General: Valentine’s Day

15-Minute Entertaining Ideas

As the holidays approach, fast, foolproof, and surprising party planning ideas. 

How to Create the Ultimate Birthday Banner

Five simple steps to creating party garland with serious pop.

43 Valentine’s Day Gifts for Your Boyfriend or Husband

From stepped-up sweets to personalized mementos, take the stress out of Valentine’s Day shopping with these unique finds.

14 Homemade Valentine’s Card Ideas

Send something unique with these out-of-the-box and easy projects.

How to Decode a Box of Chocolates

Have a box of chocolates, but want to know which filling is which? Use this cheat sheet to find your favorite flavors.

Cute Valentine’s Day Ideas 

If your Valentine is clever, witty, or simply appreciates a unique gesture, our the sweet selections will have your special someone swooning over your thoughtful effort. For a gift that’s sure to delight from childhood through the precious golden years, the love letters writing set will surely amuse. Craft sweet, silly, or downright romantic notes that you and your Valentine can swap back and forth. Only your eyes will be able to decode the secret messages contained within, thanks to the invisible ink and blacklight UV pen caps. For the someone who is a regular on public transportation, Sophie Blackall’s book Missed Connections is sure to strike a chord. Before the days of Wi-Fi connectivity, people’s eyes wandered—and sometimes settled—on a complete stranger. Blackall recounts several of her own tales, as well as others. If your love is a journalist or wordsmith, 642 Things I Love (About You) will channel his inner Ernest Hemingway. He will search deep within to answer the clever and thought-provoking questions contained in the book. Or, perhaps traditional letter writing is more her fancy? Select an adorable heart-shaped wax stamp that can also be used with a traditional ink pad. Scroll through to find your own perfect pick.

43 Cute Valentine’s Day Gifts for Kids

Even if it’s not typically your thing to celebrate February 14, vow to do a little something extra special for the little ones in your life.

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Her

Forget the standard chocolate and flowers. Impress the woman in your life with one of these distinctive picks.

17 Creative Valentine’s Day Card Ideas

This selection of greeting cards is sure to stir your creativity—and charm your significant other in the process.

The Sneaky Health Benefits of Aphrodisiacs

The jury is still out on whether some of these foods actually increase lust, but they definitely are linked with a host of health benefits—so consider this your perfect Valentine’s Day menu.