Valentine’s Day Sweets

With Valentine’s Day only three weeks away, I thought we’d get you started with some fabulous dessert options for your sweetheart.  Nothing says ‘I Love You’ like something gooey, sweet and delicious.  These treats are so charming, anyone would be thrilled to receive them as a gift… not to mention the pleasure of enjoying every delectable morsel.

Valentine's Day Dessert Inspiration
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  • Order up the ‘Valentine Signature Collection’ cupcakes from Crumbs Bake Shop, including their ‘Chocolate Covered Strawberry’ cupcake and their ‘Sweetheart’ cupcake – Vanilla Cake with chocolate fudge filling topped with chocolate cream cheese frosting.  Sounds delish!
  • Start off the morning with these Coffee Sugar Cookies from i am baker.  Adorable heart cookies that fit on your mug…perfect for our favorite coffee lovers!
  • Heat things up with these Spicy Chocolate Sandwich Cookies by Martha Stewart.  With espresso and cinnamon, they have quite a kick!
  • Young and old alike will love these adorably decorated chocolate sugar cookies from Glorious Treats.  Bag ’em and let the kids take them to school.
  • Covered in a dark chocolate glaze, these heart shaped eclairs by Martha Stewart would be the perfect dessert for any Valentine’s dinner.
  • And just in case you need a little mid-day snack, why not try these chocolate brownies by i am baker.   Packaged up perfectly for man in your life.

I’m getting hungry just writing this post.  Cookies.  Cupcakes.  Eclairs.  But wait, there’s more!

Valentine's Day Dessert Inspiration

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  • In case you needed more chocolate, try these chocolate cupcakes with chocolate cream cheese frosting by Glorious Treats. They look absolutely glorious!
  • Have Eleni’s adorable Sweet Heart Cookies delivered to your sweetheart.  Modern Designs + Delicious = LOVE.
  • Speaking of cookies to love, check out these charming XOXO cookies by Cakes by Ashley.  Love her cakes, love her cookies!  Simple as that.
  • Saving the best for last – confuse and then impress with this chocolate truffle box by Bakerella. The entire box AND the truffles are all made of cake.  Yes, it is ALL made from cake!  Wrap  your head around that one.

I hope this inspires you to treat your sweetheart to something special on Valentine’s Day!  You know, I could go for a cupcake right about now.  Or a cookie.  Or something chocolate.  How about you?

Carrie Sellman , Founder & Editor

Carrie Sellman is the Founder & Editor of The Cake Blog. Her work has been published in BRIDES Magazine, Country Living Magazine and featured online at People, Today, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Redbook, Real Simple, TLC, The Cooking Channel and more.


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    Ok, is it weird that I just fell off my chair??

    To come and look at one of my FAVORITE blogs and there is some of my little ole treats??

    Hello, Heaven.

    THANK YOU!!!

    You might have just made my entire weekend.:)


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    Sara says

    I love the XOXO cookies too! And the heart coffee cookie… would look so pretty on the side of my latte, until I ate it!

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    Carrie Sellman says

    Amanda – thank you for making such beautiful treats! It was my pleasure featuring your work today. Thanks for the inspiration! Happy Friday!

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