Tag Archive | Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day Plans = Making a Nice Meal at Home

Whether you’re single or have a special someone, I hope you have a great Valentine’s day. Years ago, my honey and I stopped doing fancy dinners out in favor of cooking a nice meal together. We’ve had some hits (pasta in vodka sauce) and some misses (beet risotto) but experiencing it together is fun. Even […]

Happy Valentine’s Day Followed by White Day but Hopefully Not Black Day

Happy Valentine’s Day! My girlfriend and I used to go out for dinner for Vday but getting reservations can sometimes be difficult, let alone finding a prefixe menu that sounds good. Our tradition over the last few years is to cook a nice meal together. Two favorites from past years include this massaman curry (GF/Vegan) […]

Valentine’s Day Candies of Choice: York Peppermint Patties

In debating candies, you must decide which candies are tastiest and most presentable. In the Valentine’s Day candy aisle of the local Rite Aid, it actually ended up a no-brainer: heart-shaped York peppermint patties. The Valentine’s patties are shaped like hearts. As a man this sounds silly but for the purpose of the holiday it […]