Who’s ready for Valentine’s Day? Downtown Nevada City has some great shopping options if you want to buy your loved on a present. I’ve put together a few local shopping ideas for you, whether you want something from My Favorite Things, Kitkitdizzi, J.J. Jackson’s, Gray Goose, Nevada City Chocolate Shoppe, Nevada City Truffle Shop, Cello Chocolate, Treats, Abstrakt, Maiden Lane, Judi’s or Nevada City Crystal & Glass. If you’re looking to treat your loved one to a night out, check out Emily’s Catering Sweetheart Dinner or their Chocolate of the month club (special promotion right now, subscribe for the year and get one month free). For other downtown dining options, check out the Outside Inn’s Eating Out page. Karin, at the Magickal Florist, wants to encourage you to buy flowers for your loved ones and has a special coupon for online purchases, check out their website and enter in the discount code “outside2014” for an extra 10% savings off local delivers. The Outside Inn’s blog InnSide Nevada City has a special Valentine’s Day giveaway for one lucky blog reader– win a $75 gift certificate for a mixed bouquet of flowers at Magickal Florist, a gift certificate for 2 slices of flourless chocolate cake a Treats and $25 gift certificate towards a table of 2 for at the Emily’s Catering 7 course dinner menu on Valentines Day, featuring live music by George Souza. Post a comment on this post about how you’re going to celebrate and I’ll draw the winner next Monday. And if you want to celebrate your loved one with a night at the Outside Inn, check out our winters specials for some great savings for a mid-week visit, or check out my Pinterest board with more ideas on things to do for Valentine’s Day.