Valentine’s Day is upon us one again, and many busy blended moms and dads are groaning at their lack of planning. Whether you had the best laid plans, or forgot altogether, you might be scrambling to pull it together in time for your Valentine.
If you happened to wait until the last minute to pick up a card or gift for your significant other, you are likely to encounter a grumbling crowd fighting over the last obnoxiously red stuffed animal and sentimental card to express your undying love. At the end of all the hustle and bustle, who really wants to cram into a crowded restaurant with hundreds of other hungry patrons to wait an hour and a half for a table? Nothing brews a fight faster than that sort of holiday blend! If you are one of the many who did NOT secure reservations in the city, schedule a babysitter, and plan your date months ago you might appreciate this list of Plan B Valentine’s Day gestures.
Express your love this Valentine’s day without the stress of making it perfect. However you choose to celebrate, every day is an opportunity to make a memory. Sometimes the best memories are made on the fly and without the planning. A little effort with a lot of thought is sure to make your Valentine feel special.