valentines day

How-To: Heart-Shaped Garden Patch

Elka at CasaSugar shows you how to add a little love around the outside of your home by adding a heart-shaped garden patch. She picked up the heart-shaped frame at the flea market and was immediately inspired. Elka writes: I used Isotoma, or Blue Star Creeper, for the ground cover in the heart, and in […]

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How-To: Chocolate-covered Valentine Pretzel Sticks

Make your own chocolate-covered Valentine pretzel sticks with this tutorial by Claudia of Super Ziper. The site is in Portuguese but the step-by-step photos are really clear on their own. These cute treats remind me of the Japanese chocolate-covered sticks called Pocky which I loved as a kid.

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