Romance! Plan the Perfect Candlelit Dinner

Looking for some great romantic dinner recipes and menu ideas to sweep that special guy or girl off his or her feet? Well, you’ve come to the right place. This collection of romantic recipes is perfect for a Valentines Day dinner for two (or a romantic group occasion, like an engagement dinner), a special anniversary, or a special weekend dinner date.

Guide to planning a romantic dinnerHere, you’ll find plenty of gourmet meal ideas and dinner planning help to make your romantic meal special, such as some wonderful romantic dinner menus, ideas for aphrodisiac ingredients, some great gifts for Valentines Day and anniversaries, tips for creating the perfect atmosphere, and more.

Ready to sweep that special man or woman off his or her feet? Then read on, Casanova!

Looking for help planning your Valentines Day? Check here for lots of romatic Valentine’s ideas and recipes!

Romantic Dinner Recipes & Menus

Romantic MealsElegant Romantic Menu

If you were to make this collection of romantic recipes for your sweetie –with a simple but scrumptious lamb and oh-so creamy Nutella Mousse– it would probably be a wonderful romantic gift in and of itself.  You still have to buy her flowers, though.  Trust me.

Romantic Meal IdeaRomantic Dinner Menu for a Guy

Want to make your husband or boyfriend feel really special on an anniversary, Valentine’s Day, or… just because he’s been particularly awesome lately? These romantic recipes are perfect for the man in your life. From appetizer to dessert, these great recipes are full of the foods that make men fall in love.  No promises, though… you’ll have to do the rest yourself!

Easy Romantic Dinner RecipeA Romantic Dinner Menu Girls Love 

This selection of easy but really special and romantic dinner recipes was put together with women’s tastes in mind– and is easy enough for men (and women!) who aren’t wholly comfortable in the kitchen.

Romantic Picnic IdeasRomantic Picnic Ideas

There’s almost nothing in the world as sweet, simple, and romantic as an early evening picnic. These great recipes will help you do the fancy romantic picnic just right.

Romantic Meal RecipeSexy Aphrodisiac Ingredients

Want to make dinner really unforgettable? Toss a few of these classic (and not-so-classic) aphrodisiac ingredients into your menu to really get things heating up.

Romantic Dates and Creative Ideas

Romantic Birthday IdeasRomantic ways to Celebrate

Want to make a birthday or other special occasion seem REALLY special? These sweet, creative, romantic ideas will help you impress your sweetie with your thoughtfulness. Inexpensive and fun, these ideas are definitely “outside the box” (the candy box, that is… see what I did there?).

Romantic Anniversary IdeasCreative Anniversary Ideas

Fun and creative ideas for celebrating your anniversary. From tips on putting together an anniversary dinner, to fun gifts for pretty much any budget, to ideas for activities that you and your spouse will love.

Ideas for a ROmantic Evening at HomeIdeas for a Romantic Evening at Home

Great ideas for planning a romantic night in your own kitchen. From tips on timing and set-up, to the the perfect romantic dinner menu for your special night.  Because sometimes getting your romance on at home is the best… and not just because of your proximity to the bedroom.

Plan a Romantic NightPlan a Romantic Night

Tips and ideas for planning a romantic evening with that special somebody. Tips on setting up your space, timing your evening, and more.

Romantic Evening IdeasRomantic Evening Ideas

Ideas for carrying off the best romantic evening your partner has ever experienced. Fun creative ideas that can’t go wrong.

Romantic Date Ideas11 Romantic Date Ideas, Part 1

These are eleven of the most fun and creative things that you’ll ever do for a Valentine’s Day or anniversary.

Creative Date Ideas11 Romantic Date Ideas, Part 2

More fun and creative romantic dates that will really show your spouse or partner how much you care. And most of them are inexpensive, too!

candy flower arrangementsCandy Flower Arrangements

Want to give your lady a gift that both looks beautiful and tastes beautiful? You can’t top one of these fun ideas for flowers and candy combined.