Yasu + Junko
by Gena Kaufman, Glamour
While a major date is pretty standard for an established couple, those of us who are casually dating or trying to set up a first meeting with someone might mark February 14th as a complete blackout day. Sorry, no available hours!
I used to think it would be totally uncouth to have a first date on Valentine's Day, until my best friend did it. Guess what? She and her boyfriend are celebrating three years tomorrow! To hear the guy's perspective on why it actually worked so well for them, I spoke to her boyfriend, P., and got the scoop. Based on his account and a few other motivating reasons, here are some arguments for why a V-Day first date can be great:
1) It's super easy to remember your anniversary. Seriously, I can barely remember my parent's wedding anniversary, and their marriage is basically the reason I'm alive. Yet I remember my best friend's anniversary with her boyfriend with ease, because duh, it's Valentine's Day. So you can imagineRead More »from A First Date on Valentine’s Day? 7 Reasons it Isn’t Crazy!