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Valentines Gifts

Discussion in 'Valentine's Day' started by mommytotwo, Jan 6, 2010.

  1. mommytotwo

    mommytotwo Dang Near Santa Himself MMC Lifer

    What type of Valentines gifts have you ever given, and received?

    What are you giving out this year? What are you hoping to receive?
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  2. Sapsorrow

    Sapsorrow Twinkle Light Checker Merry Forums Member

    mommytotwp, I think we're very traditional. Most of what we've shared have been books, chocolates, and flowers. I'm the sentimental one, I usually write him a "state of the union" letter as a Valentine. He's the practical (when it comes to romance) one, so he usually gets inspired to cook or bake something special.

    I'd love it if a little of my sentimental side would rub off on my husband. I'm a sucker for things like slippers, scarves, gloves, and nightgowns. He happens to be a talented craftsman, and I'd love a piece of jewelry he made. At least he lavishes his attentions and talents on the little ones, on that much we're agreed.
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  3. made582

    made582 MMC's Ambassador to the North Pole MMC Lifer Santa's Elf Christmas Crew Louann Jeffries Award Kringle Radio DJ

    Well I don't have a girlfriend this year but I usually buy them roses and Jewelry. I have found that you usually can't go wrong buying jewelry.
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  4. MsChristmas

    MsChristmas MMC Emeritus Member MMC Emeritus Member

    My Hubby usually gets me some flowers and sometimes he will pick me out a sweater/shirt or some chocolate (my favorite cheesy). This year I bought my Hubby a few shirts (he has lost about 30 pounds over the past year) and a new frying pan lol he loves to cook! I buy my kiddies some little chocolates and we always get an ice cream cake to have on Valentines Day!
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  5. JanaBanana

    JanaBanana *The Christmas Queen* -- Hostess, Merry Forums Member

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  6. santashelperkobrin

    santashelperkobrin Reindeer Pooper Scooper Merry Forums Member

    This year we got our son's a pair of Crocs for spring(Not real ones you can get them at the Doller store) Eatch got a Veggietales book and a little heart with candy in it :)

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  7. JanaBanana

    JanaBanana *The Christmas Queen* -- Hostess, Merry Forums Member

    I bet your son will love those gifts Ruth :)
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  8. rodmonster

    rodmonster Santa's Personal Trainer MMC Lifer Christmas Crew


    My wife always gets...roses, cards, balloons, stuffed animal, chocolates, a piece of jewelry, and a poem written by me. I generally have the roses sent to her at work.

    My little girl (now little girls since we have a new addition) gets flowers (the oldest likes sunflowers and carnations), cards, balloons, stuffed animal, chocolates, and a piece of jewelry.

    Then i either make a spacial candle light meal (depends on day of week) or i take them all out to someplace nice.
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  9. sugarplum fairy

    sugarplum fairy MMC Emeritus Member MMC Emeritus Member

    Your wife and girls are lucky to have someone dote on them like you do.
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  10. rodmonster

    rodmonster Santa's Personal Trainer MMC Lifer Christmas Crew

    I do what i can to keep em happy!

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  11. MerryBells

    MerryBells wants turkey! MMC Lifer

    I couldn't resist when I saw this thread....
    I don't really go for flowers, and I'm on a diet so the chocolate is out for right now. But I do love animals. So my sweet Hubby took me to the All Maryland Reptile Expo for a Valentine's Day treat, and bought me two corn snakes. It's even nicer of him, because he doesn't really like reptiles that much.
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  12. Christmasstar

    Christmasstar one Crazy Canadian ! MMC Lifer

    I am going to give my girls each a rose and their favorite chocolate. My son is getting a heart made out of Lego (his favorite building tool!) and a bag of doritos.cheesy
  13. gabulldawg

    gabulldawg MMC Emeritus Member MMC Emeritus Member

    I have given Teddy Bears,flowers,chocolates jewelry. This year I am going with flowers,bear and last but not least a nice bottle of Chteau Lafite Rothschild Pauillac!
  14. whitney37354

    whitney37354 Rudolph's Groomer MMC Lifer

    This year I have a panda bear Pillow Pet for DD & I want to get a steakhouse gift certificate for DH. We are going out to eat at a local restaurant that is taking reservations for their upstair banquet facility, so no lines & not crowded!
  15. Minta

    Minta Charles Dickens' Editor MMC Lifer Christmas Crew

    The kids will each get a small boc of chocolates and maybe a new dvd. Hubby and I were not going to do anything but last night he surprised me with dinner reservations aboard the boat Philadelphia Belle for Monday night. I am excited... I will get him a card but not sure what else.

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