Posts tagged valentine’s day

What women and men say about Valentine’s Day

   February 12, 2014 9:56 am    0

Men say it’s too commercial, and they spend big on their women. Mostly on dinner, flowers and jewelry. Beso.com, part of Shopzilla Inc., polled 2,178 Gen X and Gen Y shoppers  and found that 37 percent of respondents call the day romantic, and 32 percent call it fun, but the majority called it cheesy, annoying and commercial….

 

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National Ferris wheel day coming up

   February 6, 2014 5:56 am    0

Yes, I know — in February? Next Friday — Valentine’s Day — is Ferris Wheel Day — a tribute to George Washington Gale Ferris, Jr., born on Feb. 14. My first date with my husband was on a Ferris wheel — at the North East Cherry Festival 12 years ago. So, here’s to George Ferris! The…

 

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Red dresses rock — get yours for Valentine’s Day

   February 14, 2013 6:23 am    0

Fashion statements are red this month — and today’s Valentine’s Day mantra might be “buy something red.” Take a look at the red dresses rocking the runway during The Heart Truth Red Dress Collection Fashion Show 2013 right here. The New York Daily News covers it in style with 27 fabulous fashion ideas modeled by everyone…

 

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House lady – Get red-y for Valentine’s Day with interior design ideas

   January 19, 2013 6:32 am    0

Look what’s happening in House to Home this week! Add red to a room — it’s often inexpensive, fast and you’ll be red-y for Valentine’s Day with some classy accents. Read the story by Decorating Den’s Marie Feltz here. Garden writer Sue Scholz shares all the blooms that popped open last week in that heat wave. She had…

 

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Fashion Friday — Dry Dudz and glittering tatts

   September 7, 2012 6:25 am    0

Dry Dudz™ women’s swimwear combines shorts and bikini separates in a clothing line perfect  for boarding, kayaking or pretty much anything. The items double as quick-dry swimwear and active wear. They promise all-day dryness and a lot of cuteness. Visit Dry Dudz hybrid apparel. Pretty much everything is on sale for $25 per piece. These outfits and…

 

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Treasure kids’ Valentine boxes

   February 9, 2012 5:40 am    0

When my kids were young, one of the annual Valentine’s Day school assignments was to craft a clever box that would hold valentines. My oldest took this challenge very seriously one year when he decorated a box and mounted it atop his remote control car. It entertained his classmates and the teacher. It also gave new…

 

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36 great Valentine’s Day ideas

   February 12, 2010 7:51 am    0

By HEATHER CASS heather.cass@timesnews.com With Valentine’s Day falling on a Sunday this year (yes, this Sunday), you have got a three-day window of opportunity to come up with something romantic to make your sweetheart swoon. You can go with the old flowers-and-candy or dinner-and-a-movie standbys, but a weekend holiday gives most of us the time…

 

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