Eat your Heart Out: Food News Valentine’s Day Edition

Eat your Heart Out: Food News Valentine’s Day Edition
News: the influx of new Seattle restaurants is on a temporary pause and so this edition of Food News focuses on an epic day to wine and dine—Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re planning a romantic dinner, want to rally friends for an extravagant party, or just decide to binge on beer and chocolate, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Channel your extreme romantic with these Valentine’s Day menus: Goldfinch Enjoy a four course dinner experience paired with Dolcetta chocolates and Gloria Ferrer Blanc de Noir champagne. Course highlights include Black Cod Croquettes with tarragon aioli and King Crab & Scallop, with leek purée, herb Salad and black truffle. Accepting reservations for Feb. 10 — 11th, & Feb. 14th at $95. Serafina   Eastlake’s Old World Italian staple is offering a five course tasting menu with plenty of options. From beef...
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The Greatest Love of All: Valentine’s Day Menu Specials

The Greatest Love of All: Valentine’s Day Menu Specials
If you haven’t booked your dinner plans yet, you are late to cupid’s beautiful sap fest. But purveyors of love and good food, fear not. There are still some reservations left. Avoid getting stuck cooking chicken parm at home again and find a Valentine’s Day option that tickles your fancy. Here are my picks for foodies and fun lovers: Tilth For pairs with a conscious palate, Tilth’s Valentine’s Day pre-fixe is for you. Cuisine is prepared with certified-organic or wild ingredients. Chef Maria Hines emphasizes the importance of community and the intent behind Tilth is to serve food that makes diners feel comfortable. The Valentine’s Day pre-fixe includes four courses with three different options for each course. Options include Seared St. Jude’s Albacore Tuna with maitake, fennel, blood orange and Porcini Ash-Crusted Venison with swiss chard, anson mills corn polenta,...
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5 Perfect Valentine’s Day Movies

5 Perfect Valentine’s Day Movies
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Some people love it and others hate it. Whether you will be spending your night with someone special, a group of friends or just a tub of ice cream and a bottle of wine…here are some movies to make you feel all those terrific and terrible Valentine’s Day feels. Manhattan (1979) Isaac is a middle aged, twice divorced writer that resides in New York. His current girlfriend Tracy is beautiful, intelligent and also a teenager. Despite their brilliant chemistry, Isaac dumps Tracy and begins to date his best friend’s ex-mistress, Mary. When he realizes he’s made a big mistake, he comes running back to Tracy in hopes that she’ll forgive him. Woody Allen’s Manhattan lets us reflect on all the ups and downs we’ve all had in relationships and also reminds us that...
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5 Ways to “Romance” Your Home

5 Ways to “Romance” Your Home
February is the month of love. As cheesy as it sounds, it really is. Post-Christmas shelves are stuffed with cartoon valentines, and bright pink and red candy packages. Oversized stuffed bears and heart stationary spilling out of the aisles. A different way to approach this season is to head to the flower market or your favorite artisan candle store and stock up. Enjoy this season by simply having a delicious home cooked meal on a table covered with candles and Frank Sinatra cooing in the background. Small touches like these create the most romantic, intimate setting. Here are five ways to add romanic touches to your home this month: Flowers: An easy and subtle way to decorate your home for Valentine’s Day is with fresh flowers. Though really, a great way to brighten your home any day of the year...
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Valentine’s Gift Guide for Her

Valentine’s Gift Guide for Her

We have the guide to make Valentines Day shopping fun and easy. Find her personality type below and get inspired to surprise her with something new this year.   The Health Conscious Lady 1. Victoria's Secret //   Sport Essential Gym Bag   $89.50 If your lady throws all her clothes and gym accessories in a reusable tote, you are going to change her world with this bag. The Sport Essential Gym Bag has different compartments for her shoes and two mini zip pouches for her jewelry and dirty laundry. It’s machine washable and will carry all her must-haves for the gym. 2. Tory Burch // Fit Bit Bracelet $175 If your lady is part of the fit bit craze, then she’ll appreciate this thoughtful gift. Although she has a busy life and enjoys her daily workout sessions, she wants...
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10 Spots For A Romantic Getaway

Santorini, Greece
Valentine’s day is just around the corner and everyone is surely busy planning the most romantic date for their significant other. If you have a bit of money to splurge and some spare time to spend, a Valentine’s Day getaway with your partner is in order. If you wish to make the upcoming day of hearts memorable for you and your partner, here are some of the most romantic destinations that you can head to. Santorini, Greece Can you imagine anything more romantic than watching the sun set over the blue waters of Greece from your own private villa? In this island, you can bike, wander around Oia where you can enjoy the stunning views of the ocean, sky and the volcano, go wine tasting, enjoy a mud bath and shop— just some of the things that every woman’s dream...
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