I have a rather unhealthy obsession with Conversation Hearts, the candies that come out every year around Valentine's Day with messages on each one. They don't taste particularly good, but they bring back memories of awkward parties from elementary school and I never can resist buying myself a box each year. This time around though, I decided to embrace the tradition with a twist. I made my normal sugar cookies (recipe for cookies and icing
), made the icing in the same pastel colors of the candies, and wrote my own little notes.