Archive for the ‘Valentine’s Day’ Category

Easy, Edible Valentines Gifts

Monday, February 11th, 2013

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching. Choosing the right valentines gift to share with family and friends can be tough. This year I decided to focus on something I could make that was time effective, budget friendly and would allow me to be as creative as I want. I decided on cupcakes! (more…)

Sweet and Easy Dipped Strawberries

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Strawberries are in season! With our easy instructions, you can make amazing candy-coated strawberries for your next gathering. Candy Melts® candy make it easy to turn strawberries or many of your favorite snacks into beautifully decorated treats. (more…)

Take a Walk on the Wild Side with Zebra-Striped Valentine Cookies

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Valentine’s Day is the time of year that I like to make something special for my friends. It is a small token to let them know they are a special part of my life. Instead of the expected truffles or homemade marshmallow that I have gifted in the past, I wanted to mix it up and try something new. (more…)

Text a Fun Message to Your BFF on Your Valentine Treats

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

I don’t know many teenagers or adults who don’t text message. When I saw the Text Message Icing Decorations, I knew I had the perfect topping for my Valentine-themed brownies. (more…)

Share the Sweetness on Valentine’s Day

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity to show your appreciation to everyone in your life – including friends and co-workers! I like to show my appreciation by baking and sharing delicious treats. Decorating, gifting and transporting treats are easy with Wilton’s colorful cupcake boxes, toppers and sprinkles. (more…)

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…)