The Friday 5: Valentine Edition v.12

The Friday 5 is a weekly feature highlighting interesting, controversial, heart-wrenching, inspirational, and/or creative content worth reading and sharing. I always find the best blog posts, articles, outfits, and inspiration from other bloggers, so I hope I can do the same for you. Here's to hoping something will make a difference in your weekend! Valentine's Day 2014_b

Happy Valentine's Day, everyone! Whether you're snuggling up with your significant other or wearing black and brooding, I hope you can reflect on the people in your life and how much you love and are loved. Today, I've got some Valentine-themed links to share with you! Take some time this weekend and check them out. I'm sending you all a big hug and kiss because I LOVE YOU and appreciate you all so much for supporting me and The Modern Austen!

  1. Gentlemen (and ladies), please read this. We beg you! The Ultimate List of Dating NOs, thanks to Kristin!
  2. Think Rom Coms are all about the girl finding the right guy? Pa-lease. Finding the Real True Love in Rom Coms points out what we really should be focusing on.
  3. Hermione Granger and the Unnecessary Love Triangle
  4. Brynn looks super romantic and cute in this Valentine-inspired outfit.
  5. How pretty are these ruby earrings from MDC Designs? They would be the perfect addition to any Valentine's Day ensemble. (Receive 20% off using the code: tmafeb20)

Andddd some love from TMA:

  1. Inexpensive Dating Anniversary Ideas
  2. Send some love letters to strangers!
  3. Want to wear red this Valentine's Day?
  4. . . . Or would you prefer to wear black?
  5. Need some dinner ideas? Make this and your date will be impressed.