Skip to main content
  1. Life
  2. Neighborhoods
  3. Community Issues

Ten Valentines' Day Gifts that stir the heart

See also

Give your valentine an orchid plant with the novel, Ghost Orchid by D. K. Christi tucked in the wrapping. Orchids are the purest representation of love and are equally favored by men and women. The novel answers the question: Is love eternal?

Give your valentine silk - preferably a silk garment close to the skin. Silk is a sensuous fabric and reminds your love of your sensuous nature.

Have a catered meal delivered that includes small tea sandwiches and similar that you can feed to each other.

Hire a violinist and harpist to play romantic music for a half hour.

Enjoy a couple's massage at the local spa.

Rent romantic movies and watch while eating popcorn and toasting with cranberry zest in Martinelli's Sparkling Cider.

Try to re-create your first meeting or one of your other romantic encounters.

Go to Glamour shots together and have photographs taken or using another photographer have photographs taken in a romantic environment.

Read a romantic novel to each other by bright candlelight.

Take a spin on a bicycle built for two.

Advertisement

Life

  • Dan Savage
    Dan Savage cares about LGBT youth, bullying and saving lives
    Today's Buzz
  • Raku
    Teachers and students can use this summer to learn a new skill
    Camera
    15 Photos
  • Beach body
    Fitness: Earn your beach body badge with bootcamp classes
    Camera
    10 Photos
  • Greek wine
    Unwind with these delicious wines: The thrilling wines of Greece
    Camera
    7 Photos
  • Mandy Moore
    Exclusive interview with Celebrity Mandy Moore concerning animal activism
    Camera
    5 Photos
  • Educational family vacations
    Find out how to take an educational family vacation that doesn't break the bank
    Camera
    9 Photos