The seven days directly following Valentine's Day are: Slap Day, Kick Day, Perfume Day, Flirting Day, Confession Day, Missing Day and Break-up Day, which occur Feb. 15 through 21, respectively, according to the Happy Val... More »

Valentine's Day is held annually on February 14. This holiday is not celebrated world wide, but is observed in many larger countries, including the United States, China and France. More » Holidays & Celebrations Holidays Valentines Day

A woman can get pregnant seven days after her period. According to Baby Center, a woman is most fertile 14 days from the first day of her period if she has a regular 28-day cycle. If a woman menstruates for seven days, s... More »

As their name indicates, vinegar valentines are holiday cards for Valentine's Day that are much more sour than sweet. These cards commonly feature an unflattering caricature accompanied by mean and insulting verse intend... More » Holidays & Celebrations Holidays Valentines Day

A sample greeting to write in a Valentine's Day card could include the following: "Happy Valentine's Day to my soulmate and the love of my life. You bring me joy, peace and comfort every day." It is important to communic... More »

Historians trace the origins of Valentine's Day to the ancient Roman feast of Lupercalia, which was celebrated each year between Feb. 13 and Feb. 15. During the feast, men sacrificed a dog and a goat and then used the sk... More »

The practice of making decorated and themed cards for Valentine's Day became relatively widespread in England and other parts of Europe during the 1800s; these cards were handmade and typically contained images of flower... More » Holidays & Celebrations Holidays Valentines Day