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Monday, February 1, 2016

Love is in the Air Giveaway Hop ~ Ends 2/16


Welcome to the Love is in the Air Giveaway Hop 


Hosted by Karen’s Got Mail! I have teamed up with a fantastic group of bloggers to share some awesome giveaways with my readers.

Be sure to hop around to the participating blogs listed below and enter some fabulous giveaways, all of which are worth a minimum of $25! There are over 30 giveaways for you to enter! Be sure to check out the linky under the Rafflecopter so you don't miss any of them! 

Do you look forward to Valentine's Day? Not having a Valentine I can honestly take it or leave it. I normally get my daughter a new stuffed animal and some chocolates. Sometimes I'll get some flowers for us to enjoy. But mostly I enjoy hitting up the drug stores for cheap candy the next day!

We are going to be giving one lucky person a $25.00 Amazon Gift Card! To enter for your chance to win simply use the Rafflecopter below! The giveaway begins now and ends on February 16th at 11:59 pm eastern time. Good Luck!! 
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**Disclosure ~ Karen’s Got Mail and the Love is in the Air Giveaway Hop participating bloggers are not responsible for sponsors who do not fulfill their prize obligations. Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and any other social media are not affiliated with this giveaway. Giveaway is open to the US aged 18 years or older.**

Leah Shumack is the voice behind Clair's Freebies. Born and raised in ski country Western NY where I still live today with my beautiful 8 year old daughter. When I'm not tending to her or out scoping deals I enjoy entering giveaways and trying out new things in the kitchen!

143 comments:

  1. I hope I get some flowers for Valentine's day.

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  2. I have no Valentine's day memories that stand out for me, but I would really love to receive flowers and chocolate this year.

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  3. haha, the only thing I remember of Valentine's day is mom giving us chocolates when we were kids. We couldn't wait for those boxes of chocolate.

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  4. i remember my dad giving us so many chocolsate filled hearts as kids... amd scratch off tickets. i won $34 when i was 8 and thought i was rich

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  5. I remember my dad always gave me and my sisters a box of chocolates each on Valentine's Day. It meant so much to me and I looked forward to it every year!

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  6. To be honest, I have no valentines memories since I really have never celebrated this day.

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  7. I am just looking forward to spending a nice evening at home with my hubby - maybe a movie and takeout from one of our favorite places.

    Thanks for the chance to win!
    wildorchid985 at gmail dot com

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  8. One time on Valentine's Day, my Mom gave me a really nice heart necklace with our picture in it! I love it so much today because my Mom is no longer with me, she is in heaven, and I wear this necklace every day!

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  9. I'd like chocolates for Valentine's Day.

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  10. I love the French Mints they have a lot on Valentine's. Don't really do much on Valentine's. I used to get the kids extra of those cheap valentine cards and put goofy or cartoon character names on them and hid them around the house.

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  11. My favorite Valentines memory, is spending time with my family and the ones I love <3

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  12. We are planning a valentine's day party and I am so excited. We have all sorts of crafts for the kids, and lots of yummy recipes to prepare. We don't do presents, but will do a lot of chocolate :) Which is better than "stuff" ;)

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  13. I make my preschool students heart shaped crayons out of recycled crayon pieces.

    labfpto

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  14. My favorite Valentine's Day memory was when my husband's cousin married his best friend. Fun wedding with family and friends!

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  15. I remember when my husband got me some pretty heart shaped ruby earrings

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  16. My favorite are pink sweetheart roses. One year my husband surprized me with them.

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  17. We like to celebrate Valentine's Day on the 15th so the restaurants are less busy and the chocolates are half price.

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  18. MY favorite valentines day is my first with my husband. It was only our second date but I knew he was the one

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  19. My favorite memory is in middle school when we had our Valentine's Day party and we got to pass out Valentines to each other.. so much fun

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  20. Honestly I don't really have any valentines memories. I guess the only one would be how my parents used to buy us a valentines day balloon every year!

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  21. Oh I will be watching my grandson while the kids go out this year! I am busy making games for us to play...and we will be baking cupcakes and cookies!

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  22. I make the kids a heart shaped pizza ever year. They look forward to it and just love it.

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  23. Last year I received the most beautiful set of earrings for Valentine's Day. I still wear them and they are my favorite!
    starla.batesATyahooDOTcom

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  24. I'm hoping the weather will cooperate so that we can go on a lovely old fashioned romantic picnic!

