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Valentine's Day

The Odd Origins of Valentine’s Day

Today Valentine’s Day is an internationally recognized time to express love. There may be cultural variations, but it’s a time for love and romance. However, many historians believe the holiday is actually an offshoot of the ancient Roman bloody festival known as Lupercalia.

Brazilian Brigadeiros

Brazilian Brigadeiros: A Chocolate Truffle You Must Try

Brazilian Brigadeiros are a chocolate truffle made of cocoa, condensed milk, butter, and chocolate sprinkles. Brigadeiros are huge in Brazil and a must have at every party. They a perfect bite sized sweet treat, but nearly impossible to have just one!