Valentine’s Day Recipes

Valentine Cheese Board

I was in Trader Joe’s the other day when I was inspired to create a Valentine’s Day cheese board.  The thing that made me think of it were 2 incredible cheeses that I ran across.  They were giving out samples of  bacon cheddar, and it was as good as you think combining bacon and cheddar
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Rich and Decadent Chocolate Mousse

Have you ever made homemade Chocolate Mousse before?  It is one of my favorite desserts.  It is rich and chocolaty, and at the same time airy and light.  It looks and tastes very decadent, therefore is great for special occasions, but so simple to make.  It really only takes minutes, aside from the time it
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Pasta Puttanesca

Pasta Puttanesca is one of my favorite recipes I found in the last couple years.  It is such an easy recipe to make, but has so much flavor.  It is a little bit spicy, but not too much.  It would make a perfect weeknight dinner or  dinner for company on the weekend,  as long as your
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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes

With Valentine’s Day coming up, my mind is on chocolate and desserts.  This chocolate chip cookie dough cupcake would be perfect to give to friends or loved ones that day.  It has all the flavors of a chocolate chip cookie with frosting.  What more could you want? How about a filling that pretty much is cookie
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Chocolate Cake Pop Bouquets

Every year a friend of mine from Washington spends her Spring Break with us in Arizona.  Whenever we are together we try to do some kind of project, and it usually involves sweets of some kind.  A couple of years ago, in preparation for her visit, I ran across Bakerella’s website and discovered cake pops. I knew this
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