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Valentines Day Ideas for Foodies

As I write this, I’m on the last three hour leg of my journey to Cornwall with my boyfriend, we’re at the very beginning of a week’s holiday in one of the most romantic places in the country, St.Ives. So I thought this would have to be the moment to write my Valentines post, here at the window seat overlooking Teignmouth beach, beautiful red sands and choppy seas aplenty. Anyway, enough west country gloating, here’s some cute ideas for V-day.. Game of Thrones Tarts So you know how in Game of Thrones the dothraki call their S/O either “moon of my life” or “my sun and stars” and it’s so romantic but doesn’t make you feel physically sick? Here’s a baked version of that. All you need is.. a couple of sun/moon/star mini pastry cutters plus a regular circular one for stamping out tart bases a basic shortcrust pastry jam of your choice (I used blueberry from Bonne Maman) Roll out pastry nice and thin, cut into rounds and lay those in a greased muffin …