Nothing says "be mine" quite like a home-cooked dinner. If you plan to rekindle the flame with a romantic dinner this Valentine's Day, look no further than the ever bubbly Sunny Anderson, host of Food Network's "Cooking For Real," who shares her favorite recipes for a steamy yet affordable dinner with ESSENCE.com. "I think Valentine's Day is about showing the one you love a little extra effort," she says. Check out Sunny's easy as pie suggestions for creating the perfect V-Day dinner. Read More: For more 'Dine on a Dime' stories, click here.Chef Jenay Gibson's tips on how to cater on a dime.