This Valentine's Day, show your lover that you care and are dedicated to making her day special by setting up an adorable Valentine's surprise. By putting a bit more effort into your Valentine's Day festivities, you can give your partner a holiday to remember and show her that, of all the beaus she may have had, you are by far the most thoughtful and creative.
Heart Photo Collage
As your Valentine's Day gift
, create the perfect display to delight your lover this February 14th. Gather an array of images of you and your special someone and make copies of them. Trace a large heart onto a piece of poster paper and glue the images, in collage style, into the heart shape. Cut around the heart once it has dried to finish your love-themed work of art. Hang this creation on the wall next to the table where you plan to share your Valentine's meal, or place it on your lover's front door or car windshield as a special surprise that is sure to brighten her day.
"Reasons I Love You" Notes
Keep the love going all Valentine's Day long by writing and hiding "Reasons I Love You" notes. Create a series of notes detailing reasons why your hold your partner in higher esteem than all others. Start each note with "I love you because..." and finish the sentence with a reason, such as "you let me win at basketball" or "you let me put my cold feet in your bed." Attach your first note to the bathroom mirror, ensuring that your lover sees it first thing. Hide the rest in places where your partner will happen upon them during the day, making the entire holiday one of love-themed delights, and have the most heartfelt note delivered with a beautiful bouquet
Many lovers enjoy listening to romantic music together on Valentine's Day. This year, instead of just listening to generic love tunes, surprise your partner with one of your own. Compose a song specifically about you and your lover. In the song, list specific things that you appreciate about your partner, as well as things that you enjoy doing with her. Record your song digitally to produce a permanent version of your creation that your partner can enjoy again and again. Play this creation for your partner in person, or leave a card for her with a copy of a CD containing the song inside.
Cupid Costume Surprise
Make a fool of yourself for your partner's amusement this Valentine's Day. In the days leading up to the holiday, buy or create a cupid costume. Make yourself look as foolish as possible to delight your Valentine and tickle her funny bone. Purchase roses
to offer to your partner when she finds you in this costumed get-up. Dress up in your costume before your partner arrives for your Valentine's date, and surprise her with your creativity, fashionable dressing sense and beautiful blooms.