Cheap Valentines Day Gift
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When I think of the most romantic and breathtaking stories that my friends and I discuss over coffee, we donít talk about flying off to Europe or drinking the most expensive champagne. The little things like holding hands, reading stories together, and lots of laughter are what we hold dear.
Iíve put together a list of ways to show love ó without running up your credit card bill. And, ladies, this list is for you, too. Initiate the following ideas with your Sweetie, and show him how much you care. The ideas below are for men or women and fit every budget.
Love Notes - Leave Love Notes for your Sweetheart to find.
Pampering - Brush her hair. Scratch his back.
Wildlife - Feed the ducks, squirrels, birds, turtles or
fish near you.
Games - Turn off the TV. Sit and play cards or board
Cooking - Find recipes to make with your sweetheart.
Candles - Candles should be used every day ó for meals,
bath time, snuggling.
Read together - Choose a book and take turns reading it
to each other.
Photos - When is the last time you had a photo taken
together? What are you waiting for?
Work Date - Surprise your love with a lunch date.
Stroll - Leave the TV, phone and computer behind and go
on a walk together.
Spell it Out - With Sidewalk Chalk, write your names in
a heart on the sidewalk where your sweetheart is sure to
Entertainment - Go see a High School or College play or
concert. It is affordable and fun!
Slow Dance - Turn on the radio and dance to the songs
you fell in love listening to.
Star Gaze - Drive out to the country and look at the
Volunteer - Choose a charity or cause that means
something to both of you and work together to make the
world a better place.
Love Story - Write how you met, fell in love, how you
felt, what your thoughts were. You will treasure looking
through these books over the years.
Love Grows - Plant a garden together. Herbs, vegetables,
flowers, fruit ó anything you both like.
Cheer - Go to a High School Sporting Event.
Warm Hearts - Snuggle by a campfire or build a fire in
Watch the Clouds - Lay together and watch the clouds go
by. Talk about the different shapes you see.
Connect - Hug, Hold Hands, Put your Arm around your
Big Money - Write your Sweetheart a Check for One
Million Kisses. Or make a coupon book of treats for him
Window Shop - Go downtown and window shop.
Early Days - Look at photo albums of yourselves when you
were kids through your dating years.
Puzzles - Do a jigsaw or crossword puzzle together.
Wish List - Both make a wish list of things that make
you happy and put them in order. Hugs, dates, gifts,
time together, intimacy, etc. Then look at the lists.
They may surprise you.
People Watch - Sit on a bench and watch people go by.
Try to guess their stories.
Play - Go to the park and swing.
Kiss - Before you part for the day, kiss for 10 seconds.
It is much better than a quick peck on the cheek.
Picnic - Get take out food or make a picnic lunch. Take
your time and enjoy your meal together outdoors.
Throw Rocks - Go to a pond, creek, or lake and throw
rocks. Try to skip them or aim for different targets.
So, although an occasional expensive dinner is
appreciated, it is truly the day-to-day affection that
builds romance and love. Yes, Love is Patient, Kind ó
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