Apologies in advance if today’s bird imagery disturbed you haha but it goes with the theme of Valentine’s Day, which is the focus of today’s post.Despite whether you’re involved in something or not, celebrate today for the sake of it. Below I’ve compiled a list of 3 activities requiring minimal effort that one can partake in this Valentine’s Day, with slight adjustments they can be used for the lovebirds, the single free wings and those with ruffled feathers.
All the single ladies aka the ‘free wings’, you can be cynical about love and still make the most of today. You can either opt for a Galentine’s Day with your gals or you can opt for a pamper session. If your girlfriends are up for it, get each other something. This was actually something me and my girlfriends did last Valentine’s Day. In addition to this feel free to have a ladies night in or out. If you’re not up for having a Galentine’s Day, then have a You Day.Do whatever you’ve been meaning to do in terms of pampering yourself.Whether it’s indulging those cravings you’ve been having or even having a random shopping spree, go for it girl! True Sundays are reserved for pamper days, but hey a midweek pamper day won’t hurt nobody.
You manage to ruffle your other half’s feathers and are you currently having a fallout? Use this day to your advantage and smooth those ruffled feathers out. Put your differences aside, pride aside and reach out and make your lover’s day. Yeah you had a fallout, but you are eventually going to find your way back to each other. Be the bigger person and reach out, drop all those cheesy lines, make the other person smile.Start with a small gesture and the rest will follow.
And you lovebirds out there, do your thing. You guys lasted this long for a reason, you both know how to make each other happy. Just thrive to make each others day.
And here is the promised 3 ultimate Valentine’s Day activity list requiring minimal effort.
1)Jam it out
Free wings: Blast your all time love songs and sing along, you can do this with your girls or throughout your pamper sesh .
Lovebirds : You probably have songs that you’ve claimed to be ‘yours’, sing along to these together. You can even have an impromptu karaoke sesh. The whole point of this is to laugh at each other for being off tune or singing the wrong lyrics, just be sure to have fun with it
Ruffled Wings: Not sure how to word your apology, shut up and let the music do the talking for you. You can either create your own playlist, or if you need help fret not, there are thousands of playlists where you can get inspiration from
I did say that I’m mentioning activities that require minimal effort and I may contradicting that with this suggestion, but hear me out.
Free wings: If your gals are coming over make everyone bring over 1 dish and then you can combine everything and feast it out. Pampering also involves pampering your stomach haha, so whatever you’ve been craving make it! There are those who find cooking therapeutic as well, in that case feel free to go to town with the cooking.
Lovebirds:Try out a new recipe together. Neither of interested in cooking, that’s okay have some fun and attempt cooking under 30 mins recipes.
Ruffled Feathers: Are you blessed with cooking skills? Cook a mind-blowingly awesome meal, and serve that alongside a large portion of apologies. There’ll be some reluctancy before touching the serving of apologies, but give it your all and that shall do the trick.
3)Sprinkle some creativity
Whether you are willing want to admit it or not, you’ve got creativity in you. The thing about being creative is that you often struggle with finishing one thing. Obviously, if you’re a perfectionist, it will be hard to just put minimal effort into it.But if you’re really determined to, you will accomplish whatever you want to with ease.Thus for this day, if you play your creativity right, you’ll be able to produce something with minimal effort.
Free wings: If you’ve had some creative idea you’ve been meaning to get to but simply had no time, try it out today! Just put in the work without worrying too much about everything being perfect.The whole point of it is to feel like you channeled your creativity properly and efficiently in just a day. Implementing creativity throughout your pamper sesh can be the simplest thing such as doing some nail art. It’s all about the feeling of satisfaction you’ll get for deciding to be creative.
Lovebirds:Nothing beats romantic gestures especially when they have a touch of personal creativity added to them. You an artistic person? Produce an agonizingly artistic piece for your other half. You blessed in the cooking department? Cook something they’ve never seen before. I can go on and on, but the point I want to get across is that whatever you decide to do for your other half, add a dash of personal creativity and remind them what they signed up for.It gives a sense of intimacy and there’s nothing more cuter than seeing someone raving about what they’re enthusiastic about. And it’s a plus when that someone is your other half.
Ruffled Feathers: In this case, you seriously have to step up your creativity. Don’t offer any old apology! Perhaps make a super romantic video if you’re up for that, or maybe make an album of all the good memories. If you’ve been blessed with a voice, remake a song and sing it or hell, write and sing your own song and win your lover’s heart back. You got this! Use whatever skill you have and pair it with a gallon of creativity.
My Valentine’s Day activities change from year to year, and I figured I’d share with you these 3 activity ideas I’m considering to partake in this year.
What category do you fall under this year? Have you got anything special planned? Do share your thoughts down below in the comments, I’d love to hear them.
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