Valentine’s Day is here. Couples around the world are trying to get the best gifts or plan the perfect evening with their partner.
Why not also make a promise to yourself and to your loved one to be a better companion? And this you can do by gifting them things that truly matter the most in a relationship. Yes, there are these priceless presents which you can give to your partner and strengthen your bond, and guess what, they don’t cost a bomb. What are those? Let’s get you through a gallery of the most special gifts right here:
Talk! It is very important that you give time to your partner to just talk. This way you will be more involved in their lives and vice- versa. Go to a coffee shop together, order your favourites and sit for hours to just talk to each other. It is a great bonding exercise and you will know what is happening in each other’s life. Try doing this at least once a week and get engrossed in each other’s words.
Be thankful for the efforts that your partner puts in for you and appreciate them for whatever they do for you. Realise and recognise the sacrifices and the compromises that are being put in by them. This will motivate them to keep doing their best. Also appreciate when they try to make you feel special by cooking for you and taking you out for a meal or just dressing up for you. Appreciate by complimenting- it can do wonders and make their day.
3. Give them space
Being in love and spending a lot of time together is amazing but sometimes you should give space to each other. They may want to spend time with their friends. These are the times when you yourself can catch up with the other aspects of your life. Go to the movies with friends or take a hobby class. Being away from each other for a while and not being in contact 24*7 will not cause any harm to your relationship but only make your next meeting with them more exciting and something you would want to look forward to.
4. Care and Compassion
Everyone wants to be cared for. People care for each other when they love each other. Show concern for them when they are in trouble or are unwell or just want to be pampered. Also be compassionate towards your partner when it is required. They should feel that they matter to you and that you will always be there for them.
Last, but certainly not the least, it is your love that they want. You can not only make them feel loved by showering them with gifts or flowers but also by small gestures, like cook for them once in a while, offer to watch their favourite movie together, give them hugs when they least expect it and the most important of all- tell them that you love them! Just voicing your feelings can make both of you feel great and keep you going strong.
Being in love is ecstatic. Cherish your partner and show them what they mean to you. You are bound to be loved back even more. These small yet crucial things are what will build a strong foundation for the both of you.
Have an amazing Valentine’s Day!