You've heard of the 12 days of Christmas... we've spiced it up a bit and turned it into the 12 days of Valentine's. Starting 11 days before Valentine's Day, on the February 3rd, follow our guide below for 12 incredibly romantic days culminating in the ultimate day of romance, Valentine's Day.
- Day 1.
Prepare ahead of time for this one and have a Valentine's Day card via the postal mail that is truly postmarked with LOVE.
- Day 2.
Surprise her with two heart shaped boxes of chocolates. Attach two love notes (one to each box) on the boxes. She'll be surrounded by sweetness all day!
- Day 3.
Download three Valentine's Day love songs (Funny Valentine, My Valentine, or Valentine) to your sweetie's mp3 player or surprise them with a romantic dance to them that night... by candlelight of course!
- Day 4.
Send four balloons that say "I Love You" or are heart shaped to his/her office. You can order these from a local florist, pick them up at a local grocery store, or even order them from an online florist.
- Day 5.
Surprise him/her with a five course home-made romantic candlelit dinner tonight! Add a gourmet chocolate dessert (remember, it's an aphrodisiac!) to top it off.
- Day 6.
Make homemadechocolate covered strawberries. They're delicious and they're an aphrodisiac!
- Day 7.
Print out seven love coupons for him/her to use over the net few days.
- Day 8.
Get eight boxes of Valentine's Day candy conversation hearts. Give them a few throughout the day - either whole boxes or individual hearts. Use them to leave love messages all over the house for your partner.
- Day 9.
Give your sweetie four small Hershey kisses, 4 small Hershey hugs, and one giant Hershey kiss for a total of nine. Attach a note to the big kiss telling them that this "kiss is the true love expression of the soul".
- Day 10.
Write a romantic letter or email with the "Top 10 Reasons I Love You" included.
- Day 11.
Tell her that you love her 11 different times today in 11 different ways.
- Day 12.
Send one dozen roses. Even better, sign up for the year of flowers service and have a dozen sent to your sweetie every single month for the next year!