Valentine’s Day is just days away. Bless you, if you are prepared and way ahead of the game. For the rest of us, it might be tempting to just ignore the day altogether and assume our spouses, kids, grandkids, friends, family, and co-workers, will think we forgot and give us a pass. I do not recommend that, however! The way I see it, we still have time, and that means options.
Make sweet treats
You have plenty of time to make sweet treats in your kitchen befitting the day. Check out Yummy Sweets to Make for Valentine’s Day.
Plan a date with your love, even if your wallet is a little thin. Get creative to find reasonable and fun alternatives that require only pocket change—or with any luck, some that are absolutely free. I have a few ideas for you in Great Dates for Couples on a Tight Budget.
Plan a Fun Family Party
Here are 8 Fun Family Games for Valentine’s Day to get you started.
Give a gift
Find the perfect little something for those special people in our lives—big and small—there is still plenty of time to do this, too. What follows are great gift ideas that are sure to please but won’t break the bank, divided into three categories. You can click on one to jump to that category or read straight through. Enjoy!
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