Archive for the ‘Valentine’s Day’ Category

Sweet Pies For Your Sweetie Pie on Valentine’s Day

Monday, January 16th, 2012

I’m one of those people that can’t help but be in love with the idea of spreading love on Valentine’s Day. No matter how commercialized the holiday has become, it’s one that makes me feel good sharing extra love with the people that mean the most to me. One way I do that is through my love of cooking and baking. My own children get a taste of just how much they mean to me with an extra special breakfast of heart-shaped pancakes with sweet strawberry-orange sauce. (more…)

Add Beauty and Elegance with the Brush Embroidery Technique

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner – a time for sweet thoughts, treats and delicate lacy valentines. OK, many of us will never receive those lacy ones, probably comical ones these days, if any at all. But we can still dream of those from days gone by. Now keep those sweet thoughts and turn them into special ways to embellish your cakes, cookies or maybe a candy heart plaque. (more…)

A Heartfelt Dinner for your Valentine

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

For centuries the heart has been the symbol for love, romance and of course Valentine’s Day. To show my love for the people in my life, I decided to make a special dinner with a heart theme. Coming up with a heart shaped dessert was the easy part. Making a main dish in the shape of a heart took some thought. (more…)

Heart-Shaped Fudge Brownies! Perfect for Valentine’s Day!

Friday, February 4th, 2011

I love being a Wilton Mom Ambassador. I know I say it over and over again, but it’s true. I love it. I never knew just how much fun baking could be! After reading Wilton’s new Pops! book, I was inspired to try brownie pops. They got rave reviews at my house, and I really wanted to start doing more with brownies. (more…)

Serve a Surprise in Every Slice with the Heart Tasty-Fill™ Pan

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

They say the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach. I would have to agree – especially if you’re serving chocolate on Valentine’s Day! (more…)

Heart Shaped Whoopie Pies

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

Whoopie Pies have been popular for a while now, and for good reason. What’s not to like about a cute, individual serving of moist cake and gooey filling? There is a flavor combination to celebrate every time of year, too. (more…)

Wilton Heart Pops Kit for Valentine’s Day

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

I love Valentine’s Day! Being a mom of 3 boys, Valentine’s Day gives me a reason to put up the “girly” colors of pink and red. I had so much fun putting together and decorating the Wilton Heart Pops. (more…)

Sweet Appreciation

Monday, February 1st, 2010

Ahhh…. The New Year passes, and another February 14th approaches. In kindergarten, Valentine’s Day means you bring valentines for everyone in the class. Well, those kindergartners have it right! Valentine’s Day is the perfect day to show your appreciation for EVERYONE in your life! (more…)