There is something sexy with a woman who knows her mind, who knows what she wants and asks for it. Every now and then, a woman is entitled to her heart’s desires—birthdays, holidays, Valentine’s Day, and of course, anniversaries. The special occasions in your life are numerous, but a wedding anniversary takes the cake if you are married. Plus, your husband or wife would love to spoil you on your special day together.
If you can ask for gifts, what will they be? This can be hard to answer, especially when you have a myriad of choices. This anniversary gift guide makes it easier for you to narrow down your likes and find your heart’s fondest wish.
A Weekend Getaway
Career, family responsibilities, and motherhood duties can all take a toll on you. If you are thinking of the best anniversary gift, it is not surprising to find a weekend getaway at one of your chosen destinations. A relaxing time away from the demands of life will do you good, not just physically but also emotionally and mentally.
Imagine going to a tropical resort with just the two of you, enjoying martinis while letting the sun bathe you with its glorious warmth. Or it can be a quick trip to your favorite city, where you get to dine in fabulous restaurants, visit museums and galleries, and take a nighttime stroll on a busy street. Whichever destination you choose, the most important thing to remember is to relax, savor the moment, and strengthen your bond with each other.
There is nothing like custom-made gifts to let you know your present is chosen with thought and care. For the wife who takes along a lot of beauty essentials wherever she goes, a personalized makeup bag made of 100 percent cotton canvas in vibrant prints and her name on it combines practicality with style. It is a kind of gift that dazzles.
Husbands, on the other hand, will love a classy travel bag in deep brown and burgundy hues, each one hand-cut and stitched. Make it even more extraordinary by personalizing it with three initials of your choice, a perfect gift for a man who is always on the go.
Some couple may not understand the need for an engagement-ring upgrade. But those who got engaged in a rush and did not get to choose the ring they wanted can use a new one for an anniversary gift.
Not only is this gift symbolic and meaningful; it can also mark a time in the married life when the financial aspect is stable and there is room for wants as well as needs. An elegant princess-cut diamond ring is something that will make her heart aflutter as she unwraps your gift. Any wife will appreciate this thoughtful gift as you celebrate another milestone in your marriage.
Something Made by Hand
If you want a heartwarming gift, anything made by hand is a winner. Think of a photo album with all your memories as husband and wife. It will detail your ups and downs through your best captured moments and heartfelt captions.
A custom-made photo album is a good memento that you will appreciate all the more once you reach your fifty-year mark as a married couple. As you leaf through its pages, the memories take you back to your cherished past. Plus, you get to showcase your creative flair to your beloved as you create this anniversary gift.
The Gift of Quality Time
Couples who are so focused on their career and family responsibilities tend to neglect their duties to each other. The hectic schedule and routine can take a toll on any marriage. That is why it is important to rekindle the spark and bring back the excitement to your life as a couple.
What better way to do this than take time off on your anniversary and spend quality time together. It can be as simple as cooking breakfast and giving each other a massage. You can also prepare a romantic candlelit dinner on your family dining room, complete with wine and petit fours.
Every happy couple knows that a marriage takes more than just fulfilling your duties to each other and meeting the demands of your household. There must also be a room for romance and love. You can show each other how much you appreciate being together by celebrating your marriage milestone with a thoughtful and artistic gift. It is the best way to mark your wedding anniversary.