Valentine’s day is a time to celebrate love by either giving a gift to your partner or receiving one from him. But the celebration goes beyond the token materialistic motion of Valentine week. It is an opportunity for you to court or be courted by your loved ones and make them feel special on this day.
Here are some great ideas to make this day count.
1. Greet your lover with gifts
You can go for a card, chocolates, flowers or even take him/her out for dinner. The idea is to make them feel good about themselves because you are thinking of them on this day. Make time for each other and spend the day together.
2. Sing romantic songs to each other
A lot of us are shy when it comes to public displays of affection, so this is the best way to let your loved ones know that you care for them without worrying too much about what others think. This will also help break the monotony of your daily routines and spice up your love life.
3. Write a love note to your partner
This does not have to be a big note with long eloquent prose. It can just be simple words of affirmation that will help boost his/her confidence and make them feel special about being in the relationship with you. This is something that most partners neglect as they think it is unnecessary, but doing this on Valentine day will make your partner feel wanted.
4. Spend more time with each other
Valentine week is meant to be a week of spending quality time with those you love, so why not spend as much as time possible together? Go out for movie dates, enjoy scrumptious meals or just take long walks together.
5. Do something for your partner to show that you are thinking of them
This could be anything from sending text messages when you can’t talk in person, watching their favourite movie when they are not around or even just listening to music that brings back memories. The idea is to let them feel special when they are with you and think of them when they are not around.
Valentine week is a great opportunity to make your partner feel special and remind them why they love you. There are many ways to celebrate this wonderful day with the person that matters most to you in life. All you have to do is put in a little effort, and it will be worthwhile.
Blessing Iyamadiken loves the art of storytelling and enjoys creating all types of content from news to entertainment. She is also a feminist and very passionate about Gender Equality. In her spare time, she loves to read or binge on Netflix.