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Say I Love You With Conversation Heart Snacks

What childhood Valentine's Day is complete without the little box of conversation hearts to read and nibble on? Relive that special time, by making some wonderful desserts and treats that resemble this sweet candy.

How to Make Traditional Tiramisu

Tiramisu is a rich Italian dessert that layers espresso soaked ladyfingers with amaretto liqueur, marscapone cheese and cocoa powder.  The light and fluffy cheese layer is made by folding whipped egg whites into the yolks.

Healthy Foods and Tips to Help Boost Your Metabolism

We all know that our metabolism slows with age. In my twenties, I could easily shed weight in no time with a few simple and healthy dietary changes. Now, in my mid-forties, I find that merely glancing at a glass of red wine adds 2 pounds to my thighs.

The Perfect Valentine's Day Heart Cake

Earlier this week, Foodista shared some of our favorite heart shaped treats for Valentine's Day.

Beautiful Berry Desserts

Berries brighten up the coldest of days, and we sure need it this winter. Here are some luscious desserts that all feature our favorite berries, with plenty of good ingredients included. The Galette is a must have in any kitchen cook's shortlist.

Valentine's Day Treats For Kids

Don't forget your smallest valentine's this weekend, with these delicious treats. All of them are kid friendly, and so very pretty. With a gluten free kid in my home, sometimes making something special is difficult. I love the Raspberry Lemon Drizzle Trifle.

Mediterranean Stuffed Peppers and 2 More Stuffed Pepper Recipes

The thing I love about stuffed bell peppers is that you can fill them with just about anything and they will be delicious.  Whether you have leftover rice, pasta, quinoa, ground meat, or vegetables, just to name a few, they will be tasty in a pepper.

3 Delightful Valentine's Day Cocktail Recipes

A good cocktail is just as important as a good meal on Valentine's Day.  The go to beverage on this romantic holiday is champagne but I challenge you to go bigger and bolder.  These full flavored tequila cocktails are anything but t...

Yogurt Dipped Strawberries and Other Strawberry Dessert Recipes

Strawberries are a romantic red food that are perfect for serving on Valentine's Day.  Whether dressed simply with chocolate or combined with other ingredients in a cake or pie, there is no denying that they are delicious in dessert...

5 Unique Salt and Pepper Shakers to Add Spice to Your Kitchen

Salt and pepper are an essential part in every meal.  This duo can be stored a thousand different ways from small crystal jars to miniature clay pots and even containers shaped in the form of a unicorn.

Out Of This World Valentine's Day Recipes

Valentine's day is the perfect opportunity to make something very special for your loved one. Not every meal has to include chocolate to be romantic. We found a list of beautiful foods that all would be perfect for this weekend's me...

How to Make Salted Lavender Caramels

Soft and chewy salted lavender caramels are the best homemade gift anyone can receive.  The buttery caramels are laced with a mild floral flavor to create an unforgettable candy.  Making caramels is a simple two step process that only needs a candy thermometer.

Boozy Cocktails to Celebrate Valentine's Day

What would your romantic Valentine's Day dinner be without the perfect boozy cocktail? We found some fabulous drinks that are all creative and tasty, with plenty of kick to bring a warm glow to the lovely moment.

Gluten Free Valentine's Day Recipes For Your Love

Being gluten free sometimes means missing out on the yummy baked good that everyone seems to get during the holidays. Now, you can make some tasty Valentine's day treats for your favorite Valentines this year-even if they are gluten free.

Fancy Black Tie Cheesecake for Valentine's Day

Dress up your Valentine's Day meal with this dynamite black tie cheesecake.  A classic cheesecake with an vanilla sandwich cookie crust is topped with a deep red raspberry sauce, which contrasts the golden cheesecake in color and flavor.

Oreo Cream Cheese Stuffed Red Velvet Brownies and Other Red Velvet Treats

Any red velvet flavored dessert is perfect for Valentine's Day.  Not only are they festive but who can resist the pairing of a rich chocolate dessert with the tang of cream cheese frosting?  If you love red velvet treats, you can go wrong with any one of these desserts.

Sweet and Salty Chocolate Caramel Cupcakes

Chocolate caramel cupcakes are a sweet and salty treat anyone can bake.  Decadent chocolate cupcakes conceal a rich salted caramel cheesecake filling.  Each cupcake it topped with salted caramel buttercream and garnished with a caramel drizzle and salted snacks.

Gorgeous Recipes That Are Almost Too Pretty to Eat

The first taste of food we have, is with our eyes. That's why the following recipes make this list of gorgeous foods. Of course they are delicious, of course they are unique, but what makes them the big winners are the fact that they are as stunning to the eye as they are tasty.

5 Heart Shaped Treats for Valentine's Day

What is Valentine's Day without a heart treat or two? These simple homemade heart desserts are guaranteed to bring a smile to Valentine's face.

Roasted Winter Vegetable Bowl and Other Healthy Vegetarian Bowl Recipes

Vegetable bowls are a versatile meal that have an unlimited amount of options.  You can taste the food from any part of the world by seasoning them with spices from that country.  The key to an awesome bowl is making sure that each ingredient tastes delicious.

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