Valentines Day Ideas

Top 5 LGBTQ-Friendly Romantic Vacation Spots | Posted 02.14.2017 | Canada Travel

The abundance of roses, candy hearts and Hershey kisses can only mean one thing, the day of love is almost here. And while we all know February 14th is a Hallmark-invented holiday, it's a great time to celebrate all type of love, because #LoveIsLove. Of course, your darling will want to be whisked away and showered with romance. Sure, roses are lovely, but why not use the upcoming "holiday" as an excuse for a romantic getaway.

Serve Up Some Love With This Valentine's Day Menu | Posted 02.10.2017 | Canada Living

What are your plans this Valentine's Day? If you want to treat that special someone to a dinner that will fill their heart (and stomach) with love, then we can help.

Do Not Disturb: Sexy Hotel Amenity Kits | Posted 02.10.2017 | Canada Travel

What is an intimacy kit, you ask? Think anything designed to make a night with your significant (or insignificant) other that much spicier. Running the gamut from condoms to kink, these kits are a surefire way to heat up your hotel experience. So, whether you forgot to pack your own toys before takeoff or you're gearing up for "Fifty Shades Darker," there's no time like the present to explore the sexier side of the hotel minibar.

Health Means Balance, So Treat Yourself To Some Decadence

Kathy Smart | Posted 02.09.2017 | Canada
Kathy Smart

I know that this is a little bit self-serving, but Valentine's Day approaching got me thinking about whether or not I could treat chocolate like a veg...

Valentine's Day Gift Ideas That Won't Break The Bank | Posted 02.08.2017 | Canada Living

Perfect as a romantic gesture, or a special something to make the day of a teacher, a friend, and of course the kids, there is nothing like a homemade gift to show someone you're thinking about them. And let's be honest -- who can resist a sweet treat? So get ready to make hearts melt with these perfect little recipes.

Your Guide To An Affordable Valentine's Day

Jeffrey Schwartz | Posted 02.03.2017 | Canada Living
Jeffrey Schwartz

Let's be real -- Valentine's Day used to be about showing love and affection to the love of your life, now it has grown to a billion dollar holiday.

20 Cute Valentine's Day Gift Ideas She'll Love

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 01.27.2017 | Canada Living

A little creativity can go a long way.

15 Valentine's Day Gifts For The Woman In Your Life

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 01.19.2017 | Canada Living

No heart-shaped box of chocolate involved!

30 Simple And Delicious Valentine's Day Desserts

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 02.12.2016 | Canada Living

Because the way to their hearts is so often through their stomachs.

Lovebirds Are Spending Less Due To The Low Loonie

Kristen Larrea | Posted 02.10.2017 | Canada Living
Kristen Larrea

While Valentine's Day is meant to be a celebratory holiday, many Canadians may be scaling back on showing their affection this year due to the state of the economy. Luckily for those in love, there are out of the (chocolate) box ways to save on Valentine's Day gifts and activities.

14 Fun Things To Do With Friends On Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 02.11.2016 | Canada Living

And it shall henceforth be named 'PAL-entine's day'.

22 Cute And Classy DIY Valentine's Day Garland Ideas

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 02.10.2016 | Canada Living

Carfts aren't just for kids.

How To Rewrite Love This Valentine's Day

Lesley Anderson | Posted 02.10.2017 | Canada Living
Lesley Anderson

With Valentine's Day around the corner, people everywhere are scrambling to figure out a special way to show their loved one they care. If you're looking for a unique way of expressing affection to that special someone in your life, why not try something out of the ordinary.

4 Toys You'll Want To Play With On Valentine's Day

Carlen Costa | Posted 02.09.2017 | Canada Living
Carlen Costa

Valentine's Day is coming up, and you know what that means. There's no need to be coy about this: If you're planning on getting busy this weekend, why not go the extra mile and bring the right equipment? Investing in a sex toy can make all the difference between a night to remember and an evening you'd rather forget. So here are some highly-recommended suggestions.

The Most And Least Romantic Foods To Order Or Make On A Date

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Living

Just because it's an aphrodisiac doesn't mean it's romantic.

Valentine's Day Gifts For That Special Guy In Your Life

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 02.08.2016 | Canada Style

Get ready to score some major points (and kisses).

15 Valentine's Day Gifts That Will Have Him Thinking About You

The Huffington Post Canada | Thien Huynh | Posted 02.05.2016 | Canada Living

From the time he wakes up to shower and brews some coffee, to the moment he gets ready for bed.

5 Reasons Why Working Out With Your Valentine Is Sweet

Heather Gardner | Posted 02.04.2017 | Canada Living
Heather Gardner

Working out with your partner is a great way to spend quality time together, be motivated to actually hit the gym and have a ton of fun. Research shows that working out with your partner will motivate you to work out longer and harder. So, grab your loved one and do something good for each other.

Everyday Eats: Your Valentine's Day Menu

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.03.2016 | Canada Living

Meals and treats that will impress your Valentine!

10 Canadian Getaways For Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 02.03.2016 | Canada Living

And yes, they are still available for Feb. 14.

28 Savoury And Sweet Eats To Enjoy On Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 02.03.2016 | Canada Living

Three words: red wine lollipops.

Romantic Valentine's Day Ideas That Prove How Well You Know Her

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 01.27.2016 | Canada Living

Get inspired by your life together -- and by the things she loves.

25 V-Day Gift Ideas For The Man In Your Life

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 01.22.2016 | Canada Living

From cheesy mugs to hilarious cards.

Showing Your Pet Some Love This Valentine's Day

Barbara Cartwright | Posted 04.16.2015 | Canada Impact
Barbara Cartwright

Valentine's Day is a wonderful day to spend with those you love -- whether they have two legs or four, paws or feet, wagging tails or smiling faces. It's a great day to share your love with everyone who makes you happy. This Valentine's Day we want to see a selfie of you and your BFFF (Best Furry Friend Forever)! Snap a picture of you and your pet -- be it a cat, dog, rabbit, or even a horse -- and show us your love!

How to Have a Green Valentine's Day

The Nature Conservancy of Canada | Posted 04.16.2015 | Canada Impact
The Nature Conservancy of Canada

Have roses, boxed sweets and fancy dinners not been doing much for your latest attempts to woo your love? With glaring reminders of Cupid's day at every retailer in sight, it is easy to lose sight of Valentine's true meaning and "buy" your way through whole ordeal. But if you (or your loved one) beg to differ from the usual fare, try adding some creativity to your celebrations. Here are three non-clichéd ideas to celebrate your Valentine's Day.