My friend Gretchen and I thought it would be fun to host a Valentine’s Tea Party for a few of our friends. So we did. And it was fun. I was focused on throwing a fun party rather than on getting good photos. But I did get a few. Thankfully my friends took some photos, too. If […]
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Here’s a short video that will give you 9 fun easy ideas for fun, easy Valentine’s Day food and garnishes. In this video you will quickly see how to make each garnish, sandwich or fruit treat. You can delight your sweetheart, your child, or your grandchild, or any one else with one (or all) of these added […]
Here is a charming cupid watermelon carving that is perfect for Valentine’s day. Or, it could be used for an engagement or even a wedding. Want to get this cupid pattern so that you can carve it today? If so, click here. 5 Ways to Use a Cupid Watermelon Carving Like This Arrange with vases […]
Looking for Pretty Food Ideas for Valentines Day? Some of these are beautiful, one is wacky, one is not so successful. My heart just melted. But I’ll show you how yours will be successful. For starters, how about bacon roses? That’s right. You will find fruits and vegetables carvings in the shape of roses all […]
Do you love Chocolate Covered Strawberries? They are super easy to make. Here are several short videos in this article that will show you exactly how to make chocolate covered strawberries. You’ll also see how you can easily decorate them and how you can use them in pretty and delicious chocolate covered strawberry fruit arrangements. […]
I’ve received many e-mails and photos from students who have succeeded in carving their first watermelon rose. I thought you might like to see them. Earlier on my blog, I showed pictures of beautiful beet rose carvings by beginner students. Now, you can see the first melon rose carvings, too. You may have seen different […]
I’d like to share photos that some of my students have sent me of their first carved beet rose. There is something about a deep red rose that just feels so romantic, don’t you think? What I like about these beet roses is that not only do they make a beautiful centerpiece, they are also […]
Here is a quick video showing a little about roses carved from beets and some different things you can do with them.
Here is how to make a tomato rose. It’s a super simple garnish for beginners. In these two short free videos you will see how easy it is to make a tomato rose garnish for Valentines Day, or any romantic dinner.