Now I will be the first to admit I am not really the romantic type. However no matter how much I like to cuddle, or like flowers I am really annoyed today about what people perceive as love. You don't have to get or give a gift to your special someone to mean you love them! Love is what you hold in your heart and only you can know how much you truly care. So this Valentines Day just spend the day loving and forget what everyone else says. Just be happy in your heart and rejoice in the fact that you have found the person you can call your soul mate.
Most hard candies call for corn syrup, but since I was out and I have 3 children home I decided to experiment and make something fun! Here is what you need: 2 Cups of Sugar 2 Cups of Water 1 Package Sugar Free Jello A candy Thermometer Making candy is a pretty tricky process and trust me I messed up a batch or two getting this to work right.lol Put the sugar and water into the pot and turn on medium whisking well till the sugar is dissolved. Stirring pretty regularly to help the sugar from burning. As the sugar begin to boil turn the heat up to high. Watch your thermometer when the candy reaches 230 pour in the jello continuing to mix. Pour this mixture immediately into a cake pan that is lined with parchment paper of you can rub a little veggie oil in it. The candy will continue to cook as it melts anything over 230 you will be left with a burnt candy that tastes like licorice.lol After you candy is cooled completely turn it out onto a cookie sheet and break apart :O) I li