Tag Archives: Valentine’s day

Oh my, Valentine!

    Have you ever wondered about the origins of Valentine’s Day? Where did our favorite romantic holiday find its many symbols–the pink and red, the cards, the sweets, and the hearts? Is it really, as some suggest, a holiday … Continue reading

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A Valentine Song and Poem by Abbie Johnson Taylor

I know it’s a day early, but here’s a poem I wrote for my late husband to commemorate Valentine’s Day. You can click on the title to hear me read it and sing a related song. I hope that tomorrow, … Continue reading

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Counting

By S. J. Brown So how was your Valentine’s Day? Did it include candy, a card, flowers and dinner out?  Jay and I celebrate Valentine’s Day in a less traditional way.  Last year it was bitter cold, and windy, I … Continue reading

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Thoughtfull Valentine Gifts and Expressions of Love by Cher’ley

ATThis post by Cher’ley Grogg Thoughtful Valentine’s Day Gift   Jim asked his friend, Tony, whether he had bought his wife anything for Valentine’s Day. ‘Yes,’ came the answer from Tony who was a bit of a chauvinist, ‘I’ve bought … Continue reading

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Deadlines vs. Chocolate by Erin Farwell

As a writer and blogger I am used to deadlines and find them helpful in achieving my goals. While I don’t need them, I find they help keep myself focused and moving forward at a quicker pace than I would … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day

This post by Jennifer Flaten   Happy Valentine’s Day, I hope you are celebrating with someone you love, if not I hope you did something very nice for yourself. We celebrate the day, but in a low-key way, no fancy … Continue reading

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