Paying for a date on Valentine’s Day has taken on a whole new meaning.
A dating website that lets you bid on the chance to spend a few hours with someone has been popular among San Franciscans leading up to the holiday. And as the big day approaches, the price is increasing. Read More
The bassist for the rock band Evanescence had a highly sentimental guitar stolen from his San Francisco apartment Tuesday, said his girlfriend, who is hoping the brazen thief has a change of heart in time for Valentine’s Day.Tim McCord’s bass guitar was taken from the couple’s second-floor apartment in the North of Panhandle neighborhood last week, said Ashley Dunlop, 25. Read More
For lovers and foodies alike, Valentine’s Day can be one of the most stressful times of the year.
“It’s the busiest night for restaurants all year long, and the most miserable night for waiters,” said Kevin Blum, the creator and editor of the San Francisco-based website The City Dish.
“Seating is not easy,” food publicist Eleanor Bertino said. “Most people want tables for two, but restaurants also have tables for four and six people together.” Read More
I was reminded in a not-so-subtle way that Valentine’s Day is the next big gift-giving holiday. In my case, I should probably look at Better Homes and Gardens or Elle magazines for ideas, but if you know someone who is a wine lover, I have some ideas to keep you in good standing for a while. Read More