ValentinesDateIdeas

date ideas

18 Budget-Friendly Date Night Ideas

C’mon, you can do better than the cliche dinner-and-a-movie date. Get creative and treat that special someone to one of these 18 romantic (and money-saving) date ideas.

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relationships

The One Thing Your Lover Wants On Valentine’s Day Is…

It’s tough being a guy on Valentine’s Day. Over half of women say they would end their relationship if their partner didn’t give them anything on this annual ritual for lovers. Talk about performance anxiety!

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ShowandTell_Valentine

After decades of marriage, I can predict what my husband will get me this Valentine’s Day.

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ValentinesGuyGuideGiftGiving

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and what better time to revisit the tenets of gift-giving? Especially for the men out there. Even with all the right intentions, some guys are clueless when it comes to buying Valentine’s Day gifts for their girlfriends or wives.

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BartlettPairPhotography_feat

Brace yourselves, because you’re about to be hit with a triple shot of cuddly-baby Valentine’s Day cuteness! Looking at these impossibly sweet photos is the visual equivalent of devouring an entire box of chocolates in one sitting. It is just too much!

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ValentinesReportCard

relationships

This Valentine’s Day Give A Card With More Oomph

My favorite part of Valentine’s Day is shopping for a card. I love my annual pilgrimage to the stationery store. It feels so retro to linger over one card after another. I take the time to read each saying, feel the quality of the bond, and appraise the design before making this very important purchase […]

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real families

A Valentine’s Day First Birthday Party

It’s only fitting that a Valentine’s Day baby would have a Valentine’s-themed first birthday party!

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food

Get Attached This Valentine’s Day

FEATURED PARTNER Are you passionate about pasta? Do you scream for ice cream? Does fresh-squeezed OJ make you weak in the knees? With the legendary KitchenAid® stand mixer, you can make all of these things, as well as stuff your own sausages,  grind your own flour or meat, and spiralize, slice, shred, and strain your […]

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VDayWishSleepAlone

Just calm down. I’m not talking about that. Everything in that department is just *awkward cough* fine. I’m talking about the actual act of sleeping next to my husband. It’s cruel and unusual punishment. It’s a waking nightmare. It is physically and emotionally taking its toll.

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CrazyStupidLove

Making dinner at home with your main squeeze and cozying up on the couch to watch a movie afterward is a romantic and budget-friendly way to spend Valentine’s Day. Here’s a look at our top five rom-com picks that’ll give you that lovin’ feelin.’

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