Single Women: How to Survive Valentine’s Day

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Valentine’s Day can be a nightmare. In this video, I share many tips on how to survive Valentine’s Day without losing your dignity—or your mind!

William Shakespeare said, “Expectation is the root of all heartache”. While Valentine’s Day can be wonderful day to celebrate love, it can also put undue pressure on all of us. In this video, I share tips to help you survive Valentine’s Day without letting it get you down.

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Valentine’s Day Special: Romantic Road Trips for the Young at Heart

How will you spend Valentine’s Day this year? Dinner, roses, chocolates? Or are you up for something totally unique? Check out these romantic road trips.

Dinner and dessert—that’s how most couples will spend their Valentine’s Day this year. But you and your sweetheart aren’t like most couples—or at least you don’t have to be. This year, spend Feb. 14,  and perhaps the rest of the week, on the open road taking in the beauty of America’s backyard.

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4 New York City Date Ideas To Knock His Socks Off!

NYC date ideasGuest blog by Amanda Richter

It’s the special kind of date night that requires you to find the best of the best that NYC has to offer for your partner. Whether it’s for Valentine’s Day or any other special date night, you’re tired of the same old same old. You love the restaurant at the bottom of your apartment building, the local theater groups and the bar right by your partner’s house, but tonight you want a date that doesn’t resemble the tried and true.

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New York City has countless ways to keep yourself and your partner entertained, whether you’ve lived in the city for your entire life, you’re a recent transplant or one of those ‘”pesky” tourists! Following are some of the top New York City date ideas for that special night.

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Single on Valentine’s Day? Fantastic!

When I was a little girl, I was jealous of all the kids who celebrated Valentine’s Day. As an Orthodox Jew, my family didn’t celebrate any holidays honoring a ‘saint’, but I didn’t care. I coveted the adorable cartoon-themed cards, and wanted someone to confess their love for 8 year-old me! Today, this holiday has been hijacked by the greeting card, chocolate, and jewelry companies. For those in relationships, many feel a sense of imposed romance. For those of you who are single, this holiday can be a painful reminder of what you don’t have. Well, no need to feel sad on this day.

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