Valentine’s Day Sweets

Local bakeries and eateries are offering all sorts of goodies for Valentine’s Day, from cookies and cupcakes to heart shaped lobster mac n’ cheese.  Start leaving hints on your faves with your better half now, or better yet, place the orders yourself! {Cupcakes pictured are from Ob La Da Bakery in Marshfield} Phillips Chocolates (Braintree, MA) Tired of leaving a few unwanted flavors in your box o’ chocolates every year?  Phillips is letting their customers hand select their treats with the Chocolate Lovers Dream Box, a 1 lb box filled with your valentine’s favorite flavors!  Mix and match milk and dark chocolates filled with mousse, raspberry crème, buttercrunch and more.  Available in-store (there is a shop at the South Shore Plaza) and online for $30. Call (800) 722-0905 or visit Ob La Da Bakery (Marshfield, MA) Give your valentine a sampler box of mini cupcakes from Ob La Da!  Cupcakes will come packaged in a window box wrapped with a bow.  Available for delivery on February 13th and February 14th. The cupcake sampler costs $17, order by calling Kevin at (781) 588-6707 or emailing Pembroke Cookie Company (Pembroke, MA) The Pembroke Cookie Company is a cookie boutique specializing in custom sugar cookies.  Check out their sweet Valentine’s Day cookies for your loved one!  The cut-off date for Valentine’s Day ordering is 2/8. Truly Scrumptious Cupcakes  (Quincy, MA) The Valentine’s Day Menu is available through February 15th.  Vegan and gluten free menus also available.  Standard size: $22, Mini size: $15.  Choose from Black Forest, Molten Chocolate, Red Hot, Chocolate Covered Raspberry, Passion Bubbly, and Parisian.  {Full descriptions available on the Truly Scrumptious Cupcakes Facebook page} Christa’s Cakes & Cookies Christa’s specializes in custom-made desserts for events big and small, featuring special occasion cakes, cookie favors, and sweet party platters.  Mention South Shore Mamas and get 20% off your Valentine’s Day order! Wicked Good Cupcakes Offering 3 special Valentine’s Day flavors of their unique cupcake-in-a-jar treats, try Red Velvet Valentine, Gluten Free Reverse Chocolate and Gluten Free Reverse Vanilla! Scituate Lobster Pound (Scituate) For Valentine’s Day the Scituate Lobster Pound is serving Lobster Mac and Cheese in individual heart shaped ramekins, $9.99 each.  Yum!