Photo Source: Sam MugrabyHappy Valentine's Day to everyone! What do you think of when you think of Valentine's Day? Do have a special someone who takes you out to dinner? Or maybe cooks you a special dinner? Gives you flowers or candy? At least a card? Yes, Valentine's Day has become a big day for the restaurants and stores.Buying a box of candy for someone used to be about five bucks. Now it is more like twenty bucks.When a trend catches on like that it becomes something that is expected of you. Now wha... read more »
I just want to say thank you on this Valentine’s Day to everyone for being so supportive! I feel the love coming through in your comments!!! I have enjoyed meeting, (through cyber space) so many new friends and it has been nice reacquainting with my old friends (you guys keep me in check). I wish you lots of love, particularly on this day!
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Now for my very favorite salad in the whole wide world (seriously, we eat this almost weekly) and the chocolate covered strawberries!
BACON FETA SALAD
1 pkg. Spring Greens (or your favorite greens mixture)
1 carrot, diced
3 celery stalks, diced
1/2 seedless cucumber, sliced
1/4 red onion, sliced
handful of cherry/small heirloom tomatoes (you could dice a large tomato as well)
1/4 c. Craisins (dried cranberries)
4 oz. crumbled feta cheese (I use the basil tomato feta)
6 s... read more »
Be original and engaging on Valentine's Day and get into the blogger contest we are launching. Selected blogs will be featured for a month in the blog directory, and promoted via our social profiles. This call is in continuation of our blogger contest we announced last year. The conditions for participation are simple: are encouraged and will be nominated original entries that got the most of reactions [...] read more »
This year, I decided that instead of going out to eat on Valentine's Day, I would make my husband a fun dinner. I planned my menu (way back in January) to consist of Cheesey Bacon Fondue, Bacon Feta Salad, and Chocolate Covered Strawberries! YUM. I'm pretty stoked to eat it, not gonna lie. I'll be sharing the salad and strawberries next week, but here's the recipe I plan to use for the fondue:
Servings:12Skills:BeginningPrep Time:25 min (not including thaw time)Bake Time:minIngredients
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I used the blog backgrounds that I made earlier to make some Valentine gift box printables! I've seen these before and found a free template for it atPaperCraft Art Creative. I used their idea but incorporated my backgrounds in my own template to make some that have Valentine patterns and a fun matching heart for the top. Click on the valentine box template that you like, and it will enlarge. Then right click on the enlarged image to save and then use to print.
To make your box, follow the instruct... read more »
Its been a long time, but I do remember what it feels like to be single. I remember being overly concerned with my appearance at all times. I remember being on the lookout for attractive girls without rocks on their fingers. I remember what it felt like to be hit on. At least, I thought I [...] read more »
Love is in the air these days. We are announcing a contest to support this romantic movement - Valentine's Day. It's very simple to be in. Just click the next link to tweet your Valentine's blog posts with hashtags #Valentine and #blogupp. On February 14th we'll choose 2 outstanding participating blogs to feature them in our blog directory, and offer a bonus for being broadcasted within the read more »