Valentine’s Day Marble Heart Sugar Cookies

Valentine's Day marble heart cookies

These colourful marble heart sugar cookies are easy to make and perfect for Valentine’s Day.

All you will need are sugar cookie dough and red food colouring.

Prepare your sugar cookie dough as usual and roll it out.
Then add a few red drops of food colouring on it.

Round up the dough to form a ball. Then roll it our again

Isn’t it pretty?
Proceed by cutting out the hearts with cookie cutters, then bake the cookies as usual.

And a few minutes later… tada!

Beautiful marble Valentine’s Day sugar cookies the whole family will enjoy.


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Using the same technique, you can make colourful marble patterned sugar cookies with other themes in mind like…

Marble Easter Sugar Cookies

For these cute Easter themed cookies use a few drops of red and blue food colouring. Knead gently, roll out the dough and make desired shapes using cookie cutters.

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If your little ones are into Jurassic World, try making these:

Camouflage dinosaur sugar cookies

For this camouflage pattern use red, green, blue and yellow food colouring. The key is to not overwork the dough once you add the drops of colour, otherwise you will end up with an overall khaki colour instead of marble-like motif.

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Or try making these Christmas trees with green, blue and red food colouring:

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Chocolate Filled Puff Pastry Hearts

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Frozen puff pastry is such an inexpensive and practical hack that can be used to make quite impressive desserts. I love how these chocolate filled heart pastries turned out. They are delicious and super easy to make. Try making them for Valentine’s Day. Here’s what you will need…


1 box of puff pastry

1 cup chocolate spread

heart-shaped cookie cutter

icing sugar (optional)

PC butter puff pastry crunchy chocolate hazelnut spread


Preheat oven to 375 degrees

Thaw puff pastry according to package directions

Unwrap one of the pastry sheet on a flat surface, but keep the parchment paper beneath it

Spread the chocolate spread evenly onto the sheet

Unroll the second sheet, remove it from the parchment paper and place it over the chocolate

Use the cookie cutters to cut out the hearts

Remove the excess pastry surrounding the heart cutouts

Gently transfer parchment paper with heart cutouts on a cookie sheet

Bake for 15 minutes or until golden

Cool completely

Sprinkle with icing sugar

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2018

Antigonish Valentine's Day gift guide 2018


If you are looking for Valentine’s Day gifts in Antigonish, browse through the suggestions below before heading out the door.


Whether it’s for your partner, your friends, your children, pets, or even yourself, here are a few local gift ideas to get you started.



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The Posh Peppermint Home & Gifts · 200 Main St. Antigonish NS · 902.863.HOME

Various stunning Swarovski crystal pieces made right here in Nova Scotia by Ronda Chiasson of Andsly Jewelry Creations make beautiful gifts for that special someone this Valentine season.


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The Plum Tree Gift Shoppe · 225 Main St. Antigonish NS · 902.735.7586

Anne-Marie Chagnon jewellery is all handmade in Canada. Each piece is handcrafted with premium quality materials in their Montreal studio. Their pewter is nickel-free, lead-free and cadmium-free.



Elm Gardens · 25A East Main St. Antigonish NS · 902.863.3492

A beautiful arrangement of flowers is always a thoughtful gift for any loved one. Whether you are looking for a simple bouquet of roses for your Valentine or a lavish mixed floral arrangement, Elm Gardens offers a great selection to choose from.


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Local chocolates! A classic favorite for the Holiday. Enjoy these limited edition Valentine’s Day chocolates featuring pink heart-shaped, melt-in-your-mouth milk chocolates. These seasonal treats come in boxes of 15 and 24 pieces.


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Antigonish Aesthetic Centre · 45 Market St. Antigonish NS · 902.863.4700

Why not pamper yourself or a loved one with the gift of relaxation? Escape for a moment and experience complete tranquility! From cosmetic services, to skin care and complete body treatments, aromatherapy and therapeutic massages, the Antigonish Aesthetic Centre offers an array of options to make you feel rejuvenated this season.


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Funky Munkys Bath & Body · · 902.318.0109

Whether it’s for yourself or for the little ones, Valentine heart bath bombs make for a thoughtful gift. These ones are scented with red rose, the perfect aroma to make you relax and unwind while enjoying a bath.


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One Stop Pet Shop · 3063 Post Road Antigonish NS · 902.863.1215

And let’s not forget about our furry friends… One Stop Pet Shop carries cat grass and two of the most popular cat toys in the store: Crinkle balls and a cat sardines filled with cat nip. For the dogs: Darford grain-free cheese heart-shaped treats and Rogz smiling balls, which can also be used as treat balls.


Happy Valentine’s Day!


Antigonish Valentine's Day gift guide 2018



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