Say it with heart: 3 last-minute Valentine's Day sweets made with one Valentine's Day cookie cutter
No need to fret if you haven't made a fun Valentine's Day treat for the kidlets yet. Thankfully for us last-minute types, simple surprises always do the trick. All you need to make one of these three sweet surprises is a basic recipe and a heart-shaped cookie cutter. Don't have either? Hit the bakery and grab a knife. We can still make this work.
See how easy this is going to be? Now Hug Me, you Cutie Pie! -Stacie,
sweet is as easy to whip up as Rice Krispie treats. And that's a
fact. Throw a heart-shaped cookie cutter in the mix and you get these
lovely Valentine's Day Rice Krispie Treats
A Table for Two. Julie fancies her treats up with sprinkles and
chocolate drizzle, but I give my personal guarantee that plain rice
krispie treats will go over just as well.
are pretty easy to make too, even when you get all fanciful like Deb of
Smitten Kitchen. Leave it to her to show us the full, glorious potential
of putting a cookie cutter to two pans of brownies. Even if you don't take
her two-tone approach to Valentine's Day brownies
, you can count on her recipe and technique. Just pop out the chocolatey hearts and call it a day.
I believe that I made my love for red velvet clear when I shared these 5 easy red velvet desserts
) for Valentine's Day. If you feel the same, but are worried that those recipes are too complicated, try the Red Velvet Sheet Cake
from The Pioneer Woman. Then spritz a heart-shaped cookie cutter with
baking spray and go to town. With a color this pretty, you don't even
need icing. (Psst: You can do the same thing with a store-bought sheet
If you don't have a heart-shaped cookie cutter or you want a full-size heart-shaped cake, check out this super easy heart-shaped cake tutorial
on Better Recipes, no special equipment required. Who knew that making a big 'ol professional looking heart cake was so simple. For more Valentine's Day recipes, check our archives!
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