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Celebrate the One You Love

Feb 6, 2018

On Sweetheart's Day, February 14th, make time to share some special moments with the one you love. Your first thoughts may be candy and a card, a dozen red roses, or a special dinner out. You can actually celebrate the day - and your love - in an endless variety of ways and on any budget.

Here are just a few suggestions:

  • Start off the day with their favorite breakfast, prepared by you! A single flower in a simple vase makes it even more special.
  • Is the one you love an outdoorsy person? Plan a hike, a stroll along the beach, or go for a run or bike ride. Have a bite at a neighborhood restaurant afterward.
  • Does he or she prefer the indoors? Cue up their favorite movie and order in their favorite food.
  • Is there one item they want and have yet to pick up for themselves? Whether it’s the latest bestselling book or the newest CD from their favorite artist, these thoughtful gifts will mean a lot.
  • How about some spa time? You can recreate a relaxing spa experience at home. Fresh towels, candles, bubble bath and soothing music are really all that’s needed.
  • And, speaking of spa time, surprise your special someone with a massage. Pick up some scented oil or lotion and add candles and music.
  • Put on some music and dance!
  • Plan a day out. Visit local museums, art galleries, shops, and parks, or join a walking tour. Top it off with lunch or dinner.
  • If theatre or music is their passion, grab some tickets for a show or concert. If you’re in Los Angeles, there’s always a great variety to choose from.
  • If your loved one is a foodie, make reservations at a restaurant they’ve been wanting to try.
  • Remember to say “I love you.”
  • If you have children, make sure to hire a babysitter so that, whatever you do, you’ll have time for just the two of you.

And, perhaps most important of all, put your phone down! Give your special someone the most meaningful gift of all: your undivided attention. Let them know they are loved, respected and cherished.

Happy Sweetheart's Day to everyone!

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