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  25. I'm hoping the weather will cooperate so that we can go on a lovely old fashioned romantic picnic!

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  26. Valentine's Day is memorable for me because it is my daughter's Bday.

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  27. Homemade gifts from my children are always a favorite! I have cards, pottery, cute bags - all very sweet and kept in a safe place. Karen D.

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  28. When I was a kid my parents sometimes would surprise us with giant cookies from a local bakery!

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  29. My favorite memory of valentines day is being a room parent for my children's classes and helping with their valentine parties

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  30. Our first V-day, my husband ordered 12 long stem red roses to be delivered to the house. :)

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  31. I want some chocolate this Valentine's Day.

    rounder9834 @yahoo.com

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  32. I remember third grade when I was really sick and couldn't go to school on Valentine's Day-I was so sad! At the time I was devastated, but now it makes me laugh!

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  33. Not a lot of Valentine's Day memories I can recall. I'm just hoping for some great sales on holiday M&M's.

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  34. i loved buying those cheesy valentine's cards for my classmates every year.

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  35. I'm really hoping for a new pearl necklace this year! Mine broke! =/

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  36. I've never been taken to a really fancy place before, you know the kind where you dress up and there are courses. But my boyfriend has taken me on two different V-day years and I felt so special

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  37. Share a Valentine's memory with us below!

    trhe only valentines memory i have is my middle school day,and i can barely remember those

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  38. My favorite Valentine's memory is the time my husband took me to see Phantom of the Opera and out to dinner.

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  39. My favorite memories is having my kids make homemade valentine's for me and baking Valentine treats.

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  40. My favorite Valentine's memory as child was handing out and receiving the little paper Valentines's in my grade school class

    abfantom at yahoo dot com

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  41. I loved doing valentine exchanges in grade school. My husband and I try not to get sucked into the holiday gift giving. Maybe we can just go out to dinner and a movie.

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  42. Last year my sweet husband ordered one of those deliver-to-your-home ingredients, and we made a delicious dinner together.

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  43. I am hoping for some flowers this year.

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  44. I hope I get to spend the day with my two sweet valentines - my two sons!

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  45. My husband and I went on our first date to a Valentine's banquet 29 years ago now.

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  46. I'm hoping for a nice flower arrangement and dinner out for Valentines this year

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  47. Valentine's Day was always low key for us, so I don't have any really romantic, great memories.

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  48. My favorite Valentine memory is my first grandson's 1st Valentine. He was born on February 3, 2005, which would have been my 19th wedding anniversary with his grandfather.

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  49. My favorite Valentine memory is my first grandson's 1st Valentine. He was born on February 3, 2005, which would have been my 19th wedding anniversary with his grandfather.

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  50. Every year when I was a kid we made Valentine's for all our family members. My oldest child has been following the tradition for a couple years and this year the baby can too!

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  51. A few years ago my husband had a very special necklace "reforged" for me. He had given it to me for our first Valentine's Day when we were just teenagers and it had broken from repeated baby pulls. I cried when I saw it fixed and good as new :)

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  52. Me and my hubby go out for sushi every Valentine's Day! <3

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  53. My favorite Valentines day would be an evening home snuggling with my husband

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  54. I remember in elementary school all the kids giving out valentines to classmates. It was great because even the unpopular kids could feel like others care about them and be included. Not sure if that is still done in schools today.

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  55. My children got together and bought me a mothers ring for Valentines Day a few years ago, it has remained my favorite gift.

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  56. Though my first marriage ended in divorce, I was proposed on Valentine's Day....and, I'm hoping it happens again...my gentleman friend and I have plans to go away and I'm crossing my fingers that he proposes on Valentine's Day as well.....wish me luck!

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  57. My family always has salmon for Valentine's day.

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  58. My husband sent me flowers our first Valentine's Day together, they were goegeous!

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  59. My dad and I eating chocolate covered cherries together growing up!!

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  60. One year, my husband got me a new wedding band with a bigger diamond for Valentine's Day.
    Dianna

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  61. My Hubby got me roses Hallmark card he always writes a touchy note inside of it also. Plus take me out too a great restaurant

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  62. My Hubby got me roses Hallmark card he always writes a touchy note inside of it also. Plus take me out too a great restaurant

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  63. Feb 1999 I was planning for my wedding on Valentine's Day!

