For many couples Valentine’s Day often comes with a lot of added stress. Finding that perfect gift for your partner while staying within budget can often contribute to unnecessary anxiety. But fear no more! Here are a few suggestions to make this Hallmark holiday romantic and stress-free for both you and your sweetheart.
1 Plan Ahead.
Speak with your partner about both of your expectations for Valentine’s Day. If money is an issue, set a budget. Discuss what you both would like the day to look like, this way you will avoid unnecessary stress and let go of any huge expectations.
2 Be Creative.
Everyone loves chocolate and flowers, but it is also fun to mix things up. Surprise your partner this year and give an unexpected homemade gift. This could be a mixed CD, an artisan craft from a local art market, a framed photo, or maybe some tasty homemade baking. Not only are homemade gifts budget friendly, it is a great way to add a personal touch and show how much you care.
3 Go for an Experience!
Another option for Valentine’s Day is to give an experience rather than a gift. This might include going out for dinner, or to a concert, or maybe a movie. Another option may be arranging a unique day for the two of you such as a romantic getaway or a day at the spa.
Another creative idea would be to join Naked Truth’s Valentine’s Day couples yoga workshop. This is a perfect opportunity to get a little closer in a safe, playful and inviting atmosphere. This hour-and-a-half session will incorporate paired yoga postures, and the teachings of Thai message. For more information on Naked Truth’s Couple Valentine’s Day Workshop visit Vancouver Teacher Training.