Expert Advice: Valentine’s Day Celebration Do’s and Dont’s

Valentine’s Day can be incredibly romantic and take your relationship to the next level or just another holiday. This year make it extra special for you and your loved one. Some extra thought and planning can go a long way towards bringing cupids arrow your way. With so much pressure on the perfect day, here is some expert advice on major Valentine’s Day Do’s and Dont’s.

Don’t Forget Valentine’s Day! Unless you and your partner agreed on not celebrating Valentine’s Day, this is a day you don’t want to forget. Whether the gift is big or small, it is always the thought that counts. For thoughtful gifts that are sure to impress, check out our specially curated Valentine’s Day Gifts.

Do Plan ahead! Don’t wait until the last second to secure a coveted reservation at a new restaurant or have to pick from beat up flowers. Planning the day or special event in advance can take a lot of pressure off of that day. A personalized gift, engraved with a thoughtful poem is a gift they will remember forever. By planning ahead, you can secure the reservation, order flowers ahead of time and even order a special personalized gift with time to spare! This way, if anything goes wrong – you have some time to make it right!

Don’t Give the same cliche gift year after year. Flowers and dinner reservations are nice but can get repetitive and old. Candy and Chocolates, good while they last will be thrown out eventually. This year put a spin on tradition and give a thoughtful gift, try the Love personalized glass vase with this year’s flowers bouquet. This thoughtful gift that can be used for every future bouquet, given all year round. Show them that you were really listening with tickets to a upcoming show or their favorite teams sporting event.

Do Expect not everything to go right. Because of the overall stress of the day, there are bound to be missteps. Don’t let that ruin the big day – Have a back-up plan just in case that restaurant loses your reservation or your chocolates get rejected.

Don’t Stress yourself out over this holiday. Sure, you want to make it special for your significant other or date but this day shouldn’t put you in debt or cause you extra anxiety. Take the stress out of giving a thoughtful and special gift with a personalized picture frame with your favorite photo together or a heartfelt heart shaped plaque engraved with a special poem. Give a gift that will be remembered for years to come!

Do Enjoy the day! Valentine’s Day is a celebration of Love! Whether you’re a new couple finding love or a relationship that lasted the test of time, this day is for you. Take time truly revel in the love you share! This can be a crucial day to take your relationship to the next level. If you are considering proposing, elevate that moment with a personalized proposal box that she can keep for years to come! For special Do’s and Don’ts on proposing on Valentines Day, check out this specially curated and helpful list. 

Whatever your plans are for this loved up holiday, consider our Valentine’s Day Do’s and Dont’s to take your plans to the next level. Sometimes the best gift you can receive are the memories made, so make this Valentine’s Day truly memorable. How do you plan on celebrating this Valentine’s Day?

Top 6 Father’s Day Gifts

Dad’s, the unsung heroes of our childhood, someone to always look up to and there to catch you when you fall. Only a Father can give you tough love and make you laugh in the same sentence! Father’s Day is quickly approaching and you don’t want to be left empty handed. Show him how much you appreciate everything he has done over the years with a special and thoughtful gift personalized for him!

Crystal Gold Plaque for Father 

This exquisite crystal and gold plaque makes a classic and stately gift for any gentleman! Engraved with a heartfelt poem and a sweet message, this is sure to bring a smile to his face. Adorned with gold accents and constructed of optic crystal, this is something he will proudly display for years to come!

Forever my Father, Forever my Hero Keepsake Box 

 

Help keep your father organized with this simple and elegant rosewood box. Engraved with the sweet sentiment “Forever my Dad, Forever my Hero”, this is sure to make him smile every time he uses it. This valet is the perfect size for photos and keepsake and for every day odds and ends. Add a thoughtful message to truly make this a special gift that he will use every day!

Personalized Stone Slate Pub Sign 

Decorate his man cave or garage with a personalized sign! Personalize with his name and special date to truly make it a special gift. Featuring beer mugs and the words “Good Drinks, Good Friends and Good Food” this plaque is sure to be displayed proudly. The slate stone finish is sure to match any décor and looks great on any shelf or bar-top.

