Gift giving doesn't always have to mark milestones and special occasions. Sometimes the nicest gifts you give your wife are just because. Thoughtful gestures mean the most when she isn't expecting anything at all. Show your wife you care every day of the year with a few creative gift-giving ideas.
Knowing your wife's taste is imperative any time you give her a gift. Accessories like jewelry are an old standby that always delivers. Even if she's a woman that has it all, a watch or bracelet is something every woman can use and will be happy to receive. If she loves handbags and scarves, splurge on a designer brand in a style you know she loves. Ask your wife's friends to get ideas for the size, color and style she'll like most.
If you and your wife have small children, or if she works a particularly stressful day job, a day out at a spa might be just the ticket. If your budget allows, buy her a gift certificate to her favorite spa or salon. This way she can choose the service herself and opt for a haircut or a massage. If you want something a bit less extravagant, get her a voucher for a manicure-pedicure at a spa-salon in a nearby city. Ask her to invite a girlfriend to have a girl's day out away from the daily grind.
Night on the Town
In a world where both partners often work full time, quality time alone might be hard to come by. If she's a theater fan or there's a new musical in town, get tickets and book a table at her favorite restaurant. If live music is more her thing or there is a band playing locally that you are both a fan of, buy tickets and surprise her with a night out. Not only will she be thrilled you remembered, it shows you want to spend alone, adult time together on a date.
When you're wife isn't expecting something special, sometimes a special delivery is just the thing. Sending her favorite flowers or a unique arrangement is always sure to put a smile on her face. Sending flowers and candy or a teddy bear with a personalized note shows that you think of her on ordinary days as well as special occasions. Pick any weekday when you're at work and the wife is at home, or even schedule a delivery when you're out running errands and she's home watching the kids.
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