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The ones who are brave enough to let their light shine, open their hearts and pour their souls out into the task of creating a life..and creating art. LightinmyHands is working to bring more light into the world, one creative at a time.

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More Love, Less Sugar | 5 Delicious Valentine's Day Treats to Try

More Love, Less Sugar | 5 Delicious Valentine's Day Treats to Try

I love Valentine's Day (likely because pink is my favorite color). Unfortunately, like most other American holiday celebrations, sugar consumption takes center stage. I'm not so into sugar anymore.

For the past couple of years, the LIMH family has consciously been working toward reducing our sugar intake. After a lifelong sweet tooth, I have finally broken my addiction to the processed sugar madness. While this has been one of the best things I have ever done for myself, it does present some cultural complications... especially around holidays, and especially while raising 4 small humans. 

So, I went in search of some sweet treat recipes for the upcoming heart filled holiday; treats that will provide the warm fuzzies of a heart shaped box of chocolates, but hopefully won't exceed your daily recommended sugar intake in a single bite.

Here is a handful of yummy treats we found...

 

Dark Chocolate Raspberry Truffles from Amy's Healthy Baking.

Do you have a favorite sugar-conscious Valentine's Day treat recipe? We would love to hear about it in the comments below! 

Fishing For Hearts | Styled Children's Photography

Fishing For Hearts | Styled Children's Photography

Craft Your Craft Room | 15 DIY Organization Ideas

Craft Your Craft Room | 15 DIY Organization Ideas