Totally Original, DIY Heart-Shaped Food
Serve a little love this Valentine's Day with bacon, potatoes, cake, and other food in the shape of you-know-whats.
Why didn’t we think of this: shape bacon into hearts before baking, and they’ll hold their form from oven to plate.
Roasted Potato Hearts
Everyday potatoes go cute with this simple recipe. Make a whole batch of hearts, or just add a few to a side dish of regular cubed spuds. Lovers of DIY will like making these Christmas presents, too!
Cut out tiny little hearts with a cookie cutter or scissors, and even pizza gets romantic! Alternate plan: call your local pizzeria and ask if you can order a whole pie shaped like a heart.
Start with store-bought Oreo Cakesters, add a cookie cutter, and you have heart magic.
Heart Cinnamon Rolls
Take a moment to twist regular cinnamon roll dough into Cupid’s treat.
Surprise Heart Cake
Don’t show all your hearts at once—save one for a dramatic finale when you slice into this gorgeous, showstopper cake. If you’re looking to make a good impression, these personalized gifts will go the extra mile.
Eggs in a Heart
Here’s a fun take on ‘Toad in a Hole’ eggs and toast—simply use a heart-shaped cookie cutter or a knife to make the egg’s holiday-themed hole.
Give pancakes a double dose of Valentine’s flair: red velvet cake flavor plus pretty heart shapes.
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Strawberry Heart Cupcake
A single strawberry finds its true calling as a heart topper.
Heart Fairy Bread
This sprinkle-topped treat from Australia is known as “Fairy Bread” and becomes a Valentine’s Day surprise with a see-through heart window.
Turn an afternoon cup of hot chocolate into a Valentine’s treat with homemade vanilla marshmallows.
Conversation Heart Cheesecakes
These individually-sized cakes take some time to make, but the result is total wow.