Valentine’s Day is often a day filled with indulgences. Popular gifts include sugary sweets and chocolate. But why not treat your sweetheart to a gift that’s not just thoughtful but healthy too! Check out some of the ideas below for some healthier ideas for this Valentine’s Day.
Handmade Cards: Get scissors, paper and markers and create your own Valentine’s Day card. Fill the card with a special note or poem and let your creativity shine!
Anytime Coupons: Give that special someone coupons that they can use anytime their heart desires. Create a booklet of coupons including ideas like cooking them a candlelit dinner or cuddling on the couch.
Forever Together: Spend quality time together and plan an activity for the two of you. Look into bed and breakfasts or plan a day trip to go skiing.
Right in Sync: Exercise together! Get outdoors and take a walk, run or bike ride together. Being active together allows you to spend time with each other while getting in a great workout.
Wonderful Wellness: Give the gift of wellness. Try contacting a local spa and purchasing a gift certificate for a facial or massage for your valentine. Or better yet, offer to provide this gift yourself!
Mood Booster: Volunteer this Valentine’s Day with your sweetheart and make a date to give back. Go to a soup kitchen or food pantry or make a donation of old clothes you no longer wear. Giving back can be a feel good activity for the two of you.
Sweet Tooth: Still feel the need to send something sweet? Try fruit fondue! Dip all your favorite fruits in yogurt or dark chocolate for a delicious and healthy snack.
How are you celebrating Valentine’s Day today?