Quaint Valentine Lunch | Life and Linda

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Quaint Valentine Lunch

A simple meal with  for two.  I created Turkey stacked sandwiches out of green Spinach wraps.
I used a large heart shaped cookie cutter to cut out the shape.

I used my red ramekin dishes for the red napkins.  I rolled them into a rose.
  The flatware is from Horchow..... "San Remo"

  Heart shaped Cookie cutter
 For the centerpiece, I used  Red Cyclamen flowers.  I bought the cute frilly pink tulle slip at Target. I thought it would make a great cover.

I found the red heart shaped plates at Raleys last year.
 For the pink champagne glasses, I used pink and white frilly hair bands from Target.

I made" Classy Cosmos" Cupcakes.  The recipe can be found here:
I also made homemade marshmallows.  I tinted them pink and added them to the top of the "Cosmos Cupcakes."

I used a very small heart shaped cookie cutter. They can be made in advance and kept in a air tight container.
The recipe for the marshmallows are here:

 Heart Plates - Raleys
Chargers - Pier1
Flatware- "San Remo" Horchow
Pink Champagne flutes - World Market
Pink frilly slip for plant - Target
Pink frilly bands- hair bands- Target
Glass Dessert Pedestals - Ross

As usual, thank you again for visiting and I hope you all have a Loving Valentine's Day.  Hugs from me to you...... 
I am linking up with the following blogs:
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  1. Linda, as always, this is such a pretty table! You have such a lovely setting. I hope you'll stop over to get in on my new giveaway! Have a Happy Valentine's Day!

  2. Hi Linda!

    Cute heart plates... Can't go wrong with cupcakes and homemade marshmallows! I will have to check out those links.

    Thanks for joining my Bunny Hop Party this week!

    xoxo Bunny Jean

  3. So sweet in all ways! Those cupcakes look so good!
    I like those heart shaped dishes! The red cyclamen is perfect- they are like heart shaped flowers and the pink skirt is adorable :-) Your hair bands on the stemware is the cutest! What a great idea!!
    Happy Valentine's Day Linda!

  4. This is so pretty...both the table & the food!

  5. What a gorgeous Vslentine setting! I love your dishes and the heart salad plates are adorable. The food looks terrific too...ok, what time do I get there?! HAPPY VALENTINE'S!!

  6. Hi Linda.
    This is a perfect for your Valentines day lunch with your Husband so sweet. Those dishes are Beautiful with the heart shaped ones. the food looks Yummy also. You did a great job putting this all together sweet.
    I hope you have a wonderful evening for Valentines.

  7. Hi Linda,
    I love everything about this tabble! Especially your napking "roses". What a cute idea. The cupcakes look adorable with the marshmallows too : ) Looks like you had a perfect Valentine lunch!

    Danielle xo

  8. The food looks yummy and the tablescape is so pretty!

  9. What a lovely Valentine lunch setting--Thanks for sharing!

  10. Hi Linda,

    Was lovely to discover your blog and many thanks for visiting me.
    Happy Valentine's day and I loved seeing your wonderful photos.


  11. Wow! What a beautiful table. You put so much effort into this, and that is a very loving tribute. The food looks so delicious, especially the cupcakes and the dainty sandwiches.

    Thanks for

  12. How adorable! And I love your centerpiece. Your cupcakes look delicious!...Christine

  13. This is tooooo sweet. I love every touch--the centerpiece is gorgeous. And the food looks delicious-what a fantastic gift for your sweetheart. Happy Rednesday.

  14. Linda, you really went all out and you had me at homemade marshmallows. That is on my list of to dos. Thanks bunches for visiting me. hugs, olive

  15. Everything is soooo beautiful ! I love the pink skirt,I need one of those for my Tea parties!

  16. What a lovely tablescape! Everything looks and sounds so yummy! I love the little pink skirt and think I need to find my way to Target!! lol...

    Happy Rednesday Wednesday!


  17. You've created a very special Valentines table ... and a lovely blog!

  18. there are so many wonderful ideas in this table for two. I love the flatware and the hairbands on the flute -- so unique!

  19. That table is just gorgeous, and you're so creative to use that little slip and those hair bands! Hope you had a great Valentine's Day!
    Happy REDnesday,

  20. You really went all out and set such a beautiful table! Love that you made your own marshmallows!

  21. Whoa!!!! That frilly little slip...TOO cute!!! I love it! I have seen those in various stores (most recently in Costco) and wanted to buy some for decorating. They are absolutely darling! This one really stands out, gives the table a fun little kick, and goes perfectly with the cute hair elastics!!! I'll bet you buy the cutest clothes and things for your great-granddaughter! Your cupcakes turned out beautifully! I have a really hard time making the icing go up like that. Mine always looks lopsided and weird. I guess it just takes practice...and sobriety! :-) Your sandwiches are the best...pretty AND healthy with the spinach wraps! So you're a fan of cyclamen, too, huh? I bought it in pink last year and it is just so pretty! Your red is gorgeous! I didn't see it in that color.

  22. Oh Linda,
    Your Valentine's Day table is just beautiful. So many sweet little details to looks at. Love, love, love the rose napkin...oh and the home made marshmallow hearts and, and, and...well I loved it all :-)

    Hugs and Kisses,

  23. Hi Linda,

    Your table must be the most romantic in blogland. I love it! Cute hearts on your blog.


  24. Linda, what a pretty table you had for Valentines Day. Come to my blog, there is an award there for you. Have a great day!

  25. Hi Linda, I missed this post. What a beautiful table. xo

  26. You certainly created a lovely meal for someone special. Your stacked sandwiches are so pretty!

  27. Hope I am not to late to make a comment! What a great table and what great food! Your heart shaped sandwiches are just fabulous. I will have to remember that for my next romantic lunch! I love your marshmallows too. Those are still on my to do list! What a fun way to use the cute little skirt, it adds such a frilly touch to the table.

  28. Cute heart shaped plates, Linda. Your table setting is dainty and pretty. Perfect for a valentine itself! Love the stacked sandwiches.


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