valentine's day
valentine's day
Is it unreasonable for me to want to share my life with someone? And, if we accept that perhaps it is not, is it understandable that a holiday dedicated to romance could intensify that desire and underline what is missing?
holidays
I've seen publications post stories promoting Valentine's Day survival kits. Really??
valentine's day
Looking for a Valentine’s Day card for your lover that’s a little less “earnest poem on a watercolor background”?
shoppables
I hate to brag, but this might be the very best "DO THIS DON'T" of all time.
 
marshmallows
We all know by now that the easiest way to wow and seduce is to whip up something people never fathomed one could make.
valentine's day
The supermarkets would have you believe it is all single people can do to turn the microwave on for their ready meal for one without crying. Perhaps they think health and safety terms such as ‘Sell by date’ and ‘shelf life’ are a little too close to home.
fashion
When it comes to your smalls, do you favour frivolous confections of silk and lace, or sturdy cotton pants? We asked xoJane writers Siam and Olivia to debate this serious and important issue...
valentine's day
You may have guessed that I’m not a fan of Valentine’s Day. I don’t like the stupid balloons, or the smug flower deliveries to the office (which I’ve never been the recipient of, did you guess?) or the stupid bloody hearts. But mainly I hate the cards.
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Feb 12, 2013 at 3:33pm | 51 comments

single
The restaurant asked me to pre-order my food because they’re going to be busy. For a brief moment, I felt guilty about using a table that could be taken by an ACTUAL couple. Then I saw they had Cotes De Boeuf on the menu, and that passed.
shoppables
YOU HAVE TWO DAYS LEFT ‘TIL VALENTINE'S DAY PEOPLE! ARE YOU PREPARED? If, like the pretend me, you couldn't give a Dickens about it, as you were.
in

Feb 12, 2013 at 12:00pm | 15 comments

holiday
I have never had a serious romantic relationship on Valentine's Day, and it still manages to be one of my favorite holidays.