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Yesterday...seems so far away

I'm so glad yesterday is over. I set aside the entire day to work on something very special.
Heart-shaped ravioli's for Valentines Day.
I mixed up the freezing cold meat filling by hand (left the water running on lukewarm so I could warm them up when they started to numb), made the dough myself, rolled it out, used a cute little heart cookie cutter to cut them out, filled them by hand, pinched the edges and then sealed them with a fork, tossed them in the freezer and then started the process all over again.

I made a nice batch of the heart ones for tomorrow and the rest I made into regular ravioli shape. 

I also did other housework, but the ravioli took up most of the day. When dinner time rolled around the last thing I wanted to do was cook, but I threw together a chicken curry vegetable soup with everything that was left in the fridge from last week's grocery trip. It was one of the best pots of soup I ever made. I need to go back and write down what I did so I can replicate it.

I'm so excited to serve this meal tomorrow night. Having chocolate pasta with a chocolate hazelnut sauce and fresh raspberries for dessert. I'll try to remember to take pictures!


  1. Can't wait to see your photos. Sounds just delicious! Happy Valentine's Day you you and your hubby. You are loved!


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