Love Yourself On Valentine’s Day
Do you celebrate Valentine’s Day? What does one do if they have no significant other? Or even if they do? And what is Valentine’s Day?
l am of the opinion a diyhomegoddess should celebrate herself on Valentine’s Day. Why? Because she can, and who else loves you better than yourself?
History of Valentine’s Day
What is the history of Valentine’s Day?
Catholics claim St Valentine was someone who married soldiers against Claudius II rules of having soldiers single. Or there was a man named Valentine in a prison, fell in love with a woman jailor, and sent her the first valentine. Pagans state there was a festival for fertility called Lupercalia on February 15th and women’s names were placed in an urn, bachelors drew a name, and they courted for the next year, with many getting married.
Valentine greeting date back to the Middle Ages, but it is said the first written one didn’t appear until after 1400.
People started sharing valentine cards in the 1800s.
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