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  64. When I was in my early twenties and single I bought myself a red KitchenAid mixer for Valentines Day. Twenty-plus years later i still have it!

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  65. My husband and I always go to our favorite local Italian restaurant on Valentine's Day.

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  66. I remember when my kids were younger we would decorate shoe boxes with Comics for them to take to school for their cards

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  67. My hubby gave me a giant stuffed unicorn one year. I love unicorns!

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  68. Ashley Chassereau ParksFebruary 5, 2016 at 11:20 PM

    I love to do Valentine's Day crafts with my kids!! On my oldest daughter's first Valentine's Day, I make a handprint craft and mailed it to my hubby's grandmother! Every year we try to do something special for her! :)

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  69. Last year my son and I made my fiance some really cute I Love You pictures using my sons hand and feet prints.

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  70. I rememver when i was young we would get a small heart that had chocolates in it. I though it was the best things

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  71. I love the crafts that my kids always bring me

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  72. My dad used to give all the kids one of those mini hearts with chocolate every year.

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  73. One Valentine's Day my husband took me to lunch and surprised me with a beautiful amethyst ring.

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  74. When I was away on a training class for work, my husband had roses delivered for me. It meant the world to me!

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  75. My sons always made nice cards for me. I have the last one my youngest did many years ago framed.Cheryl Abdelnour cjabdelnour@hotmail.com

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  76. My favorite Valentines day memory is my kids painting on frosted heart cookies they had made for the family and teaches as gifts .

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  77. My dad would always get me some kind of little jewelry box or other kind of box, I still have them all.

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  78. I really miss making Valentines with my son, I am hoping my dream comes true and I can make Valentines and do activities with the man of my dreams babies. :)

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  79. I would really like to go out to eat for Valentine's day.

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  80. We never do anything special for valentines day - we just go out to eat a few days after when it is less crowded

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  81. Last year my husband took me to the casino and we played bingo. It was really fun and he knows I like that stuff.

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  82. I used to love making Valentine's Day boxes when I was little.

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  83. Last Valentine's Day was the first big Valentine's celebration I have ever had. My husband surprised me with a jewelry set, sapphires and diamonds and bought me a dress to take me out to Olive Garden for dinner, AND he arranged for my nana to babysit our daughter. Still impressed. This Valentine's Day will be much more low key, but that was one to remember.

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  84. My husband surprised me by the replacing the diamond in my engagement ring. I lost the original 25 yrs. earlier.

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  85. I enjoyed making Valentines with my boys! They were super heroes!

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  86. My husband and I work opposite shifts, so we don't see each other much during the week. Any time we get to spend together and celebrate our love is great - so hopefully this Valentine's Day, we'll get to go to dinner or something fun!

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  87. I am hoping my kids make me handmade cards this year.

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  88. I rarely have a boyfriend for Valentine's Day. But I remember in college the guy I was dating seemed to forget, but then he made up for it by getting my chocolate on Easter. :-)

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  89. Every year my kids and I make our valentines to pass out. This year we did minecraft and tic tac toe!

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  90. I like the half price candy the day after Valentine's Day.
    Thanks for the contest.

    slehan at juno dot com

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  91. A favorite memory is having a nice dinner with my family and we exchanged Valentine's gifts of chocolates and cards :)

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  92. I don't have any Valentine's day memories I can think of. My anniversary is a few day s before Valentine so I focus more on that. This year marks 10 years!

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  93. Oh I'd love a day of massage and nails done which I've never had.

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  94. I remember my first valentines day with my husband. I was stuck at my moms because of a snow storm

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  95. The best Valentine's Day I ever had was years ago when my boyfriend bought me a day at the spa. I got a facial, maasage, manicure. pedicure, leg and bikini wax and some skin treatments. It was fabulous.

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  96. I still love my Valentines Napkin holder my son made in Cub Scouts

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  97. My favorite Valentine craft with my kids is making cards for the grandparents <3

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  98. I loved my very first Grandma Valentine's card from my grandson-very special!

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  99. I am dating a very sweet man who is romantic daily. Our first Valentine's Day though he bought me a kindle BC I am obsessed with reading. That was sweet and thoughtful.

