I get cheesy and sentimental around holidays and well why not make pink chocolate chip pancakes shaped like hearts? We celebrated with brunch since the husband bartends weekends. My plan: heart shaped everything– bacon shapes, egg shapes, pancakes, toasts. That is until I couldn’t find a heart shaped cookie cutter. Snowmen, pumpkins, owls, candy canes, and an odd shape that might be a dolphin, or a plane… but no heart. I’m the egg eater so I abandoned that and then discovered we didn’t have any bacon. I’m good at this Valentine’s thing.
Undeterred, I folded aluminum foil into a strip and then made a heart-ish form. Poured the batter in and with a little spatula assistance, low and behold: