Valentine’s Day is coming up, folks! On February 14th, people all across the United States celebrate the holiday, usually by giving gifts and spending time with their loved ones. If you have a special someone that you’d like to show your appreciation for, here are some ideas:
Chocolate. Generally, you can’t go wrong with this one. It’s a traditional gift on Valentine’s day, and most people like it. Granted, there are a number of varieties, so it may be hard to choose the right one.
Handmade cards. These always look more sincere and heartfelt than store-bought cards, so don’t be afraid to put in some time and effort on these. Cards are another traditional gift on this holiday.
Stuffed animals. Hear me out. Most people would deny liking plushies and stuffed animals if asked by someone, but the vast majority of these people do enjoy them. Especially if they’re given to them by someone they care about.
Flowers. Check to make sure the recipient isn’t allergic to these since that would be a rather embarrassing debacle. Roses are traditional, but there are a number of flowers that have special meanings. While roses represent love, violets also symbolize it. Various colors of carnations carry their own meanings as well. Put some thought into your choices.
There are other options, including makeup, jewelry, and all sorts of items ranging from exotic to practical. However, the best gift you can give anyone is your love. Happy Valentine’s Day to all!
By Elliott Weix