Valentine craft and goodies

Posted by on Feb 1, 2013 in crafts, Moody Mom | 3 comments

Thanks to my trusty friendĀ Pinterest and the need to be crafty. I am starting to get in the Valentine’s Day mood.

My daughter and I decided we needed a little Valentine decor in the living room.

First up, A set of Sweethearts Candle Holders

Shopping List:

  1. 2 medium glass vase
  2. 2 Small glass votive holders
  3. Bag of Sweetheart candy
  4. Valentine’s ribbon
  5. Flower or other decor

Directions:

  1. Fill glass with candy
  2. Bury end glass votive in the middle of jars
  3. Add tea light candles to votive
  4. Tie ribbon around vase
  5. Garnish with decoration

 

sweetheart candle

 

 

I also needed a sweet treat for one of my co-worker’s birthday. Happy 40th, Angie!

Valentine’s Day Brown Sugar Blondies.

Ingredients:

1 cup all-purpose flour

1/2 teaspoon baking powder

1/8 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon salt

1/3 cup butter (melted)

1 cup packed brown sugar

1 egg (beaten)

1 tablespoon vanilla

1 to 1 1/3 cup Valentine M&M’s

Directions:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mix flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt in small bowl and set aside. In medium bowl, mix butter, brown sugar and mix well. Cool slightly.

Add egg, vanilla and blend well. Add flour mixture a little at a time, mixing well. Mix in 2/3 cup M&M’s. Spread into 9x9x2 inch pan.

Sprinkle remaining M&M’s on top. Bake 20-25 minutes.

 

Looks yummy! I hope Angie likes them.

Looks yummy! I hope Angie likes them.

 

3 Comments

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  1. cathy

    Cute.!!! And cookie or cake looks yummmmy

  2. Brandy

    I love it!!!

  3. Heidi

    yay! Thanks for the ideas!