Valentine’s, Galentine’s and all the ways to show love and appreciation to the ones you love!

 Valentine's Day is widely celebrated and highly anticipated universally. This long-awaited day on February 14th is traditionally popular amongst romantic couples seeking to express their love and affection for one another. However, celebrating a bond is not necessarily limited to couples. Nowadays, Valentine’s Day is considered to be a much more inclusive holiday, as not only lovers but friends also want to celebrate their close relationships and show appreciation for each other.

No matter who you're spending the day with, either your gal-pals or partner, it’s always better to have a plan mapped out with all the activities you’re looking forward to doing. Don’t wait until last minute! Here are some fun ideas and activities for Valentine’s Day!

Valentine’s Day for couples:

For couples, Valentine's Day is an opportunity to do something special and memorable together. This could be something as simple as cooking a special meal, making their favorite dish, and enjoying it together at home, or going out for a romantic dinner, it can even be going on a small getaway. Some couples choose to also exchange Valentine’s gifts, such as chocolates, flowers, or jewelry, to show their love and appreciation for one another. In fact, sending flowers is a very popular way to celebrate Valentine's Day, the sentimentality of a nice, fresh bouquet of roses is enough to show your partner how much you care for them! Red roses are a traditional choice, but people also give a variety of other flowers as well, it all depends on what your loved one prefers. Others may opt for more experiential gifts, such as tickets to a show or a weekend getaway, maybe even taking a class together!

Blooming Emotions offers a wide variety of farm-direct long-lasting roses. You can select to build your own bouquet, and choose between two colors or more, or even add a box of Mayta’s craft chocolate to the mix to create a beautiful Valentine’s Day gift! The best part about it? You can do it from the comfort of your own home and each package is delivered with a lovely greeting card that is guaranteed to put a smile on your loved one’s face!

 For the love of friendship, Galentine’s! 

There are also plenty of ways for friends to celebrate Galentine’s. This could be as simple as getting together for a movie night or having a casual dinner at a restaurant. Some friends may choose to exchange small gifts as a way of showing appreciation for their relationship. Maybe even have a spa or go to a wellness resort for a day with your pals to pamper yourselves. As for the one looking for a cozy and fun plan, why not host a girls' night in? Plan out an evening where you order multiple bouquets in various colors and spend the evening creating floral arrangements for each other! And if flowers are not your thing, then you can always order some of Mayta’s gourmet chocolate and have chocolate paired with wine tasting evening, it would definitely be an experience for you to explore multiple flavors and it would be an opportunity to try something new.

No matter how you choose to celebrate, the most important thing is to spend quality time with the people you care about and show them how much you appreciate them. Whether you are celebrating as a couple or as friends, this holiday is definitely an opportunity to strengthen your relationships and create lasting memories!