Valentine’s Day

Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day continues to be one of the most romantic days of the year—and a great opportunity to shower your special him or her with love (and gifts). Whether you celebrate Valentine’s Day with cute, homemade cards, gifts for him, chocolate-covered strawberries, or a nice date-night dinner out, there are plenty of ways to celebrate February 14—and we have plenty of great Valentine’s Day ideas right here.

V-Day Basics

The History of Valentine’s Day, and Why We Celebrate

Valentine’s Day may be associated with romance, but the origin of the holiday isn’t romantic. Here’s the history of Valentine’s Day you may not know—plus when Valentine’s Day 2021 is so you can plan ahead.

47 Valentine’s Day Gifts for Your Boyfriend or Husband

Ah, Valentine’s Day—a celebration of love, affection, and appreciation... and Valentine’s Day gifts, of course.

38 Valentine’s Day Gifts Your Girlfriend or Wife Is Sure to Love

In case you’ve been frantically Googling, “what to get your girlfriend for Valentine’s Day,” we’ve got you covered. While you really can’t go wrong with the classic flowers and candy combo, you might want to browse our list of the best girlfriend-approved Valentine’s gifts first. DIY coupons for massages and date nights might have worked on your significant other in the past, but she’ll be totally impressed this year when you upgrade to something that she really wants—like this love-scented candle or a monthly shipment of wine. Related: 48 Valentine’s Day Gifts for Your Boyfriend or Husband No matter if you’re shopping now or the day before Valentine’s Day, our list of the what to get your girlfriend for Valentine’s Day includes all the gifts she wants but won’t get for herself. So skip the card this year and pamper her with something special from our favorite gifts for Valentine’s Day, including a comfy hotel-like robe, a silk pillowcase, or even a new smart watch. And because you can’t forget about the other women in your life (moms, sisters, and grandmas need love on Valentine’s Day too!), check out our guide to some of the most unique gifts for women.

22 Creative Homemade Valentine Card Ideas

Need a last-minute Valentine's Day card that doesn’t look like it's, ahem, last-minute? Show the love by pulling together these unbelievably fun and homemade Valentine cards in no time.

8 Classic Love Poems Perfect for Valentine’s Day

Sometimes the perfect way to say “I love you” is with a love poem. Here are our all-time favorite Valentine’s Day poems.

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41 Cute Valentine’s Day Gifts for Kids

Even if you don’t typically celebrate February 14, vow to do a little something extra special for the little ones in your life with one of these Valentine gifts for kids.

21 Galentine’s Day Gifts Your BFFs Will Love

These Galentine’s Day gift ideas celebrate the wonderful women in your life.

A New Study Reveals the Happiest Couples Do This One Thing

This popular love language may lead to a more blissful union.