails from World Market for party favors~ Instead of cookies, I’m hoping to find my glass filled with bubbles on Valentine’s Day :) My…

Chocolate Chocolate

Chocolate Chocolate: The True Story of Two Sisters, Tons of Treats, and the Little Shop That Could ***** by Frances & Ginger Park I’m joining Jain at Food for Thought, a delicious blog for readers with an appetite for the written word. “Frances and Ginger Park were carefree young women when the sudden death of their father…

Coming Up Roses

With Valentine’s Day approaching, everything is coming up Roses. . . I couldn’t resist coming home with some roses from Trader Joe’s recently~ since they were a bargain price of $9.99  for a 14-stem bunch, with a 6-stem bunch to be had for just $5.99~ I love roses in all their stages~ when they just begin to…

Hearts, Flowers & Chocolate

With Valentine’s Day on the horizon, I’m anticipating celebrating with a few Hearts, Flowers & a little Chocolate! I found these Marbled Chocolate Heart Cups at World Market  that make for a quick & easy Valentine’s Day treat~ Perfect for filling with mousse, ice cream, lemon curd or any berries & whipped cream~ I kept…