Valentine’s Day

14 Red, White & Pink Valentine’s Day Cocktail Recipes!

February 13, 2015
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Here’s some great news…I’ve been designing cocktail recipes for over 2 years now. Why is that such great news? It means I have fourteen cocktails to choose from for February 14th, Valentine’s Day. ‘Tis the season for lots of red, pink & white. I’m not suggesting you drink all of these on the same day. But […]

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HLN Feature! DIY Craft Ideas for Valentine’s Day

February 12, 2015
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We are just 2 days before Valentine’s Day & I’m sure lots of us are scrambling to make pretty & memorable crafts for the big day! Tune into HLN today at 12:40 EST where I’m talking #DIY crafting for #valentinesday with your kids! These will be featured.. My kids have been so excited about passing out their Valentine’s ever since Christmas […]

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Very Cherry Chocolate Chip Cookies

February 10, 2015
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Pretty in pink. That’s what’s going on in my kitchen these days. Pink cookies (& pink fudge and pink pretzels) will swoon your Valentine…and you too! Very Cherry Chocolate Chip Cookies should definitely be on your Valentine’s day hot list! Chocolate lovers, you will not be disappointed. You can score that chocolate fix with these sweet little cookies.

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Cherry & Pistachio Fudge

February 8, 2015
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Lately I’ve been really into maraschino cherries, like maybe too into them. Their bright red color beckons to me. They end up in my cocktails, sometimes yogurt & now in this fudge! I’ve been experimenting with all sorts of goodies for Valentine’s Day. This Cherry & Pistachio Fudge has been taste tested & approved by all!

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10 Valentine’s Day Dessert Recipe Ideas

February 7, 2015
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With V-day coming up I wanted to share some of our favorite sweets that you & your family will fall in love with! There’s something for everyone here! 10 Valentine’s Day Dessert Recipe Ideas are ready just in time for you to get started on them this weekend! (Recipe taste testing are more than welcome!)

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La Rosa Cocktail

February 6, 2015
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This elegant cocktail has the perfect amount of sass. It’s sort of like a little red dress…in a drink. The La Rosa Cocktail is a ruby red treat that is worthy of your attention. She demands it… Say hello to #9 in my Telluride Ski Runs Cocktail Series.

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Strawberries ‘n Cream Cookie Parfaits

February 2, 2015
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Does your sweet tooth beckon more often then you would like it too? If you answered YES I know the feeling! I created this recipe so we can all indulge without the guilt… Are you a strawberry lover? I sure am. These Strawberries ‘n Cream Cookie Parfaits are filled with thick greek yogurt, my homemade Simple Strawberry […]

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Valentine’s Chocolate Covered Pretzel Chips

January 26, 2015
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Looking for a super fun & creative kitchen project to do with your kiddos? These Valentine’s chocolate treats are just the answer! I not sure how, but the stars aligned the other morning. My son woke up super early on a school day (5:45am) & saw me prepping this recipe. He begged to work with […]

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Little Rose Cocktail

January 16, 2015
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Rosé is no longer reserved just for the warmer months. I came upon my fascination in the heart of winter, last year at The Taste of Vail, Debut of Rosé event… Why not toast this Valentine’s Day with the Little Rose Cocktail?! This refreshing drink is both pretty & named after one of my favorite ski […]

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Irresistible Fudgy Chocolate Brownies

January 11, 2015
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A recipe can be called “irresistible” when everyone in the house can’t keep their hands off the gooey, chocolate brownie deliciousness!! That’s exactly what happened here… These Irresistible Fudgy Chocolate Brownies are perfect for your sweet Valentine or any time of the year when you are having a MEGA chocolate craving.

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Sparkling Rose & Juniper Cocktail

April 20, 2014
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Happy Monday! Hope y’all had a wonderful Easter weekend. We sure did! With all these spring celebrations going on I wanted to share this fun Sparkling Rose & Juniper Cocktail with you.

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Valentine’s Day Menu with Real California Dairy!

February 11, 2014
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I have a special treat for y’all today. This post has not one but five NEW recipes! This is the perfect menu to get you through Valentine’s Day & beyond. There is something unique about this menu…something that ties it all together. All the recipes feature one or more ingredients made with Real California Milk to razzle […]

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How To: Classic Chocolate Truffles

February 10, 2014
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My kids begged me to make Chocolate Truffles with them for Valentine’s Day gifts. Little tokens of love for their pals & teachers. So that is exactly what we did. At 6:30am on a Saturday morning…

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Valentine’s Popcorn Snack Mix

February 6, 2014
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Can you believe Valentine’s Day is next week? Wow! Where is the time going? I guess it’s the perfect time to celebrate love, romance & most importantly…chocolate! My Valentine’s Popcorn Snack Mix can be tucked inside a lunchbox, handed out to your co-workers or brought on road trip. Or just snacked on in your house.

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$100 *Valentine’s Day* Amazon Gift Card Giveaway

February 6, 2014
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(Congrats the winner has been emailed. Another great giveaway on the way!) It’s time for another Amazon.com gift card giveaway don’t you think?! There is a whole bunch you can do with $100.00 right? Maybe you need some crafty stuff, fancy pantry items, ski gear…anything. Well, here ya go! One winner will have a grand […]

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