Valentine’s Day Desserts

Geeky Valentine Project: Grumpy Cat Cookies

February 14, 2013

The internet belongs to cats. LOL cats, Nyan Cat, Maru, I Can Haz Cheezburger, Hipster Kitty, Keyboard Cat, etc. Face it, dog lovers, the online realm is a smorgasbord of adorable, silly kitties. Especially this one:

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Surprise Valentine’s Day Cupcakes

February 11, 2013
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XOXOXOXOXOXO! So, I know that the weird mix of letters above means hugs and kisses, but do you know which one means hugs and which one means kisses? Because I didn’t until my husband enlightened me. He said the O’s are hugs and the X’s are kisses. But…why?

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Easy Pixel Heart Cookies

January 24, 2013
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In the survey results so far (thanks to everyone who completed one, by the way – it’s not too late and you could win an Amazon gift card!), you guys love geeky desserts the most! Which warms my little, geekilicious heart. I decided to appease the gods (my readers!) with some easy pixel cookies for your [...]

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Red Velvet Waffles with Cream Cheese Glaze

January 17, 2013
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Enter my Baby Pool Contest for a chance to win up to $100 (3 winners!). Click here now.  We’ve had a mild winter in Virginia. Which is not surprising at all (as I mentioned in this post). Plus, it has been raining non-stop for several days now. I think it should be a rule that the only precipitation allowed [...]

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Joan’s Heart Thumbprint Cookies

March 22, 2012
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“I like redheads. Their mouths are like a drop of strawberry jam in a glass of milk.” – Roger Sterling (about Joan) I love that quote. I think the writers give Roger all of the best mildly inappropriate one-liners. Like, “when God closes a door, he opens a dress.” Oh Roger. 

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She’s Just Not That Into You

February 6, 2012
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Truth be told, I’m not a Hallmark-holiday hater. In fact, I’ll take just about any reason to celebrate if it means presents (or great food). Valentine’s Day, though, seems to be a rather brutal holiday. Asking someone to be your Valentine is serious business, the result of which could be incredible joy or crushing disappointment. [...]

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