Sweets for Your Sweetheart

“Strength is the capacity to break a chocolate bar into four pieces with your bare hands - and then eat just one of the pieces.”  —Judith Viorst. What better excuse to indulge than Valentine’s Day? No meal on February 14th is complete without a sweet treat to top it off. Here are some easy, creative desserts to make for your loved ones this week. Red Velvet Milkshake. It’s the no-fuss Read more ...

Creative Valentines for Kids

“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.” –Charles M. Schulz. There’s no doubt about it, Valentine’s Day is full of love and chocolate—and if you have a house full of kids, it’s full of dozens of valentines, as well. Just remember, no rule says every valentine must contain a candy component. Here are some creative ideas to make your heartfelt contribution Read more ...

Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

“How do I love thee?” If you’re still pondering that question, hurry—you only have four days to count the ways. Valentine’s Day is next Tuesday! Here are some last-minute gift ideas that are quick and easy. For your significant other: Surprise your sweetie with a weekend getaway. Sites like Priceline and Travelocity offer mini vacations, some up to 70 percent off when you book at the last Read more ...