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Valentine’s Day teens help others for romantic holiday

Valentine’s Day teens help others for romantic holiday

We turn our eyes today to Washington State, where United Way has teamed up with some teenagers to bring Valentine’s Day messages home. This caught our eye for two reasons: First, it highlights the other aspect of Valentine’s Day, giving and caring, and also because it was a neat way to bring Valentine’s Day to people who might not otherwise get to

Four weeks to Valentine’s Day 2013

Four weeks to Valentine’s Day 2013

Tomorrow marks four weeks to Valentine’s Day. You heard that right—the premier romantic holiday of the year is only four weeks away. Now is the perfect time to start browsing through our rose and mixed bouquet selections to pick out Valentine’s Day flowers you know that he or she will love.

Happy Valentine’s Day from daFlores

Happy Valentine’s Day from daFlores

In just an hour or so, Valentine’s Day is coming to the Americas; it’s already there in Europe and Asia. We hope you’ll enjoy this annual festival of love, romance, and friendship, and that you’ve gotten all your dream flowers ordered and on the way. For daFlores.com, this is always an exceptionally busy time of year, but it’s also one of our favorites. The Valentine’s Day holiday has something to offer everyone: What’s not to like in a day dedicated…

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Surprise your loved ones with day-after Valentine’s Day flowers

Surprise your loved ones with day-after Valentine’s Day flowers

Whether you’ve arranged Valentine’s Day flowers or not, why not take advantage of daFlores’ week-long freshness guarantee and order flowers for after Valentine’s Day too? Whether you arrange for an extra set of flowers to arrive the day after Valentine’s Day or schedule them for a week after, you can extend the love and delight for another week at least. Our secret is that we only work with florists who guarantee they’ll use fresh flowers daily. That, in turn, allows…

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Valentine’s Day events planned at local museums

Valentine’s Day events planned at local museums

If you’re short on something to do this weekend, and want to enjoy a little bit of Valentine’s Day fun, look to your local museum. Across the country this weekend, dozens of museums and art galleries are holding special events to celebrate Valentine’s Day (and, of course, raise money). A couple of weeks ago, we showed you how an art gallery was running a special singles’ night; others take the approach more of a family day out that introduces kids…

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Beer and chocolate, a Valentine’s Day marriage made in heaven?

Beer and chocolate, a Valentine’s Day marriage made in heaven?

Let’s step back a moment to our series about Valentine’s Day celebrations, and talk about chocolate beer. No, really; chocolate beer. Kansas City, Missouri recently went crazy for a new beer, Boulevard Chocolate Ale. It ran out just as soon as stores got it in. There must be some kind of a beer grapevine in the city, because that magical beer was harder to come by than snow in a Florida July. You can just imagine what was going through…

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Just one week to Valentine’s Day! Send beautiful, fresh flowers with daFlores

Just one week to Valentine’s Day! Send beautiful, fresh flowers with daFlores

Valentine’s Day is just one week away! It’s not too late to order beautiful, fresh flowers from daFlores, but if you want to be certain that you’re getting exactly what you ordered, now is the time to take care of business. We can deliver gifts and flowers to homes, hotels and office buildings, so no matter where your loved one is this Valentine’s Day, we can find him or her for you. Let’s take a look at why daFlores is…

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Valentine’s Day Flowers: Science and Art of Kisses

Valentine’s Day Flowers: Science and Art of Kisses

A new book explains the science of kissing, we hear. Author and noted scientist Sheril Kirshenbaum, has actually taken the trouble to catalog the physical and chemical responses in the body to a romantic (or passionate) kiss… and then to write a book about it. “The Science of Kissing: What Our Lips Are Telling Us” will be published just in time for Valentine’s Day. We know that kissing is important, because that’s what Valentine’s Day is for. We didn’t know…

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Facebook introduces Angry Birds app on Valentine’s Day, shares the love

Facebook introduces Angry Birds app on Valentine’s Day, shares the love

Valentine’s Day brings a new diversion to Facebook, namely Angry Birds. The famous Smartphone game has a new venue, and it’s all being done just in time for Valentine’s Day. Because, after all, nothing says “I love you” more than round birds throwing piglets. Or maybe it’s the other way around. There’s something really hilarious about the concept of the Angry Birds game, not to mention the timing of its release. In our look around the Internet for Valentine’s Day…

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Order early: Don’t miss out on the joys of Valentine’s Day!

Order early: Don’t miss out on the joys of Valentine’s Day!

It’s now less than two weeks to Valentine’s day, and time is running out for you to organize your wonderful surprise. Don’t believe the nay-sayers when they parade out their “news” that flower deliveries belong to the past: Every year, this is our busiest time and our florists have the numbers to prove that people still love flowers on Valentine’s Day! From delightful roses to pretty lilies and fiery tropical flowers, daFlores sends these and more for Valentine’s Day. Think…

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