Ok, so I was totally going to take it easy this Valentine’s day and buy valentines at the store like every normal parent. But you guys, I saw these on thefoodnetwork.com and I couldn’t resist.
To be completely honest the hardest part was ordering/buying all the supplies. If you’re trying to make these this year, your best bet would be checking Michaels for mini jewlery boxes. To give you an idea these mini pizza boxes are 3×3 and work perfectly.
For the labels I had to save them and open them in word so I could adjust the size. The printables would fit a 4×4 box perfectly but were a little big for the boxes I had.
I took the “easy” road and used Pilsbury sugar cookie dough but you could totally make your own! Oh and one other tip for royal icing newbies, read the directions and heat the icing before using. I didn’t figure that out until halfway through and my hands were seriously cramping.
Here’s how to make these adorable valentines pun intended treats-