Glossies Made Me Do It: Red Velvet Heart Cookies

These Red Velvet Heart cookies from the February issue of Better Homes & Gardens are the perfect Valentine's Day treat!

Welcome to the February edition of Glossies Made Me Do It, a monthly series I am doing with Erika of Cat Eyes & Skinny Jeans and Lauren of Shooting Stars Mag!

Glossies made me do it...!

As soon as I saw the Red Velvet Heart Cookies on the cover of Better Homes & Gardens, I knew I had to make them. The cookies look like the perfect Valentine’s Day treat. Plus, I love anything red velvet.

These Red Velvet Heart cookies from the February issue of Better Homes & Gardens are the perfect Valentine's Day treat!

I made a few adjustments to the recipe, cutting the sugar in half and consequently not adding the full amount of cocoa. Since I am eating mostly gluten-free, I used gluten free flour instead of all-purpose.

These Red Velvet Heart cookies from the February issue of Better Homes & Gardens are the perfect Valentine's Day treat!

I used a vegetable based red food coloring, so my cookies do not have the bright red like the ones in the magazine.

These Red Velvet Heart cookies from the February issue of Better Homes & Gardens are the perfect Valentine's Day treat!

But, pink velvet cookies are just as tasty! You can find the recipe for the Red Velvet Heart Cookies here or in the February 2017 issue of Better Homes & Gardens.

These Red Velvet Heart cookies from the February issue of Better Homes & Gardens are the perfect Valentine's Day treat!

What have glossies made you do this month?

P.S. Don’t miss January’s edition, Oprah’s Year of Adventure!

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