I think that most of us would agree with the poet George Eliot (who was a woman – Mary Ann Evans, but that’s another story) who said: “I like not only to be loved, but also to be told that I am loved.”
That is never more evident than on February 14, better known as Valentine’s Day, when love is in full swing!
But you don’t need to break the bank with gifts of diamonds, five-star meals or dozens of roses – though all are lovely ideas – to show someone you love them. Some of the best gifts one person can give to another involve sharing time along with a little thoughtfulness.
Here are some simple, creative and inexpensive ideas to show your loved one how much you care for them this Valentine’s Day: