Valentine’s Day is one of my favorite holidays. I like it because there’s no pressure to celebrate. After all, we’ve been married 26 years now and we celebrate our anniversary just 6 weeks before Valentine’s each year.
That leaves February 14 as a simple, no expectations day.
A pink, chocolate, heart doodle day in the middle of a bleak winter month.
What’s not to like about that?
It doesn’t take much to make this day special. For our everyday dinners, I rarely set the table with a table cloth and candles, but sometimes on Valentines, I pull out a white table cloth. Our dishes are red, so that makes decorating easy. Add a pack of heart shaped confetti and a few candles and suddenly the family dinner just got fun!
And sometimes I make a special dessert too. Chocolate is always a hit, but pink is prettier.
Here are three simple pink desserts for Valentine’s Day. [Read more…]