Engagement Celebration Ideas
Your wedding anniversary is a magnificent time to celebrate your marital life, fondly recall the past, and anticipate your future together. Give your anniversary the wonderful attention it deserves by making a big deal of the day. These anniversary celebration tips will help to make your special occasion memorable and romantic.
You know the old custom of stashing the top tier of the wedding cake to eat on the first anniversary? It is a time honored habit, yet who really would like to eat a piece of cake that has been languishing in the rear of the fridge freezer for the past twelve months. A great practice to begin on your first wedding anniversary is to order a small cake in the identical flavor as your wedding cake. Shoot ahead and save the top tier to open on your anniversary, but then eat the fresh cake with your sweetie. Choosing a mini cake to share is a great thing to do each year on your wedding anniversary. Get a nice bottle of Champagne to go with it, and honor to the good times you have shared, and the good times still to come.
Jewelry is always a magical gift for a special occasion. It is romantic, sentimental, and beautiful-- pretty much the perfect gift as far as most wives are concerned. A lovely way for a husband to show his wife how much she means to him on their anniversary is to treat her to a special piece of jewelry. There are two ways to approach it, both of which are romantic in their own right. Surely the husband can head straight to his favorite Raleigh jewelry store, or the store in whichever town he calls home. Or, he can take his wife out to a lavish restaurant for a luxurious anniversary dinner, and then just "happen" to stroll by that Raleigh jewelry store after the meal. He can take her inside, and invite his wife to pick a very special new piece of jewelry on the spot, his treat.
Sometimes the most meaningful anniversary gifts are labors of love. A lovely idea is to assemble a collection of your absolute favorite photographs taken in the year since your last anniversary. This would be a marvelous tradition to start on your first wedding anniversary, and to do for each anniversary that follows.
When a person is stumped for a desirable anniversary gift, a good place to get inspiration is the traditional lists of anniversary gifts for each year. Use the list as a starting off point, and then put a personal spin on it. The traditional first anniversary gift is paper; picture all the things that could mean: tickets to a play, the itinerary for a fabulous holiday, or a museum membership card. The possibilities are numerous, as long as you keep the interests of your spouse in mind as your buy on ebay guide.
Remember that experiences are a wonderful way to rejoice in an anniversary. You could go camping, plant a small garden together, go skydiving, or send the kids to the grandparents and enjoy a quiet weekend alone. As long as you are read more together, your anniversary is sure to be very special.
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