Valentines Day


Valentines Day to me is a couples ‘occasion’  It seems to over the years turned into much more of a family event. Growing up I never received a Valentine’s card from my parents and I never gave them one. Same as for now, we don’t get anything for Lauren and Caiden we just exchange cards between ourselves and I’ll possibly get a bunch of flowers and/or a box of chocolates. We don’t tend to go mad over Valentines by going out for a meal or celebrating it. When we first got together many years ago we did head out for dinner on Valentine’s day and it was the one and only time. It was so overcrowded and the restaurant had squeezed in as many tables as they could to maximise the night, we felt like we were sandwiched between two couples and no-one really spoke much for fear of everyone overhearing…