Chocolate Covered Strawberries | Directions for Valentines Day

Chocolate and strawberries are synonymous with romance... the two together are a symphony of flavor. Unfortunately, they can sometimes be incredibly expensive to buy. I have found a quick (and delicious) way to make them that won’t break the bank. Chocolate Covered Strawberries Directions for Valentines Day You will need: Strawberries Chocolate Chips (semisweet or dark, your choice) Cupcake Papers possibly cooking … [Read more...]

25 Valentines Day Crafts and Gifts

25 Valentines Day Crafts and Gifts Our family was slow about putting the Christmas decorations away this year. I think maybe because it is still so snowy and frigid out, it still feels like Christmas. So in honor of putting away the tree, we’ve put together 25 fun Valentines Day crafts and gifts for you to create with your littles while trapped inside under this Polar Vortex. If you happen to dive in a create one (or two, or three) we'd love … [Read more...]

Valentines Day Rose Symbolism | How Many and What Color Do I Send?

Valentines Day Rose Symbolism | How Many and What Color Do I Send? Valentines Day is around the corner and you are considering sending flowers. We’ve all heard that specific rose colors have different meanings, but did you know that how many roses you send also conveys a meaning? If you combine these two meanings together it will have a bigger impact! Here’s a quick chart to help you make your decision:   1 A single rose … [Read more...]

Valentines Day Pink Strawberry Pancakes Recipe

Valentines Day Pink Strawberry Pancakes Recipe My goal for this recipe was to use up our strawberries in the fridge. I ended up with a fun and tasty recipe for pink tinted pancakes for Valentine’s Day. Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon white sugar 3 tablespoons butter, melted 1 egg 3/4 cups milk 3/4 cups pureed strawberries (more can be added to achieve desired … [Read more...]

Valentines Day Printables

With Valentines Day around the corner, I spent a little time in the Valentines Day aisle trying to find some that my children would want to hand out. I was a little bummed at how bland and cookie cutter they were. That’s why I decided to go on a hunt for some fun, unique and memorable Valentines that include free printables so you can make them easily at home. From actual Valentines to bag toppers, there is something for everyone. We also … [Read more...]

Red Hot Popcorn Recipe

Red Hot Popcorn Recipe Our family has had a addiction to cinnamon popcorn for years now. Mine started when my Dad would get tins of Topsy's popcorn delivered to the house for Christmas. It so incredibly delicious, but can get expensive when purchasing for six. This red hot popcorn recipe helps meet the craving without breaking the bank... plus you can use those adorable heart red hots for Valentine’s Day! Print 5.0 from 11 reviews … [Read more...]

Black Berry Heart Pie Recipe

Black Berry Heart Pie Recipe Want to make something that looks like you spent hours on it, but it’s actually quite easy to make for your sweetie? This Black Berry Heart Pie recipe will impress, but not break the bank or your time budget. Ingredients 1 box of rolled, ready to bake pie crust 2-3 cups of frozen blackberries, rinsed 1 container of vanilla or flavored Greek yogurt 1 egg for a wash, optional Directions: With your … [Read more...]

Berry Burst Chocolate Covered Oreo Pops

Berry Burst Chocolate Covered Oreo Pops Earlier this month we shared our chocolate covered strawberries on the blog. We had a little chocolate left over so the kids dipped their Oreos in it. That’s when I decided to make a chocolate covered Oreo Pops dessert. I started with dark chocolate chips, some Oreos (Berry Burst for Valentines Day), cake pop sticks and sprinkles. The easiest way to melt the chocolate is in a glass bowl in the … [Read more...]