Everywhere you look there’s lots of red and white and pink!

If you’re like me and enjoy a little Valentine’s Day fun, then you’ll love my Valentine Hand Pies.

Truly I had the most fun ever making them… and eating them!

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I just know you’ll want to make some too.  Find all the details here. 


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A re-cap of the past week's posts at AnExtraordinaryDay.net

What are you afraid of  We get afraid because we struggle. C.S. Lewis - AnExtraordinaryDay.net

What are you afraid of? | JoyDay!

The best ever hot fudge sauce - AnExtraordinaryDay.net

The Best Ever Chocolate Hot Fudge Sauce & Easy Too!

Quote - There is no better exercise for the human heart than laying self down.... - AnExtraordinaryDay.net

Can I Tell You a Secret?

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9 Fabulous Valentine’s Day Classroom Printables

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  1. Oh my goodness Diane! My husband is late tonight and I haven’t had dinner. Your hand pies AND your fudge sauce made me SO hungry! I pinned for future reference for sure. Lovely printable. Thanks for that. I’ll be back for the party in a little while.

    • Diane says

      Patti… they are both divine… I hope you get a chance to make them. Hope your husband comes home soon, so you can eat! LOL!!
      Thanks for your always kind and encouraging words! {{hugs}}
      Thanks so much for stopping by and for joining us at the party, too!

  2. Thanks for the wonderful party!

    • Diane says

      And thank you Gail for coming by to link up with us tonight! I just love your pretty hearts with the dangle beads. So clever!
      Wishing you an extraordinary start to your week! 🙂

  3. Thank you for the party!! 🙂

    • Diane says

      It’s so good to see you again Marti!! Thanks for dropping by the party. I love the Valentine Jar… the burlap covered can… and the heart in the center cake. You’ve been busy creative friend! Thanks for sharing your talents with us!! [hugs]

  4. I love C. S. Lewis. He had such a way with words! Your photo and his quote are beautiful!
    Thanks for hosting, lovely Diane!

    • Diane says

      Thanks Carrie! I’ve been enjoying getting a daily C.S. Lewis post delivered to my inbox each day from Bible Gateway. I can’t say that every post is special… but he sure makes me think. This quote came from one of those readings.
      Thanks so much for joining us, Carrie! Hope your week is off to an extraordinary start!

  5. Hello Gorgeous! I love stopping by your amazing party each week. Thank you for hosting. Please take a moment to stop by our party tonight at 7 pm. We would love to have the chance to party with you twice! Happy Monday Lou Lou Girls

  6. Thanks for hosting! Have a Happy V-Day!

    • Diane says

      Thanks Sherry… it’s always a pleasure to have you partying with us. 🙂

      Hope you have fun creating special Valentine’s Day memories with your family! 🙂

  7. Hi Diane! Thanks so much to you and the ladies for hosting. Have a wonderful week and happy Valentine’s Day!

    • Diane says

      I’m so glad you could join in the fun, Cindy!
      Hope your Valentine’s Day is lots of fun!

  8. Dear Diane,
    Loved the quotes you shared this week! I’m a big fan of C.S. Lewis.
    Thank you so much for hosting another fun party!
    I hope you have a wonderful week . . . and a beautiful Valentine’s Day/weekend!

    • Diane says

      Thank you sooo much, Suzanne! Glad to know you’re a fellow Lewis fan, too! 😉
      I bet your family is getting excited for Valentine’s Day. I can only imagine all you’ll be doing to make special memories. [hugs]

  9. Jann Olson says

    Oh yum! the pies look delicious Diane! Got me craving!! lol! Thanks for sharing with SYC. Can’t believe how huge your party is!

    • Diane says

      Thanks Jann! I love that they taste good, have that WOW factor, and are super easy to make.
      We had a huge jump in this week’s party… more than 100 over our all time high. What a blessing!


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