"And always do what your heart desires, even if it feels silly." WHAT TO GIFT: As Flicker told us, "I always think the most special gift you can give is to buy a blank card and fill it up with something that comes from your heart." Keep things cheerful, throw in a witty inside joke, and that first date's practically guaranteed. But if it's the week of his birthday, offer to pick up the dinner tab, or, better yet, cook a romantic dinner for the two of you.Maybe save the full 12-page love poem for your personal diary, though. Yes, even the worst cooks can perform this sweet gesture with the help of a meal subscription service like Blue Apron. "That's what matters." WHAT TO GIFT: Reading is for lovers.
Whether it's been decades of wedded bliss or you've simply been with the same partner since way back when, those "just because" gifts can still have a huge impact on your day-to-day happiness and appreciation of one another.We like the idea of something personalized; a desk-side photo calendar, which brings into play both your most cherished memories and the ever-romantic element of time, is a perfect choice.You don't get a second chance to make a first impression, and neither does the first gift you give a significant other.Whether it's a birthday, anniversary, holiday, or just-because gift, present-picking can feel like pop quiz on your partner.and besides, you can make the trip as extravagant or simple as you please.
WHAT TO GIFT: Practicality might be on your brain at this point, but that doesn't mean you have to be boring about it.Assuming your man's got a solid head on his shoulders, a book will make for an excellent gift at any stage of your relationship.Just be sure you've actually read the book in question before gifting it; awkward subtext, whether intentional or unintentional, likely won't go unnoticed.A date night outside of the ordinary pizza shop around the corner can rekindle old flames, and if you don't normally do the date "asking," this is your chance.If your budget's a little tight, check Groupon for some awesome discounts at restaurants near you.Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account.