Valentine’s day

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Registration for annual LouisvilleKY’s JMF Valentine’s Day hike continues

Louisville, KY., – Romantic Valentine evenings await on February 13 and 14 at Jefferson Memorial Forest.  For only $35, couples will be treated to a romantic candle-lit hike that ends with a view of Louisville’s lights from the scenic Manor House, where couples will enjoy hot beverages, rich hors d’ouvres and desserts, and the cozy warmth of a hearth. “The natural beauty of Jefferson Memorial Forest is a great fit with Valentine’s Day,” said Rebecca Minnick, Program Manager at Jefferson Memorial Forest. “Couples can have a romantic evening by taking a stroll through the woods, then relaxing in front of the…


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Be A Romance Hero, Make a Valentine’s Reservation

This post originally appeared at EatDrinkTalk.net, where you can find lots of other great ideas for going out.  The business of serving the romantics among us makes for a pretty big day for our friends at local restaurants, and creating the cocktails, course and wine pairings is a good excuse for chefs and operators to get creative. Whether you’re into the spirit of Valentine’s Day or not, it is an expectation that you will come up with something to show your sweetie she’s special. You’re all in the same boat, and getting a good table, and having a good idea, is what will…


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LouisvilleKY groups join forces to make Valentine’s Day special for seniors

Louisville, KY., – Louisville Metro Meals on Wheel’s recipients are set to receive handmade Valentine’s Day cards created by youth volunteers from across the country. DoSomething.org, a global non-profit organization with the goal of motivating young people to make positive change, has teamed up with Meals on Wheels America for the fourth annual Love Letters campaign. The popular campaign, encouraging young people to create handmade Valentine’s Day cards to lift the spirits of older adults, runs through February 10, 2017 and cards will be included in meal deliveries to Meals on Wheels clients across the country. Young people who sign…


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Why are Red Roses so expensive? Only so many are grown in the world…and they’re worth it.

  Roses are Red, and the hottest, most exclusive commodity you can buy for your Valentine! I know what you’re thinking, “Too Expensive!” “Its just a mark up for the holiday!” “Roses are $19 any other day!!” These statements are not exactly how it works for Valentine’s Day. Allow me to explain.   Where are Roses grown? There are only so many rose growers on the planet. Most of the roses come to the US from Ecuador and Columbia, the roses love the climate high in the mountains outside of Quito for example. How many are grown?  Roses of all colors…