Are you crafty or creative? Sometimes people highlight words or phrases in books that speak meaningfully to them. To give a fun gift, find some highlights and have them made up into chalk art.
Keep an eye on your preferred airline’s specials throughout the year (this page from Southwest, for example) and surprise your loved one with a trip to somewhere new!
Get some quality time together by taking your friend or spouse to AIRE baths—a very cool and relaxing spa and/or massage experience you can have together!
For the person who feels loved through Physical Touch, consider giving a back scratcher or massager that you can use to administer some relaxation sessions.
Create and give a personalized article of clothing to someone you love. Make it meaningful by incorporating something that is significant to them.
Turn off all your devices, sit down together, and engage in good old-fashioned conversation! Also check out “101 Conversation Starters for Couples” or “101 Conversation Starters for Families.”
Find a local or online trophy shop and create a customized trophy for a friend or relative. Be creative and fun, but most of all, make it personal!
Write a list of genuine, specific compliments or affirmations on individual scraps of paper and put them in a jar, so they can be opened and read whenever your loved one needs a pick-me-up.
Does your loved one relish sweetened southern iced tea? Check out the Alabama Sweet Tea Company for gifts they'll appreciate on any occasion!
Children love stories—especially when they are read aloud together. Imagine how surprised they will be when the next storybook you read together is all about them!
Does your loved one love a particular sports team? Pick up a hat or a jersey you think they would look great in, or get yourself a matching one and cheer them on together!
Take a cooking class with your partner! Side by side, you are sure to give and receive many touches. Make it a point to be close and have fun. Check out this site for classes near you. Bon appétit!