Love and Confections: February 2015

February 27, 2015

Malted Milk Ball Cupcakes for #BigHero6MovieNight

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Malted Milk Ball Cupcakes are the perfect treat for a movie night at home - they taste just like the famous concession stand candy!

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February 22, 2015

Raspberry Brie Bites #SundaySupper

Raspberry Brie Bites are the perfect appetizer for any red carpet event. With just 3 ingredients and 10 minutes, these sweet, creamy and crunchy appetizers will be the star of your party!

Raspberry Brie Bites for #SundaySupper

February 7, 2015

Vanilla Bean Semifreddo #VanillaWeek

#VanillaWeek has come to an end and I am so happy with all the wonderful Vanilla recipes my Blogging Friends and I have shared with you! 

#VanillaWeek Vanilla Bean Semifreddo from

February 6, 2015

Vanilla Bean White Hot Chocolate #VanillaWeek

Vanilla Bean White Hot Chocolate is simple to make with minimal ingredients. It is an excellent choice for when it's cold outside and you need something hot to warm you up.

Vanilla Bean White Hot Chocolate from #VanillaWeek

February 5, 2015

Vanilla Bean Doughnuts #VanillaWeek

Vanilla Bean Doughnuts are the perfect treat for your sweetheart any day of the year. Vanilla Extract gives it a delicate and delicious flavor while vanilla bean seeds are flecked throughout the doughnut.

Vanilla Bean Doughnut from

February 4, 2015

Vanilla Bean Tiramisu #VanillaWeek

Vanilla Bean Tiramisu is a decadent, rich and creamy dessert, made with homemade ladyfingers, whipped eggs, sugar, coffee, liqueur and mascarpone. It's sinful and sweet all in one bite!

Vanilla Bean Tiramisu from

February 3, 2015

Vanilla Bean Ladyfingers #VanillaWeek

Homemade Vanilla Bean Ladyfingers are such a treat - perfect pillowy bites that have just the right amount of sweetness and crunch. They are great on their own or in your favorite layered dessert.

Vanilla Bean Ladyfingers from

February 2, 2015

Vanilla Macarons #VanillaWeek

Vanilla Bean Macarons are delicate, crispy and sandwiched together with an easy and delicious Whipped Vanilla Bean White Chocolate Ganache.

Vanilla Bean Macarons with Whipped Vanilla Bean White Chocolate Ganache from Love and Confections

Welcome to #VanillaWeek and a #Giveaway

It's officially #VanillaWeek! I am so excited about this week-long event. While I love red velvet and chocolate, which are everywhere this time of year, I decided to host a week-long event celebrating one of my favorite flavors - vanilla. The #VanillaWeek Bloggers and I have come together with some amazing vanilla recipes. We hope you join us throughout the week where we will be sharing vanilla recipes that include breakfasts, drinks, desserts and even savory dishes! Also, don't forget to enter below for our big #VanillaWeek giveaway!