Easy Valentine Cheesecake Dessert
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Diamonds are forever, so the saying goes. But what I’m looking forward to this Valentine’s day is a combination of chocolates, diamonds and cheesecake. This Valentine cheesecake is the dream come true.  Not everybody has a lot of  time to make a fancy Valentine dinner for their sweetheart. This Valentine cheesecake is one you can put together in just minutes. … Continue reading →

Valentine Brownies
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Valentine’s Day and chocolate go hand in hand. I’m not sure whoever came up with the idea that love is expressed with chocolate, but I’m not arguing with that tradition! This is a nice treat to make for the school Valentine’s party or to just share with your family. Of course, if you’re taking these tothe school party, you’ll probably want to double the recipe. I’ve never met any group who can eat like elementary school students! (aren’t you just ready to reach into that picture and grab a brownie?!) If you really want to impress your Valentine, cut the brownies with a heart cookie cutter before icing. Then serve the brownie on top of their favorite ice cream! Valentine Brownies Recipe Ingredients: 1 15 oz Brownie Mix 2 Eggs 3 TB Water ¼ c Oil 2 TB Butter ¼ c Milk 1 c Powdered Sugar Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Prepare the brownie mix with the eggs, water and oil or as described on the package. Place a layer of wax paper in the bottom of 9×13 baking dish. Spread brownie mix over waxed paper and bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes. Allow brownies to cool … Continue reading →

Valentine’s Day Planning

Valentine’s Day is sneaking up on me. I’ve been cruising along feeling like January with all the snow and cold we’ve been having, and all of a sudden – the calendar says February! And the realization that Valentine’s Day is this week hit me like one of Cupid’s arrows. I need to get busy planning for the big dinner, or there won’t be anything special for supper Friday evening. (and that’s the last day of the year my husband wants to go out to eat!) I pulled out my Guide to Planning a Romantic Dinner and started my To – Do list. This eBook is a fabulous way to plan a special evening! It takes away all the stress of what to make and how to decorate! This guide includes recipes for all the dishes you’ll need for the dinner, including dessert! Get your copy now, Click Here! I may change up the menu just slightly, though. My husband’s All-Time-Favorite dessert is Boston Creme Pie, and I’ve made it into a heart shaped cake before (see it here). Since that was such a hit, I’ll make this for dessert instead. Of course, I’m really undecided, because I found this recipe … Continue reading →