More headlines

What do those Valentine roses really mean?

Part of your plan for a perfect Valentine's Day includes a bouquet of roses -- but what color sends the right message? And are roses even the best choice?

man giving woman present gift

Worst Valentine's gifts you can give her

How can you be sure her Valentine's Day gift will be met with adulation rather than an abhorrence that will send you straight to the couch for the night? By avoiding the worst Valentine's Day gifts ever.

Engagement ring

Best ways to propose to a woman

When asking the woman of your dreams to be your wife you want to make sure you make it memorable and special. Consider using these ideas from to make your proposal a success.

Engagement, marriage proposal, proposal

Worst ways to propose to a woman

When popping the question to the woman you want to spend the rest of your life with, make sure to avoid these proposal mistakes.

Valentines Day hearts with flower petals_cropped

Gift of jewelry: Always a hit

Whether you're buying a ring to pop the question or a precious piece for your wife of 20 years, jewelry is almost always a sure-fire hit.

hotel, luggage

Best B&Bs for seducing your sweetheart

Looking for love in all the wrong places? You're sure to have romantic success at these bed and breakfasts.


Break these travel habits and save

When you travel there are probably some things that you've gotten used to doing. If you're looking to save on your next trip, here's some of those habits to drop.

Valentine's flowers have several meanings

Not sure of the right type of flower to get your sweetheart this Valentine's Day? There are several options with several meanings. Valentine's Day Section

Engagement ring

Are karats, carats the same thing?

If you're talking about jewelery, you need to know the difference between karats and carats before you buy.


Chocolate not only option for Valentine's Day

With Valentine's Day on its way, there are certainly many things that you can get your sweetheart. That said, you definitely want to check out these unique gifts first.


middle-aged couple drinking wine on date

Stay-at-home date ideas

You don’t have to go out to have a fun or romantic evening with your loved one. Check out these stay-at-home ideas for your next date night.

Valentine's Day date ideas are boundless

Can't think of a special evening out? From classic ideas to fun adventures, check out these options.

mom with kids_cookies

Ideas for kids Valentine’s Day parties

Valentine’s Day can be a fun holiday for kids. If you’re thinking about hosting a Valentine’s Day party for your child and his or her friends, consider using some of these ideas.

woman ripping paper heart breakup

5 Valentine's Day pet peeves

As you grin and bear your way through Valentine's Day, rest assured you're not alone. Plenty of others share your Valentine's Day pet peeves.

zodiac astrological signs astrology

5 worst astrological pairings for romance

If you're looking for love on Valentine's Day, maybe you are looking for love in all the wrong places, astrologically speaking, that is.

couple on couch with TV remote and popcorn

Worst romantic comedies ever made

Romantic comedies can be a tough genre to pull off. Without the right balance of originality, chemistry and writing, you can end up with a major stinker. Witness these five movies.

Arnold Schwarzenegger in Conan the Barbarian

5 all-time steamiest movie scenes

Voyeuristic views of a stairway tryst, raw animalism and sadomasochistic love are just a few of the things that make the steamiest movie scenes ever so hot.

Valentine's Day card

Creative, homemade Valentine's Day ideas

As Valentine’s Day approaches, consider going to the craft store instead of the card store and making your own Valentines.

10 romantic film favorites

Looking for some romantic movie ideas for Valentine's Day? Try these recommendations.

dating couple having coffee date

5 unique first date ideas you will love

It's easy to fall into a dating routine. But with just a bit of effort, you can break free of the dating tedium and do something that is as unique as you are.


Lifestyle Slideshows

Donut burger - main

7 food mashups that seem gross but are tasty

Fusion is far too delicate a phrase to describe these wild food mashups. Some will leave you horrified but others will make you wonder why you didn't think of it first.

Broken piggy bank, bills, money, debt

10 lazy ways to save money

Whether you're saving for a college fund, a retirement fund or just for a rainy day, check out these easy tips to boost your finances.

closeup of red sports car

Top 10 most popular car colors

When it comes to buying a new ride, everybody has a favorite car color. But where does your favorite color rank among the top 10 car color choices in North America?

Oil fracking in California

10 biggest strikes in U.S. history

The United Auto Workers union is prepared to strike Fiat Chrysler Wednesday. The strike would be the first in the industry since 2007, affecting about 40,000 workers. Take a look back at the 10 biggest strikes in U.S. history.

beard 1

World Beard and Moustache Championships

See some of the styles showcased this year at the World Beard and Moustache Championships in Leongang, Austria.

Happy senior couple

25 best places to retire

Here are the 25 best U.S. cities in which to retire, according to data compiled by Forbes.

white pills, Aspirin, Tylenol

Household items you're paying too much for

Find out which household items you could be saving money on.


'A Charlie Brown Christmas' postage stamps go on sale

The U.S. Postal Service is getting an early jump on the holiday season by issuing a series of postage stamps celebrating the 50th anniversary of "A Charlie Brown Christmas."

Space Hotel foyer

Swiss hotel's 'Space Suite' lifts off

A Swiss hotel says their new $2,000 a night "Space Suite" is designed to appeal to "a guest who is art loving, a collector, a visitor of Art Basel or someone who would like to have an overall art experience."


Where to nab deals on National Coffee Day

Coffee purveyors are offering deals and freebies to mark National Coffee Day on Sept. 29. Here is a list of deals to help you get your morning fix.


10 ways you're making your coffee wrong

In honor of National Coffee Day, enjoy a nice cup of coffee or two on Tuesday. But be sure to avoid these 10 ways you can easily ruin your morning brew.

Mars in sand

NASA: Water flows on the surface of Mars

NASA scientists said Monday they believe they have confirmed that water intermittently flows on the surface of Mars, a discovery that may have ramifications in the search for past or present life on the planet.

Email & Text Alerts