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Valentine Lore, History and Traditions

St. Valentine’s Day, as we know it today, contains vestiges of both Christian and ancient Roman tradition. So, who was Saint Valentine and how did he become associated with this ancient rite?   596 more words

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Chocolate Martini

Think Chocolate for Valentine’s or any day that the desire for chocolate will suit your fancy.

Chocolate Martini

Ingredients
3/4 cup half-and-half or light cream… 48 more words

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Valentine’s Messages For When You’re Lost For Words

 

Author: SusieDavids

You’d have thought writing lovey-dovey Valentine’s messages would be a walk in the park. However, this just isn’t the case at all. Are you lost for words? 642 more words

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Softhearted Chocolate Cakes

Perfect sweet treat for Valentine’s Day. For the chocolate lover perfect anytime.

Softhearted Chocolate Cakes
ingredients

1 cup unsalted butter, cut into pieces (1/2 pound) 403 more words

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Happy Imbolc

The 1st/2nd February may be the start of Spring, but Imbolc was not a sunny day here this year!

Maybe I should be glad – it is said in Scottish folklore, that if the Cailleach wishes to make Winter last longer, she will ensure Imbolc is bright and sunny so she may gather lots of firewood. 183 more words

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NATIONAL GROUNDHOG DAY – February 2


Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania has been chosen as the site for the annual Groundhog day event. Thousands of people come to the town of Punxsutawney on Groundhog Day for this day of celebration.

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