Posts tagged "valentines day"

10 Valentine’s Day Fails That Will Make Your Crappy Plans Seem Romantic

Valentine’s Day is a beautiful holiday that comes but once a year. As it fast approaches, I’m sure you’re on the lookout for the perfect lovey-dovey token to give your sweetheart. This Valentine’s Day, I urge you to think outside the candy box. It’s time to push the limit and look for truly interesting gifts that…

By: The Gloss / February 14, 2014

Shit The Frisky Says … About Valentine’s Day

Ahh, Valentine’s Day. Romance is in the air, and so is a certain sense of bitterness that only comes around this time of year. Don’t you just love it?

For your entertainment, we’ve compiled some random quotes that have floated around The Frisky office in relation to Cupid’s impending visit. Read, share, and…

By: Katie Oldenburg / February 14, 2014

Lasting Celebrity Romances Do Exist: Here, Oprah Proves It

When Amy Poehler and Will Arnett called it quits, I was totally bummed. When Taye Diggs and Idina Menzel were dunzo, I despaired. Don’t even get me started on Britney and Justin, whose demise I am still not over. With the devastating demise of Hollywood relationships, it’s easy to throw in the towel and give up all…

By: Claire Hannum / February 13, 2014

14 Days Of Dating, Day 13: See An Original Show

Cupid is a-comin’, and we’re counting down the days ‘til that fat, little cherub arrives. But until then, kick your relationship up a notch with these unique date ideas for you and your boo (or your friends…we don’t discriminate). A date a day, and your romance shall stay!

By: Katie Oldenburg / February 13, 2014

10 PornHub Comments, If They Were Valentine’s Day Cards (NSFW)

If you’re going for true romance this February 14th, you might want to consider sending one of these super thoughtful, incredibly sweet PornHub comment Valentine’s Day cards. Because nothing says I cherish you like improper grammar usage when referring to your boobs. Sometimes anonymous commenters pen some pure poetry. Click through to see some more…

By: Ami Angelowicz / February 13, 2014

Love Icons: Julia And Paul Child’s Legendary Romance

My boyfriend Nick and I have been together for almost 10 years, but that doesn’t mean I’ve stopped looking for love advice or claim to know any secrets. To the contrary, I’m constantly on the hunt for inspiration, insight, and practical wisdom. I love asking long-term couples how they’ve managed to stay together for so…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 13, 2014

Do Not Want For Valentine’s Day: Make-Out Practice Pillow

“When I was in middle school, everyone joked about making out with pillows for practice,” said Emily King, the designer who created the Make-Out Practice Pillow. “I’m assuming that I was not the only one for whom the jokes had some truth.”

Emily, who was inspired to make the pillow with a mouth…

By: Ami Angelowicz / February 13, 2014

Funny Girl Sex Guide: How Not To Woo Me On Valentine’s Day

I consider myself a romantic and love it when the person I’m crushing on, dating, or seriously involved with puts forth an effort to woo me. Seriously, nothing will make my panties drop faster than a guy giving me a bouquet of gorgeous peonies, my favorite flower. But that’s about as traditionally romantic as my…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 13, 2014

Last-Minute Love: 5 DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts They’ll Actually Want

Valentine’s Day is the day after tomorrow. You have yet to buy your significant other a gift. You’re kinda broke. You’re starting to think that carving a corny pun into a mushy banana is not such a bad idea after all. Stop right there! Here are five DIY Valentine’s Day gift ideas that are cheap, easy to…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 12, 2014

My Completely Serious 100-Point Boyfriend Checklist

Earlier this morning, I learned that I only have 11 months and 29 days to find a boyfriend and convince him to marry me (or else!). With that in mind, I decided it was time to get serious, really serious, about what I’m looking for in a partner, that way I don’t spend next Valentine’…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 12, 2014

14 Days Of Dating, Day 12: Go Explorin’ On An Adult Scavenger Hunt

Cupid is a-comin’, and we’re counting down the days ‘til that fat, little cherub arrives. But until then, kick your relationship up a notch with these unique date ideas for you and your boo (or your friends … we don’t discriminate). A date a day, and your romance shall stay!

By: Katie Oldenburg / February 12, 2014

6 Ways You Should NOT Treat Yourself On Valentine’s Day (And Better, Less Tragic Alternatives)

Being single on Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to suck. I’m a firm believer in treating myself to something nice when other couples are hiding engagement rings in food and making oogly eyes across the pre-fixe dinner table. But do not be mistaken: sometimes the one thing you think will make you feel better will leave…

By: Katie Oldenburg / February 12, 2014

‘Big Hunka Love Bear’ Commercial Is More Than A Little Creepy

In case you haven’t seen this gem, it features a 4.5-foot-tall brown stuffed bear with a rather vacant expression. If the commercial is to be believed, this bear is any guy’s ticket to a steamy night with the woman of his dreams. Watch the full creepy commercial on Huffington Post…

By: Huffington Post Weird News / February 11, 2014

35 Decisions You Should Make With Your Heart And Not Your Head

You’ve probably heard the term “follow your heart” way too many times, especially in reference to your love life, especially during Valentine’s Day season. By now you’re probably like, Thanks, but following my heart led me to dump my really, really (too) nice boyfriend for the guy who turned out to be gaySo, no thanks. Dee…

By: Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 11, 2014

14 Days Of Dating, Day 11: Create Your Own Movie Voiceovers

Cupid is a-comin’, and we’re counting down the days ‘til that fat, little cherub arrives. But until then, kick your relationship up a notch with these unique date ideas for you and your boo (or your friends…we don’t discriminate). A date a day, and your romance shall stay!

By: Katie Oldenburg / February 11, 2014

Frisky Eats: 10 Valentine’s Day Treats That You Can Eat Alone, Or Share With Someone Else

Valentine’s Day treats don’t need to be artisan chocolates,hand-fed to you by the love of your life. They don’t need to pink and sprinkled or served on a glitter stick. And they certainly don’t need to be so twee that you’re embarrassed to eat them in public. Single, coupled or anything in-between, you don’t need…

By: Ami Angelowicz / February 11, 2014

13 Valentine’s Day Accessories You Can Wear All Year

The jury is still out on whether Valentine’s Day is a the most romantic day of the year or bullshit consumerist faux-holiday meant. (I say it’s both, plus a brilliant excuse to eat an entire box of Russell Stover chocolates in one day.) No matter how you celebrate February 14th, surely you can agree that…

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 10, 2014

11 Valentines Inspired By Literature’s Most Dysfunctional Couples

Who CARES if you don’t have a Valentine?! Even literature’s most famous couples failed to celebrate their love without someone being lied to, cheated on, murdered, or worse, emotionally manipulated. The sad truth is, many of our favorite literary characters would be on the giving or receiving end of some pretty bananas valentines. Here are…

By: Emily Winter / February 10, 2014

14 Days Of Dating, Day 10: Get Buzzed On A Booze Cruise

Cupid is a-comin’, and we’re counting down the days ‘til that fat, little cherub arrives. But until then, kick your relationship up a notch with these unique date ideas for you and your boo (or your friends…we don’t discriminate). A date a day, and your romance shall stay!

By: Katie Oldenburg / February 10, 2014

Oh My God I Love Your Hair: The Heart Bun

In honor of the heart-centric holiday coming up next week, today we celebrate the most literal of Valentine’s Day hairstyles: the heart bun. Because why wear your heart on your sleeve — or your elbow patch, more specifically — when you can wear it in your hair? Check out the full tutorial over at The

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 9, 2014
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