Tag: Valentine’s Day

Five Quick Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Five Quick Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Gifts! Some of us like to give them, others like to receive them, but one thing is certain: they are meant to be a fun way to show others how much we appreciate them. Most of us can agree that receiving a gift is fun, but watching another person’s excitement as they open your gift […]

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Why Not Having A Valentine’s Day Date Is Okay

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Why Not Having A Valentine’s Day Date Is Okay

It’s that time of year again, romance is in the air. Walking through campus you are constantly greeted with couples holding hands. Everywhere you turn there is another Instagram picture of a girl receiving flowers and going on a date with her significant other, making you feel depressed and alone. So, what is the game […]

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The History of Valentine’s Day

| February 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
The History of Valentine’s Day

Oh, love. Oh, Valentine’s Day. There’s something about this Hallmark holiday that sends lovers all over the world in a frenzy. The cards, the flowers, the jewelry, the dinner, but who really knows the history of this beloved holiday? Starting in Ancient Rome around approximately the 1st century, the fertility festival called Lupercalia, named for […]

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Humans of UNCC: Meet Jonathan Blandon

| February 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNCC: Meet Jonathan Blandon

“I’m not really a big fan of Valentine’s Day. Too many people “showing love” only on a certain day and fail to show the rest of the year. Now it’s also a day of friendship and I’m about that. Friendships are very important to me. I’m picky who I call a friend.”  

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Build an Embarrassing Moment

| February 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
Build an Embarrassing Moment

Are you lonely? Desperate? Tired of swiping right and just ready to find your perfect match? Your one and only? Or are you happily committed to another? Fatefully in love, passionate and only see tinder in dog commercials and cringey memes? Well luckily for you CAB was there. CAB was there for you with Build-a-Bae and […]

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Three options for a happy Valentine’s Day

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
Three options for a happy Valentine’s Day

Every year on Feb. 14, we celebrate the day of love all around the world. The day of love is the number one holiday for chocolate sales and is a day known for its full dedication to love. Whether you spend your day with your significant other, wife/husband or with friends, this day has many […]

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Feminist Friday: Loving the Day of Love

| February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
Feminist Friday: Loving the Day of Love

As a feminist, a lot of times we’re expected to dislike Valentine’s Day. On the surface, there is plenty of reason to hate Feb. 14, and all of the red and pink things that it stands for. Fight the patriarchy, they say. Abandon heteronormativity, they suggest. Maybe I’m a bad feminist, but I actually like […]

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Foodie Friday: Valentine’s Day treats

| February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
Foodie Friday: Valentine’s Day treats

Valentine’s Day is a great holiday to celebrate, and usually a favorite, whether you’re celebrating with friends or with a significant other. Here are some fun treats with those you love. Funfetti Pancake:     What you will need: -Pancake Mix -Sprinkles -Strawberries Directions: Pour pancake mix into pan and incorporate sliced strawberries and sprinkles. When the pancakes are […]

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McMillan greenhouse to hold Valentine’s Day orchid sale

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
McMillan greenhouse to hold Valentine’s Day orchid sale

  While the common flower theme on Valentine’s Day may be roses, the McMillan Greenhouse would like to challenge that tradition with their vast selection of orchids this season. Orchids are very different from other flowers, taking several years from a young plant to reach full blooming size. Additionally, these plants last longer than roses. […]

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Niner cookbook: sesame cookies

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Niner cookbook: sesame cookies

Looking for something sweet to bake that special someone this Valentine’s Day weekend? Or want to do something nice for someone for Random Acts of Kindness Week? Everyone enjoys a sweet treat every now and then and this sesame cookie recipe is sure to wow. It is different than the usual chocolate chip or sugar […]

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Valentine’s Day gift guide

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Valentine’s Day gift guide

Roses are red, violets are blue, who are you going to give that special gift to? Valentine’s Day is the perfect day of the year to express your love for your loved ones. You can’t go wrong with giving chocolate, flowers and a card to your special someone, but everyone knows this hallmark holiday has […]

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Fourteen things that are worse than being single on Valentine’s Day

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Fourteen things that are worse than being single on Valentine’s Day

Being the person responsible for the fifth Olympic ring not opening in front of the whole world 2. Getting a bad haircut 3. Accidentally like a picture or status from months ago when social media stalking someone 4. Spilling coffee on a white shirt (or any shirt) 5. Having to do your own taxes 6. […]

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Fashion alert: Valentine’s Day style guide

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Fashion alert: Valentine’s Day style guide

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner so it’s time to start making plans and find the perfect outfit to celebrate the upcoming holiday. Whether you are spending Valentine’s Day with your significant other, your best friend or maybe dedicating the day to spend time alone and treat yourself to dinner and a movie, it […]

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Last minute gifts for Valentine’s Day

| February 14, 2013 | 0 Comments
Last minute gifts for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s day can be one of the toughest holiday’s to figure out what to ge someone. It’s not like Christmas or a birthday when you can simply ask, ‘What would you like?” This is the holiday where you have to do everything in your power to come up with the most creative, original and unforgettable […]

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