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Articles tagged with 'valentine's day'

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Puppy love: Study says Wisconsinites love their dogs 22nd most in the U.S.

Published Feb. 14, 2015

It's Valentine's Day, which means many will be showing their love to their significant others, boyfriends, girlfriends and so on. But how much do we show our love to our pets - dogs in particular? According to a recent survey, as far as Wisconsinites go compared to the rest of the U.S., we're somewhere in the middle.

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"Fifty Shades of Grey" whips the novel into decent cinematic shape

Published Feb. 14, 2015

Considering that source material is erotic "Twilight" fan fiction, the bar isn't exactly set high, but overall, there's a surprising amount of cinematic pleasure to be found in "Fifty Shades of Grey" - plus an unfortunately predictable amount of pain.

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Romantic dining guide

Published Feb. 12, 2015

Cupid is readying his arrows for Valentine's Day, which means it's time to come up with the perfect place to pitch some woo and wine and dine that special someone. From elegant restaurants to little holes in the wall, you'd be hard-pressed to run out of dining options in Brew City.

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Craft brewers are sweet on chocolate

Published Feb. 12, 2015

Although we're conditioned to consider a box of chocolates to be the perfect Valentine's Day gift, perhaps nothing says Valentine's Day in Brew City quite like a chocolate beer. Although beers crafted with chocolate and cocoa are not new - in Milwaukee or beyond - it sure seems like there are more of them than ever.

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OnMilwaukee.com recommends, Feb. 15, 2014

Published Feb. 15, 2014

Love is in the air as OnMilwaukee.com presents its latest round of recommendations, ranging from tasty drinks to fashionable sweatshirts to even more tasty drinks.

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Damiano shares secrets for perfect wine-chocolate Valentine's Day match

Published Feb. 10, 2014

We talked to Christian Damiano, who serves as beverage director at Potawatomi Bingo Casino - and Certified Sommelier by the Court of Master Sommeliers - to find out how to find the perfect match to help you celebrate your perfect match this Valentine's Day.

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Pitch some woo with a Valentine's Day cocktail

Published Feb. 9, 2014

Valentine's Day is right around the corner, which means it's time to pitch a little woo. Why not start your romantic evening with a splash of an aphrodisiac-fueled cocktail?

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5 ways to celebrate Valentine's Day with chocolate

Published Feb. 5, 2014

USA Today published a list of "Nine amazing American chocolate bars and cafes, bars and lounges" and the Historic Third Ward's Red Elephant Chocolate was included. This got me thinking about local places to get the love in OR of your life some chocolate, so here are five to hit up this Valentine's Day.

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OnMilwaukee.com recommends, Feb. 16, 2013

Published Feb. 16, 2013

Chocolates, fashionable iPhone accessories, zombies and salon services - what do these things all have in common? They're all things we love this week at OnMilwaukee.com!

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"Safe Haven" offers no protection from Sparks' clichés

Published Feb. 14, 2013

An astute audience member paying attention during the opening credits of "Safe Haven" will notice the film is the first product from Nicholas Sparks Productions. Yes, it seems Sparks has turned his brand of weepy predictable romantic drama into a certified business, and that's exactly what "Safe Haven" feels like: business.