Valentine Ideas without breaking the bank...
Hearts, romance, love, lips, roses and other valentine related
digital designs on branded items. Branded romantic items include
t-shirts, sweatshirts, mouse pads, magnets, stickers, mugs,
tote bags, bumper stickers, buttons and more.
Valentines - Romantic Recipes
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 cup granulated sugar
1 cup shortening
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/4 teaspoon peppermint extract
Divide 1 dough recipe in half. To one half,
mix in 10 drops red food coloring. Wrap
each half in clear plastic wrap; freeze
Divide each half into 8 pieces. On a lightly
floured surface, roll each piece into an
8-inch long rope, about 1/2 inch in diameter.
Flatten each on 4 sides to form a square
rope. For checkerboard design, place 4 ropes
side by side on wax paper, alternating colors.
Top with 4 ropes, alternating colors. Repeat
2 more times, forming an 8 x 2 x 2-inch
dough block with a checkerboard pattern.
Wrap in wax paper; freeze until firm (1
Cut dough crosswise into 1/4 inch thick
slices. Using a 2-inch heart shape cookie
cutter, cut a heart shape from each slice.
Bake as directed.
Love & Romance
Let Romance Motivate Us
All of us need motivation. We eat because we feel hungry.
We drink water because we are thirsty. We do everything
in life for a reason. [ continued