V-DAY ROMPS: Fun, off-beat and romantic events offered up for Valetine’s Day weekend

encore highlights some of the Valetine’s Day happenings around town for couples, friends and solo acts. Stock photo 2020 marks 10 years with my significant other … and about seven years since we actually did anything remotely romantic or celebratory on Valentine’s Day. That’s not a complaint, just a fact. Like many long-term loves, we’re seemingly skeptical of the February 14 Hallmark holiday; we just “high-five” each other on another year together and have a beer. Nevertheless, couples, singles, gal pals and bromances have many options to celebrate Valentine’s Day—from low-key haps and chill poetry sessions, to second-chance proms and charity galas, and yes, even a fancy multi-course dinner. Here’s something for all lovebirds and jaded creatures to do Valentine’s Day weekend. Better Together: A Beer and Pizza RomanceFebruary 14, 6 p.m. • Reg. Menu $Flying Machine Brewing Company3130 Randall Pkwy. There’s not a better match made in heaven than pizza and beer. Flying Machine Brewing Company and WilmyWoodie Food Truck are bringing this timeless couple together with a Valentine’s Day pairing of two specialty pizzas and two beer releases. Pizzas and beers purchased separately. Ther...

These are the 28 bestselling and top-rated products of 2019

At TODAY we take care to recommend items we hope you’ll enjoy! Just so you know, TODAY may get a small share of the revenue.Using interviews with specialists, online reviews and personal experience, TODAY editors, writers and experts take care to recommend items we really like and hope you’ll enjoy! TODAY does have affiliate relationships with various online retailers. So, while every product is independently selected, if you buy something through our links, we may get a small share of the revenue. As the year comes to an end, we’re taking a look back at some of the most popular products shoppers couldn’t get enough of in 2019. This past year we saw a slew of style, toy, electronics, food and beauty items — including the most-searched-for on Google — stand the test of time and even become TODAY viewer favorites. Yahoo contributing editor Chassie Post visited TODAY to give us one last look at the bestselling and top-reviewed products of the year. From the always-popular Instant Pot to a pair of highly-rated leggings, Post gives us the scoop on the items you’ll want to snag to kick off 2020 in style. Amazon’s most popular leggings are a favorite among TODAY...