My grandparents were supposed to get married on Valentine’s Day. The night before, he persuaded her to skip all the wedding hoopla and elope. Her mother didn’t speak to him for a couple of years. And so, their anniversary was always February 13th. For all of you celebrating romance on the 13th,
(map) This month, Hey Cupcake! launches their special Valentine’s Day cupcake. The Luvcake is a delectable confection of chocolate cake covered with fresh strawberry and cream-cheese frosting. A delicious way to show that special someone (or yourself!) how you feel. Available now through Valentine’s. Hey Cupcakes! website
Sweet! From restaurants and wineries to shindigs in Luckenbach, all kinds of Valentine’s events are taking place out West. Just click on the links below for more info. Note: Most places say reservations are a MUST.
(map) The ultimate way to toast your Valentine’s Day may be this ‘rita from Iron Cactus. Dubbed “Vision for Valentine’s,” the drink is crafted from Patron Platinum, Grand Marnier Centenaire and freshly squeezed lime juice. But what sets it apart is what’s served on the side: A sparkling pair of earrings designed by Zoltan David, [...]
This special Valentine’s event from the Texas Hill Country wineries starts Friday, February 6th and runs through Sunday the 22nd. (See more info about the trail here.) Ticket-holders get a special box of chocolates created to pair with red and white wines, then hit the trail for free tastes at
This Valentine’s Day, nothing says “I love you” like blushing breakfast battercakes. One box makes eight to ten cakes, the perfect size for sharing with your sweetie. All you add is water. And, they’re loaded with chocolate chips, which takes care of that whole Valentine’s chocolate thing. $3 at Walmart.
When you’re in the most romantic place on earth, it’s nice to be with the most romantic guy on earth. Me and the long-suffering Lee-Bob, way out west in Tahiti.
Holy mole! Hudson’s is a romantic dining spot any time, but for Valentine’s Day, they are doing a special six-course dinner featuring many of their greatest hits. Get an inside look at Hudson’s here:
Nothing says, “I (heart) you” quite like a cupcake. So this Valentine’s weekend, Hey Cupcake! is going all out, topping any of their sweet treats with red, white and pink sprinkles and red candy hearts. Awww. Show your sweetie you care — or just enjoy one all by yourself. Friday, Saturday and Sunday at both [...]