Friday, February 14, 2014

Favourite Movie Couples

Movie couples! Who is your most romantic movie couple? It's a tricky little question because there are just so many gorgeous movie couples. Like Bridget Jones and Mark Darcy.
But when I was thinking about this for a Valentine's Day blog, I decided I'd go with a movie from back in the day - Sixteen Candles, the John Hughes movie with Molly Ringwald and Michael Schoeffling. It's such a neat story - girl's birthday gets overshadowed by family drama, she has a bit of a crush on this gorgeous guy, Jake, who she never actually properly talks to until the end - which is the scene below. Here is a clip from the end scene which all these years on I just think is too darned cute for words!

Debbie Macomber and a nod to LaVyrle

A recent read, back in the old romance vein, that I adored was Cottage by the Sea , by Debbie Macomber. Macomber has moved more into wom...