Well, as some of my readers may know, money is tight these days (lol, understatement of the century). I love to get my boyfriend the Edible Arrangements for Valentine's Day because he loves them so much, but they are SOOOO expensive. SO, I decided to try to MAKE him one this year for V Day. Yep, you read that right, make one. His favorite part of them are the dipped bananas that are half white chocolate, half milk chocolate, so I knew I had to put some in there. Wow, did this take a while. Here are the details: I used a heart shaped regular cookie cutter for the pineapple; the "greenery" on the foam base is just kale; skewer sticks are holding everything up; and I used white, milk, and peanut butter Nestle chips for the strawberries and bananas. They were the most difficult, because I had to dip one flavor on half, then put it in the freezer without it dripping, then dip the other half after a few minutes. Whew!
So, for my gift.....I got some beautiful roses, an adorable stuffed gorilla couple with chocolates, and......drumroll please........A DIAMOND RING!!!! Here it is: