Welcome to this week’s special Valentine’s Day edition of Market it Write’s Monday Madeleines. Here are some tasty morsels for your sweet tooth and a few laughs to start the day out right. We hope you enjoy them. Happy Valentine’s Day!
15 Worst Valentine’s Day Gifts Ever
Forget about the standard flowers and chocolate. While it may be too late for this year, here’s a list of gifts you may or may not want to get your sweetie – depending on if you want the relationship to last. What horribly inappropriate gifts have you received for Valentine’s Day? Thanks to @matthewmannn23 for this.
The Most Romantic Spots On Earth, Part Deux
While you’re enjoying your Valentine’s Day dinner (assuming you are), why not bring up some of these ideas for a getaway? Who knows, a trip to one of these romantic destinations might just be the spark your relationship needs after a night of cold pizza and Two-Buck Chuck. Thanks to @golfrank (Jim Frank) for some pretty interesting ideas.
Red Velvet Whoopie Pies [RECIPE]
If you’re thinking of whipping up something on your own, these heart-shaped Red Velvet Whoopie Pies might be just the answer. They look delectable and don’t seem to be too difficult to make. After all, it’s the thought that counts, right? And what better way to say “You’re My Valentine” than something that’s both tasty AND creative? While we found the Tracy’s Culinary Adventures blog on our own, Tracy Wilhelmsen’s Twitter profile (@twilhelmsen) reveals that she is a rare combination of lawyer and food blogger. The blog is definitely worth a visit for lots of great recipes, mouthwatering photos and some step-by-step cooking videos.
Video of the Week
Social Media Saves Valentine’s Day | Socialnomics
A video showcase of why guys love social media, especially around Valentines Day. Based on the book Socialnomics by Erik Qualman with music by Bob Sinclair. Thanks to @MissMediosa.
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