Dating on valentines day
Other than choosing to celebrate your day of love at a later date, you can still show some far-flung affection, whether you’re traveling on business, trucking cross-country, actively deployed on military service, or otherwise disengaged.Here are 10 ideas for ways to express just how much you care — even when there’s no way you can be there with the one you love.
Finish the hunt with a small but meaningful gift, like a set of crosswords with one to complete for each day you’re apart. 14th” card (or mail one) that leads your beloved to clue #1.Throw a virtual surprise party for just the two of you. Here’s how: create an invitation through asking your partner to RSVP for, say, an 8 p.m. When your valentine signs on, there you’ll be, holding a cupcake from his or her favorite bakery, doing that dance that always makes your honey laugh, or wearing something you know makes you look and feel especially sexy and confident. Seek out a movie you both want to see that begins as close to the same exact start time as possible in your respective towns.Then, call each other when the credits roll to talk about the movie as if you were watching it together all along.You can’t have breakfast in bed with your honey, but he or she can still wake up to the sound of your voice or see your smiling face on the morning of February 14th.
Simply ring up your honey with a hotel-worthy wake-up call, email a Valentine’s e-card, post a message on his or her Facebook wall, write a blog post just for your beloved, or send a direct message on Twitter.
If there’s nothing in the theater you’re both interested in, rent one that’s a mutual favorite and watch it at the same time — you can even sign into IM and chat together as you watch if it’s more your style.
Spread the sweetness throughout the whole day by starting out with a Valentine’s Day text on the morning of the 14th: “Today, I’ll send you 10 things I like about you!
Whether you prefer going to a five-star restaurant or eating Chinese takeout in front of the TV together, Valentine’s Day is all about spending time with your sweetie.
But what if you’re miles — or even an ocean — apart?
” Then, send items on your list throughout the day, such as, “You always share your frozen yogurt with me” and “Your kiss still gives me chills.” This proves that you really care and that it’s for all the right, unique reasons.