<p class="bodycopy"><span lang="EN-US">Romance is in the air.&#160; Can you feel it?&#160; It is fitting that a day dedicated to love falls into a month that is traditionally cold here in Edmonton.&#160; It gives us a reason to cozy up to our loved ones and spend some quality close time staying warm.</span></p> <p class="bodycopy"><span lang="EN-US">It is no coincidence that many couples mark this occasion with a special meal.&#160; There is love in food.&#160; There is romance in food.&#160; Many foods we associate with Valentine&#8217;s Day have traditionally been seen as having love (or lust)-inducing properties.&#160; Think of chocolates, exotic warming spices like cinnamon or ginger, sweet fruit and even alcohol.</span></p> <p class="bodycopy"><span lang="EN-US">Even if you love your food every day like we do, it is always nice to mark an occasion with a special meal or treat.&#160; Take some time to try out that recipe you have been aching to prepare or taste that ingredient you have always been curious about.&#160; We have lots of specialty produce items that can take your meal to the next level!</span></p> <p class="bodycopy"><span lang="EN-US">What will you be preparing for your loved ones this Valentine&#8217;s Day?&#160; Share your recipes and meal ideas on <a href="facebook.com/theorganicboxedmonton">Facebook</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/organicbox">Twitter </a>and <a href="http://instagram.com/organicbox/">Instagram</a>.&#160; We always love to see your culinary creations as inspiration for our own food love adventures!</span></p>