Can you smell it? Love is in the air, and every one is looking for a Valentine. But where does the idea of giving flowers and chocolate to a loved come from?
The name Valentine's comes from an ancient Roman saint who performed weddings for soldiers.
Sugar and spice, and all things nice:
So where did the idea of sharing chocolates and flowers come from? Well, The day first became associated with love within in the 14th century. In 18th-century England, it evolved into an occasion in which people expressed their love for each other by presenting flowers, offering confectionery, and sending greeting cards, known as "valentines".
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