If You're Going To Send Her A Bunch Of Expensive Cookies,
Make Sure She Likes Cookies First

If You're Going To Send Her A Bunch Of Expensive Cookies, Make Sure She Likes Cookies First

And now, a more cynical selection from the mailbag of Valentine’s Day Consumerist love stories. Gus plunked down a load of dough to buy up some fancy cookie dough products to try to impress a long-distance unrequited love, but reality failed to rise to meet his hopes. [More]

Our Most Romantic Valentine's Day Dinner Was At Arby's

Our Most Romantic Valentine's Day Dinner Was At Arby's

A week ago we asked you to send in your best Consumerist love stories, tales of romance, love and heartbreak that centered around a specific product or service. While most of you took the opportunity to curbstomp the whole idea of Valentine’s Day as a made-up holiday designed to drain your money and make you sad, commenter infohound10 wrote in her touching recounting of how the best V-Day meal was the one her then boyfriend, now husband, bought her at Arby’s. [More]