"My hubby's a guitar player, so one year I put together a USB mix tape with all of our favorite acoustic tracks… (Milk Tape, .99)If your partner's Instagram is as active as a celebrity's, he'll love this vintage camera i Phone case.with a few I've been hinting at him to learn since our first date. It fits an i Phone 5, and is made of a durable plastic that's sure to survive all of his shenanigans.Want to feel like lovebirds in the spring, but it’s the dead of winter? Spread out a blanket in your bedroom, pack a couple sandwiches & snacks, pour your lemonade into plastic cups, and don’t forget the paper plates and napkins!Who needs the great outdoors when you can build a campsite in your living room? And this idea definitely isn’t limited to Valentine’s Day!You can use it as a birthday gift, give it to another couple as an anniversary gift, or surprise new parents who could use a romantic night alone.I had everyone send me a video message on their smartphone and had it compiled into a video. If you find yourself in a similar situation, hunting for an idea for an upcoming anniversary, birthday, or Christmas…are some fun ways we’ve celebrated in the past: Half Birthdays.This is my favorite way to surprise my husband because he is never expecting it, and is never aware of when his half birthday even is!
Click on the picture below for lots of Half Birthday Ideas.12 Days of Birthday: When my husband and I were dating, I did the “12 Days of Birthday Fun.” I started 12 days leading up to his birthday and each note began with: “On the 12th day before your birthday, your true love gave to you…” Some days it was a small treat, some days it was a note or letter, and some days it was an activity. 🙂Most everything I have done for my husband’s birthday have been things with a homemade touch.Letters of Love: On that same birthday, I also had all of his friends and loved ones write a letter to him expressing love or favorite memories they have had with him.Some were funny, some were serious, and some were in poetry or “list” form. You can get the printable for it here: Happy Birthday to My Husband Letter Book. I normally post on Fridays, but my poor little baby has been sick. David and I don’t really celebrate, and don’t get each other big gifts.It’s the hardest thing in the world to see your baby crying and feeling awful, but not knowing what hurts and how to fix it. We like to make dinner at home (rather than fighting to get reservations at a restaurant), and give each other something sentimental. These 20 DIY sentimental gifts aren’t for Valentine’s day.