Origin of Valentine’s Day

It’s Valentine’s Day on 14 February.

In the 14th century Geoffrey Chaucer associated the day with romantic love. A tradition started in the 18th century when lovers expressed their love for each other by presenting flowers, offering confectionery, and sending greeting cards (known as “valentines“).

We’ve put together some gift ideas for chilli lovers, collated lots of recipes and some things to do with your sweetheart.

Gift ideas for Foodies

Romantic Food

Do you know which foods will help you get “in the mood”? Oysters, chocolate and many more you may not be familiar with… Find out more about aphrodisiac foods. And if you want to cook a special meal here are some ideas…

Romantic things to do and places to visit

Where we will be in February

Please share any other Valentine’s themed ideas you have in the comments below.