Valentine’s Day looms, flowers to be purchased. We all know the prices go up, but only Arena Flowers actually state that (and explain why!) when you try and order ‘non-Valentines flowers’. So bonus points to them. You can get a 10% discount as well by entering VOUCHERCODES when purchasing flowers.
Tag: <span>Valentine Day</span>
“Today, the Catholic Church recognizes at least three different saints named Valentine or Valentinus, all of whom were martyred. One legend contends that Valentine was a priest who served during the third century in Rome. When Emperor Claudius II decided that single men made better soldiers than those with wives and families, he outlawed marriage for young men — his crop of potential soldiers. Valentine, realizing the injustice of the decree, defied Claudius and continued to perform marriages for young lovers in secret. When Valentine’s actions were discovered, Claudius ordered that he be put to death.”
Today St.Valentine’s Day has become a card-fest and has lost almost every piece of it’s romantic beginnings.
Find out more about the History of St.Valentine’s.
smattering – Friday Five.
1. What’s the most romantic thing you’ve ever done for someone else?
Room full of candles for my darling’s birthday.
2. [pardon the cosmo question] What are your erogenous zones?
Without a doubt my neck and my lips. A good kiss gets me every time!
3. How old were you the first time you had sex?
I’m evil, might’ve been when I was 15 or so, but if my Mum’s reading I was 23.
4. What’s the most unusual place you’ve ever had sex?
Is saying a cemetry bad?
5. Do you have plans for Valentine’s Day or is it just another Thursday?
Candelit Dinner and early night 😉