December 13, 2019

The Editor speaks: Love wins!!

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Yes, today (14) is Valentine’s Day. [Although I wrote this on the 13th] Men. Are you going to do anything special for your love one? Flowers? Card? Chocolates? Meal? Me? Well. Done that many times over my 36 years. No excuse for not doing it again……. No matter how many dark days, and in every […]

Drink recipe for Valentine’s Day

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COCKTAIL RECIPE FOR VALENTINE’S DAY From SAVEUR What’s more romantic than mixing your sweetheart an elegant cocktail on Valentine’s Day? To turn up the saccharine sentimentality to 11, try a holiday-colored drink. We’ve collected 50 great red and pink cocktails to woo your partner on Valentine’s Day. Nothing says romance like champagne. Our Sicilian 75 […]

Gadgets of the week

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The Valentine’s Day gifts your husband wants — but would never buy for himself By Lauren Evans from Mashable Love or hate it, Valentine’s Day is the ideal time to right the gift-giving wrongs of the holidays. Were you sure your husband would love that faux-vintage, Bluetooth-compatible turntable, only to find out later that what […]

The Editor speaks: Can you afford Valentine’s Day anymore?

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According to a report carried by CNBC they say: “Consumers ages 23 to 29 expect to spend an average of $266 on Valentine’s Day gifts, dining and more, according to Bankrate.com. “Going all out to show on Instagram? Dinner for two, chocolates and the works adds up to more than $600.” And it’s all because […]

The Editor Speaks: Love and Valentine

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Legend has it that there was a priest named Valentine who performed secret marriages when an emperor ordered that no young men should be married because they would be better soldiers in the war. Another legend tells the story of a man named Valentine who fell in love with a girl while he was in […]

Valentine’s Day Flowers

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Don’t waste your money this Valentine’s Day—here’s how you should buy flowers By Samantha Gordon and Christopher Snow From Reviewed 6 tips you need to know before buying flowers. If your loved one’s affection in February depends entirely on the size and grandeur of the Valentine’s Day bouquet you bought… you might have some deeper […]

Valentine’s Day gifts

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12 gifts women actually want for Valentine’s Day By Samantha Matt, Reviewed.com — Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from […]

Recipe of the week

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Recipe of the week – Breakfast Chocolate Valentine’s Day and Chocolate go together as milk and cream but chocolate for breakfast? Read on… 12 Ways to Eat Chocolate for Breakfast By Dana Velden From The Kitchn Cocoa & Toast Bread Pudding (Image credit: Emma Christensen) Chocolate for breakfast! Chocolate for breakfast! There are no good […]

Yearly reminder: Going out on Valentine’s Day is a bad idea

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By Ariel Knutson From The Kitchn Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, which means you might have noticed an influx of over-the-top candies and decorations in stores across the country. Besides making sure to pick up a box of chocolates, have you made any delicious plans with your sweetheart? While it might seem like […]

Oscar Pistorius given five years for Reeva Steenkamp death

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From BBC South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has been given five years in jail for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Judge Thokozile Masipa also gave Pistorius a three-year suspended sentence for a firearms charge. The parents of Reeva Steenkamp told the BBC they were happy with the sentence and relieved the case was over. The […]