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Heart Melting Peppermint Patties

Heart Melting Peppermints I like my mints like I like my men.  Strong, smooth, with a touch of bitterness.  It keeps things interesting. Mint Mixture: 2 ¾ cups powdered sugar 3 Tablespoons oil 3 Tablespoons light corn syrup 1 ½ Tablespoons peppermint extract 2 Tablespoons water Chocolate Coating: 6 oz. semisweet chocolate chips 1 Tablespoon […]

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Aphrodisiac Cravings

Dear Velvet, Valentine’s day is coming and I want to have the perfect day.  I’m making a romantic dinner for my new boyfriend of two weeks and it just needs to be amazing. I heard that oysters are good aphrodisiacs. Do you think I should serve oysters?  Do they really work? Lost in Love Dear Lost […]