If you’re planning to not celebrate Valentine’s Day with your significant other, it’s better to not celebrate together than to not celebrate apart. This year, we had to not celebrate apart, the gad-abouts that we are.

Meanwhile, every morning on NPR we hear their annual fundraiser that includes making a donation to the station and in exchange having a dozen Winston roses delivered to your valentine. (Winston, around here, is apparently a big deal.) Well, every morning, I’ve been secretly wishing for Winston roses … and apparently, my adoring husband had been secretly donating ….