Bringing you the heart of the matter in LifeCycles by Laurie Edwards-Tate.
It is Valentine’s Day and love is in the air and what better way to celebrate than with dark chocolate-covered strawberries!
From children to older adults alike, generations of people across the globe anticipate this annual day to celebrate love while eagerly awaiting to discover who truly cares the most.
Love, we are learning, is essential to childhood development and longevity because of its life-enriching, nurturing elements of caring, attachment, protectiveness and trust.
Inspirational shades of the color red visually dominate greeting cards, gift boxes, advertising and more signaling that it is time for the human heart to become visible and available for those beloved and shared with open displays of passion, affection and sometimes secret longings bursting from within.
One of the most popular gifts given on Valentine’s Day is chocolate candy, and it is often presented in heart-shaped red boxes.
Read more on Laurie’s article at LifeCycles in the Communities Digital News.