Valentine's Day doesn't have to just be for couples, it can be for friends, kids, parents, and even for your pets! You also don't have to go crazy and spend a lot of money on those you love, get creative and have fun. Guest blogger Kati is here today to share 7 Creative Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day...ideas everyone will love!
Valentine's Day. Beneath its sugary exterior, it's often a day fraught with expectations, introspection, and anxiety. Whether you're single, newly dating someone, or in a long-term relationship, when you see Valentine's Day getting closer in your planner, there's a good chance you feel a bit lost. It's no wonder some people ignore it or actively boycott it. But the holiday provides us with a moment to step back and show our appreciation for the ones we love. Sure, it's just a random day on a calendar, but it pushes us to do things that make others feel good. And who couldn't use a reminder to reflect on the beneficial, affirming things in our lives? So why not find a way to celebrate it in a way that resonates with you?
There are many meaningful ways to acknowledge the holiday. And before you begrudgingly get out your wallet, all of these ideas are free or low-cost.
1. Paper valentines...
Just like in grade school! Giving little cards to your coworkers, classmates, family members, or friends is a cute way to spread joy. Those with crafty leanings can make their own, and everyone else can give funny store-bought ones.
And remember, as your 1st grade teacher said, give one to everybody in the class.