Valentine’s Day Food: DIY Whimsical Valentine’s Day Fruit Greetings

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You might be familiar with conversation hearts at Valentine’s Day. Those are the sugary sweet little candy hearts with the fun messages on them such as “Be Mine” or “Call Me.” These sweet little hearts are fun, and quite tasty, but what if you want, or need, to give a Valentine’s Day gift that is on the healthier side of the snack spectrum? If you are looking for a healthy Valentine’s Day gift, why not consider a Valentine’s Fruit greeting instead? [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Dinner: Crock Pot Lasagna Recipe


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If you happen to be staying in on Valentine’s Day and are looking for an easy Valentine’s Day dinner, Crock Pot Lasagna is a fabulous option!  Several years ago, I found this recipe for Crock Pot Lasagna and fell in love.  I use a bottled spaghetti sauce but add additional spices to give it a homemade taste.  If you keep browned ground beef in the freezer (read more here), it will cut your preparation time dramatically.  After the recipe, scroll down as I have also included a couple of pics to answer any questions you might have.

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Valentine Cupcake Recipe:Handheld Eats that are Tasty Treats!

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If you are looking to whip up sweet Valentine’s recipes, you don’t need to worry about spending a lot of money or time in the kitchen. With about 45 minutes and a few simple ingredients, you can whip up this sweet and colorful Valentine Cupcake recipe. These cupcakes are perfect for gifting, school bake sales, or just to make and enjoy with your family!

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Super Bowl Recipe: Hot Ham & Cheese Sliders

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Today’s the big day, Super Bowl XLV11.  To be honest, I didn’t even know who was playing in the Super Bowl until my friends 12 year old son asked me if I was rooting for the Raven’s or 49ers.   If you ask me, the best part about Super bowl Sunday is the food. Hot Sandwiches, Pizza, BBQ, Chips and Cheese, Chocolate……yummy!!!  Don’t mind me, I’ll just be in the kitchen all night. [Read more...]

Valentine Cupcakes: Strawberry & Chocolate Sweetheart Baking Bliss!

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Everyone enjoys a yummy cupcake, especially around Valentine’s Day! Nothing beats a tasty Valentine’s cupcake covered in rich frosting. Luckily, you don’t need to spend hours in the kitchen or your weekly paycheck to whip up these sweet treats. Take a minute to peek at this Valentine’s recipe for whipping up your own Strawberry and Chocolate Sweetheart Valentine’s Cupcakes at home.

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Valentine Day Dessert Recipes: Peanut Butter Valentine Heart Cookies

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I absolutely love Valentine dessert recipes.  Just make a couple adjustments to your regular favorite recipes and viola’ before you know it you’ve got a super cute Valentine themed dessert.  In this case, I took my mom’s special recipe for Peanut Butter Cookies and added a chocolate heart.  They turned out super good and were so easy to make!!  If a way to a man’s heart is through is stomach, then this recipe is the way to my man’s heart for sure!  He loves Hershey’s chocolate and peanut butter, put the two together and I’ve got one happy man!!

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Valentine Dessert Recipe: Easy Fantasy Fudge Recipe!


Valentine’s Day is around the corner – and they say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach.  Of course we all know the way to a woman’s heart is through chocolate in her stomach.  Hence – I think some good Valentine chocolate dessert recipes are definitely in order!  Let’s start with this easy Fantasty Fudge recipe that will have men and women alike falling at your feet.

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Valentine Cupcakes: Strawberry Shortcake Red Velvet Cupcake Recipe

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It’s time to start thinking about Valentine’s Day recipes!!  How fun it is to bake Valentine cupcakes, especially if your kiddos are old enough to help!  It’s so easy to make your kids feel super special as we countdown to Valentine’s Day by making Valentine’s themed desserts, dinners, snacks etc.  Stay tuned, as we have lots of fun Valentine’s Day ideas to share with you!!

Y’all are going to love this yummy Strawberry Shortcake Red Velvet Cupcake Recipe guest post from my friend Sadie!! She is an amazing baker if only she lived closer to me I’d love to have one of these Strawberry Shortcake Red Velvet Cupcakes right now!!!  There is just something about scrumptious cupcakes – the perfect balance of cake and frosting that makes them irresistible.

Sadie is a blogger that loves to cook. Her Kid-Friendly Tofu Nuggets are always a hit. For more recipes, you can follow her on Pinterest!

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