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  100. we went on a horse drawn carriage ride through downtown Chicago

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  101. I once received a matching set of diamond earrings with a diamond pendant necklace. That was the best gift I ever received....too bad it was from an ex boyfriend lol :)

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  102. I would love to get some books!
    Thanks for the chance to win!

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  103. I remember one Saint Valentine's day my (late) father gave us, his 3 daughters, a rose. That was so sweet. I miss him and my momma very much. Thanks and God bless! ILuvTheEucharist (at) aol.com

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  104. My mom always made the holidays special by making gifts, cakes, buying candy and just playing games with us.

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  105. last year my LO made me a really special craft and was so happy to give it to me

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  106. When I was younger, On Valentine's day, my step dad would take my mom and I out to a Mexican restaurant every year. I remember feeling special because they would give out free carnations!

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  107. every Valentine's Day I think about my 4th grade class making heart shaped cookies and icing. I don't know why I loved it so much.

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  108. I'm hoping for some nice candy and a delicious meal in a romantic restaurant.

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  109. When kids were little until last year we melt crayons into heart shapes and give with school valentines.

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  110. When my little niece made me a beautiful Valentines Day card it was so adorable and she was so proud. thankyou, ken pohl19@comcast.net

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  111. Valentines has really never been a big del to me, but I remember every year my grandma would get us chocolates and a gift!

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  112. i remember my dad giving us so many chocolsate filled hearts as kids.. - 216.html#sthash.qwht4YiU.dpuf

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  113. One year when my husband was away he sent flowers to me at work, I was very surprised.

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  114. When the kids were still in school and brought me home gifts they made in school. I always cherished those.

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  115. Last year on Valentine's weekend I made sweets and cards with my niece, I loved it! ♥

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  116. I received a box of See's candy yesterday. That was great surprise.

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  117. My best Valentine's Day memory is from 13 years ago. I was at Universal Orlando with my boyfriend for the weekend. We had only been dating a short time, but it was one of those whirlwind romances. Anyway, we were walking around the lagoon even though it was raining and suddenly he dropped to one knee and proposed! I was so shocked it took me almost a minute to answer, but we have been married 12 years now so it all worked out.

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  118. We've never really done much for Valentine's. So our best memories are just time spent together chilling at home!

    coriwestphal at gmail dot com

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  119. I remember the first Valentine's Day I was a mom- my twins were born the day before!

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  120. I love the Valentine gifts my daughter has made for me over the years.

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  121. box of chocolates and flowers are always nice

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  122. Marnie G (Derrick Todd)February 16, 2016 at 3:19 AM

    One year when my daughter was about 7 or 8 we filled her room with pink and red balloons while she was at school.

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  123. My husband got us tickets to see Kenny Rogers this summer for Valentine's Day.

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  124. I love getting handmade gifts or pictures. This year my grandkids made me a picture magnet. Love it!

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  125. My Valentine story would be getting married on Valentine's Day 2005. We have been married 11 years this Valentine's Day.

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  127. I got a beautiful bouquet of roses once!

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  128. Valentine's Day is always special to me because my wedding anniversary is a few days before Valentine's. My hubby goes out of his way to make me feel special and this year even though money is tight, he bought me a beautiful rose and a very sweet card.

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  129. My husband proposed to me on Valentine's Day at a small Mom and Pop Italian Restaurant that we go to every Valentine's Day. He is still romantic and I love him dearly and we have been together for many years.

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  130. My most memorable Valentines Day was the year I got married.

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  131. When I was still dating my now-husband (in high school) I broke into his car on Valentine's Day and filled it with balloons!

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  132. I received a necklace with my initials

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  134. My most memorable Valentine's Day is the one after I divorced my husband.

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  135. My most memorable is my husband bringing me home a spice rack that I had been wanting.

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  136. I loved making Valentines with my kids. I also loved receiving their homemade cards.

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  137. One year my daughter fixed me a bowl of cereal and made me a card. She put a fake flower with the cereal and card on a tv tray and brought it in to me in bed. She was probably 7. It was so cute.

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  138. My favorite time was when I got a dark cayenne pepper chocolate on Valentine's Day as a gift.

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  139. We always have the kids make there own valentines for friends and family every year.

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  140. Making Valentines day cards for me and my hubby!

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