Giving your special someone a card or gift on Valentine’s Day is a tradition that dates back centuries. Love poems were exchanged as far back as the 15th century, while more modern day valentines began appearing around the turn of the 19th century. According to the U.S. Greeting Card Association, approximately 190 million valentines are sent each year in the United States!

Just to show you how sweet we think you are, reader, we’ve come up with a few of our own valentines. Enjoy!