Cookie Butter Brownie Sandwich Cookies

Yesterday was total silence around here but I had a really good excuse. {Isn’t what they always say?!} My amazing husband surprised me with a weekend trip to a bed and breakfast! Then, of course there was the Super Bowl. I had all the plans to write Monday’s post on Monday morning but I spent the entire day picking up, sorting and delivering Girl Scout cookies. Since I can’t bring you Girl Scout cookies, I have cookie butter brownie sandwich cookies instead. 

Two amazing fudge cookies with cookie butter sandwiched in between. This cookie recipe is to die for and makes the perfect decadent dessert.

Two amazing fudge cookies with cookie butter sandwiched in between. This cookie recipe is to die for and makes the perfect decadent dessert.

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Strawberry Marshmallow Heart Treats

I love spending time in the kitchen with my daughter. We are hosting the upcoming Brownie meeting and it is all about snacks. We are focusing on healthy snacks but I figure a sweet treat is also good to have so we can talk about enjoying sweets in moderation. Since our meeting lands on Valentine’s Day, I decided to make some strawberry marshmallow heart treats {think rice krispie style} for the meeting.

Strawberry Marshmallow Heart Treats

Strawberry Marshmallow Heart Treats

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30+ Valentine’s Day Desserts

Valentine’s Day is coming up so fast. It is shortly after my birthday (exactly one week) so sometimes we don’t do much because we’ve already spent our babysitter time/money on that celebration. So, instead of going out, we usually spend the night at home with a home cooked meal. Of course, you can’t have a great celebration without delicious Valentine’s Day desserts. My favorites usually involve some of kind of red velvet but with these amazing choices, I may have to rethink my usual dessert option for Valentine’s Day.

With these 30+ Valentine's Day desserts, you will have a difficult time trying to decide which one to make.

With these 30+ Valentine's Day desserts, you will have a difficult time trying to decide which one to make.

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When I Follow My Heart.. Valentine Printable!

Hi there and welcome! If you’re new around here, let me take a minute to introduce myself! I’m Fotini and I blog over at Glamorous, Affordable Life! I am contributing printables here at Just Us Four blog and I can’t wait to share this months printable with you!

Valentine’s Day is just three days away! If you don’t have a card or something special for the one you love yet, this sweet print is a great start! You can simply download and print out this printable and make it into a card for you to personalize -OR- you can print it out and add it to a picture frame and give it as a gift for them to love everyday!

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Red Velvet Blondies

You guys! I am so excited to be posting over on Made from Pinterest today! Go check out this batch of deliciousness that you will want to rush to the kitchen and make right now! This recipe probably won’t even involve a trip to the store because I bet you have all the ingredients already.

The most delicious red velvet blondies ever! Cut them into a heart and they are perfect for Valentine's Day!

 

 

 

 

Paper Valentine Mailboxes

Paper Valentine Mailboxes
Hi! It’s Ginger from Gingerly Made back to share with you a fun Valentine-themed way to dote on your loved ones and decorate your house at the same time. I am so excited about these paper Valentine mailboxes and the little goodies I get to put in them to surprise my family the week of Valentine’s. After all, it’s not always about the big gestures but the little every day things that makes our love tanks (or love mailboxes) full. [Read more…]

Red Velvet Oreo Truffle Hearts

Red Velvet Oreo Truffle Hearts - Perfect for Valentines Day Dessert and SO delicious!

I am really excited to share this recipe with the Just Us Four readers today! I love making Oreo Cookie Truffle Balls, but I thought it would be fun to mix things up for Valentine’s Day and make some Red Velvet Oreo Truffle Hearts! There are a little time consuming, but totally worth it. I ended up bringing all my goodies to a Super Bowl party on Sunday and they were gone before half time! These truffles are a total win!

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Red Velvet Donuts

You know what happens when you have 12+ adults and just as many kids over to your house on a Sunday evening? You sort of forget to confirm that everything for your Monday blog post is in order. So, that is why this lovely post is coming to you so much later than usual. We’ll call it the Super Bowl effect. I am beyond excited to share these red velvet donuts with you though. As I mentioned, red velvet is my favorite so making red velvet donuts just seems like an obvious recipe for me.

Red Velvet Donuts

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Red Velvet Cheesecake Bars

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Red Velvet is hands down my favorite type of dessert. I love it when Valentine’s Day rolls around because it means that red velvet is so much easier to find. Of course, for me, red velvet treats have to come with cream cheese or they just aren’t “right.” I made red velvet cheesecake bars and they were the perfect combination of red velvet flavor with cream cheese mixed in!

Red Velvet Cheesecake Bars

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Rustic Valentine’s Mantel & Garland

valentine mantel

Did you know that there is a website where you can order an envelope full of glitter and a note. Then they send it to someone that you truly despise? 

Let me introduce myself. I’m Trina Miner from A Few Miner Adjustments. By day, I am a reading teacher and by night, a blogger. I love cozy blankets, Friends reruns and anything DIY. I want to give a big shout out and thank you to Shannah for inviting me to be a monthly contributor. It is a thrill to be here with all of you! [Read more…]