10 things to do on Valentines Day that won’t make you (love) sick

I’m not really a Valentines day fan.  It’s just such a cliché.  All the good restaurants are booked out weeks in advance and they are full of couples making lovey dovey eyes at each other and playing footsies under the table.  Still, I feel like I should not have to hibernate at home for the day just because it is Valentines Day.  In previous years I have advocated the benefits of going out for breakfast instead of dinner and this year I will be having a picnic with just me, MTV, some champagne and an awesome spicy Thai beef salad I am busy concocting right now.

Lychee and rose petal cocktail at Chin Chin = instant Valentines day cure

Anyway if you are similarly inclined I have written an article for Broadsheet on 10 things to do on Valentines Day that won’t make you (love) sick.  Skip on over to Broadsheet to read the article.


  1. Great piece! Feel exactly the same about Valentines in restaurants. The Hungry One is getting some pudding, sorting of his socks and some jamon from Brindisa. I think that about covers it.

    1. I am jealous of the hungry one. Jamon from Brindisa – bring it on!

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