The 7 Best Foods to Eat in February

These foods will fuel February romance.

By Leah Zerbe


Best Foods for February—pumpkin pie and lavenderPumpkin & Lavender

This food pairing helps set a romantic mood. Scientists at the Smell and Taste Treatment Research Foundation in Chicago found that the intermingled scents of pumpkin pie and lavender resulted in more stimulated men and women. Avoid the temptation to grab scented candles advertising these sexy scents, though. Many contain toxic chemicals, such as benzene, and are linked to diabetes and obesity. Instead, pop a homemade pumpkin pie in the oven and hang some dried lavender in your home to optimize attraction!

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