Valentine Jelly Hearts

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your children and these delicious Valentine Jelly Hearts

You will need:

4 (3oz.) boxes Strawberry Jelly or Raspberry Jelly

2 envelopes Unflavored Gelatin

5½ cups boiling water

1 can Sweetened Condensed Milk

½ cup cold Water

Non-stick Cooking Spray

Valentine Jelly Hearts

Instructions:

Spray a 8 x 12 pan with non-stick cooking spray.

In a large bowl, add the 4 packages of Strawberry or Raspberry Jelly.

Mix in 4 cups boiling water and stir for about 2 minutes, or until dissolved.

Pour into the prepared pan and place in the refrigerator for 2 hours or overnight until firm.

In a medium bowl add the ½ cup cold water and sprinkle the gelatin over the top, let stand for 1 minute.

Stir in 1½ cups boiling water and sweetened condensed milk, mix well and allow to cool.

Remove the firm red jelly from the fridge and invert onto a cutting board.

Re-spray the same 8 x 12 pan with non-stick spray.

With a heart cookie cutter, cut hearts out of the jelly.

Arrange the hearts in the pan.

Pour milk mixture over the hearts and place in the fridge for 2 hours until firm.

Remove and cut into squares.

Have fun with this activity and we recommend adult supervision always.

© Teresa Boardman, Nanny Options.