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Valentine's Day Blog

By Susan Breslow Sardone, About.com Guide to Honeymoons/Romantic Travel

Cheap Last-Minute Valentine's Day Gifts

Friday February 13, 2009
You waited. You wavered (maybe it wouldn't last?) You got busy. One of you lost a job. You just couldn't decide. Whatever the reason for the delay, you haven't prepped for Valentine's Day. And unless you can come up with something quick, you may end up spending the night in the doghouse. Not to worry. About.com Guides come to the rescue with gifts you can pick up on the fly and afford.

Get fast relief here:

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~ Susan Breslow Sardone, About.com Guide to Honeymoons/Romantic Travel

Valentine's Day Cards

Wednesday February 11, 2009
Hoping to get lots of Valentine's Day cards? Then plan to send a bunch! Whether you buy 'em or make 'em, choose paper or virtual ones or a combination, show your love with Valentine's Day cards. About.com's Guides show you where to how to make and where to get the love-liest cards this year:

Free eCards

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~ Susan Breslow Sardone, About.com Guide to Honeymoons/Romantic Travel

Only the Lonely

Tuesday February 10, 2009
Before I met The One, I spent a lot of Valentine's Days alone. I'd scrutinize couples, wondering what the magic spark was that brought them together. It was as incomprehensible to me as a foreign language with a different alphabet.

So if you're going to be spending this Valentine's Day alone, I understand what it feels like. I really do. And I've scoured the collective wisdom of About.com to bring you these suggestions on how to get through the day when it feels like the entire world consists of couples:

Follow the Blog!
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~ Susan Breslow Sardone, About.com Guide to Honeymoons/Romantic Travel

Valentine's Day Potpourri

Monday February 9, 2009
There's so doubt about it: About.com Guides are a romantic bunch. They've got so much great content about Valentine's Day that you're bound to find something to pluck at your heartstrings. A sampling:

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~ Susan Breslow Sardone, About.com Guide to Honeymoons/Romantic Travel

Valentine’s Day USA

Sunday February 8, 2009
Where do you live and love? Coast to coast across the USA, About.com Guides can show you where to celebrate the most romantic day of the year. Me, I’ll be snowbound with the man I love in a town I don't, a couple of cocker spaniels in desperate need of a bath, a cat with a bad attitude, and hopefully enough chocolate to get us all through the day without re-enacting a way-off-Broadway version of the Valentine's Day massacre.

Find Your City

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~ Susan Breslow Sardone, About.com Guide to Honeymoons/Romantic Travel

Valentine's Day Chemistry

Saturday February 7, 2009
Do you believe in love at first sight? Or that the subtle scent a person gives off can attract or repel you? Or would you like to know why chocolate just makes everything better? Then check out Valentine's Day Chemistry.

Also See

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~ Susan Breslow Sardone, About.com Guide to Honeymoons/Romantic Travel

Valentine's Day Around the World

Friday February 6, 2009
Love makes the world go 'round, and in every corner of the globe you can find places that make the heart soar — especially when the two of you experience them together. Let About Travel Guides lead you on a kissin' mission.

About's Hotels Guide has rounded up Valentine's Day Getaways featuring some of the sweetest places to celebrate your love, including:

Think it's too late or too costly to get away? Check out Travelzoo's Last-Minute Valentine Deals.

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~ Susan Breslow Sardone, About.com Guide to Honeymoons/Romantic Travel

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Valentine's Day and Your Relationship

Thursday February 5, 2009
What stage are you at in your relationship? If you've gone beyond that first date and see marriage over the horizon, About.com's cupids can help to ease your way along the rose-strewn path:

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~ Susan Breslow Sardone, About.com Guide to Honeymoons/Romantic Travel

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Valentine's Day at the Movies

Wednesday February 4, 2009
Spending Valentine's Day at home? Then cozy up with a bowl of popcorn, a romantic movie, and your sweetie. Although it's tough to find a new romantic movie that doesn't treat women like idiots, these are some sweet and sexy stories you may find worth your while: For Family Viewing:
And this Year's Blood-Curdling Choice:

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~ Susan Breslow Sardone, About.com Guide to Honeymoons/Romantic Travel

Roses, Roses, Roses!

Tuesday February 3, 2009
Nothing says "I love you" on Valentine's Day more than a gift of roses -- especially red roses -- and preferably long-stemmed ones.

Have a Rosy Valentine's Day

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~ Susan Breslow Sardone, About.com Guide to Honeymoons/Romantic Travel

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