Letter To Dad Shadow Box 

This letter to dad personalize shadow box makes the perfect gift for any sentimental father! Featuring a sweet letter of thanks to your dad, for everything he has done for you over the years. Constructed of Andiroba Mahogany and featuring a sports motif, this makes the perfect gift for any dad.

Best Dad Ever Natural Wood Award 

The Best Dad Ever deserves some recognition for all of his hard work and love! Award you Father with this personalized “Best Dad Ever” birch wood plaque. Featuring the words “Best Dad Ever” and adorned with starts, this engraved free standing plaque is sure to match any home décor and will be displayed with love and pride.

World Famous BBQ Cutting Board 

Every Dad is a self-proclaimed grill master! Help him channel the inner pit boss with a personalized cutting board specially made for him. Featuring master cutlery and the standard, surf and turf icons, this cutting board is sure to impress! With the classic design and the functional drip trough around the edge, he is sure to use this for years to come!

Father’s Day is a special day to show your dad or fathers figures in your life how much you care and appreciate them. Surprise him with a special and thoughtful personalized gift, something made just for him. Order now with Father’s Day shipping and get your gift right in time for the special day! How do you celebrate the fathers and father figures in your life? What are your family traditions for this special day?

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas that are Better than Flowers!

Mother’s Day, one of our favorite days of the year! A day where you celebrate the love and care your mom has given you from the day you were born. This day is for celebrating Moms and all of the sacrifices and support they have given over the years. Instead of boring cliché flowers, that every mom on the block will have, why not give her something that she can cherish for years to come? Here at Memorable Gifts, we have compiled a list of great Mother’s Day Gift ideas better than Flowers!

Cook Her Favorite Meal from Scratch 

From a pancake breakfast in bed to a four course gourmet meal made at home, cooking for your Mom can be a sweet sentiment. Between all of the holidays and regular every day dinner, she has done her fair share of cooking for you! Surprise her with her favorite meals or dishes all cooked from scratch and with love! Present her meal with this personalized serving tray, adorned with her favorite photo and a sweet message to make the surprise gesture even sweeter!

Spa Relaxation Day

Treat her to a special day of relaxation and pampering, everyone knows she deserves it! From a Mani/Pedi to a full body massage or facial, a day  to take time for herself is much needed! Help watch the kids or do her daily chores so that she can escape reality and relax. All moms deserve some peace and quiet time for themselves, a day to remind them how strong and beautiful they are!

Photo Keepsake Box filled with Memories 

Mom’s always keep trinkets, drawings, cards and photos from their children’s early years. Handmade cards and drawings from school, photos of special memories to even first teeth and first curls! For a special and thoughtful gift, collect her favorite trinkets, previous mother’s day cards or drawings and photos and put them in this personalized keepsake box. Adorned with flowers, her favorite photo on the lid and a special message, this gift is sure to bring her to tears! A thoughtful trip down memory lane is truly a gift she will treasure for years on end.

Surprise Vacation 

A special surprise getaway can truly be a gift she will never forget! Send her off to explore and create new memories that she will cherish forever. Send her off to reconnect with herself and her significant other, for a truly thoughtful gift. Whether a tropical getaway or a trip across the country to see family, she is sure treasure the memories made. A personalize Luggage Tag makes the perfect surprise gift to send her off for adventure!

Mother’s Day Vase with DIY Arrangement 

If all else fails, flowers are not a always a bad option. Spruce up the boring bouquet with a handmade DIY flower arrangement and a personalized Mother’s Day vase. Adorned with spring flowers and the sweet saying “If Moms were flowers, I’d Pick you..” this makes the perfect vessel for flowers! Make a DIY bouquet out of her favorite flowers and greens to truly make this a special handmade gift! Here are some Tips and Tricks on creating the best arrangement and the best part is that she can use the vase for all the Mother’s Day Flowers she gets in the future!

Mother’s Day is coming around the corner and will be here faster than you know it! How will you show your love and appreciation this year? There are so many ways to show mom that you care. With a thoughtful gift, homemade dinner where she didn’t have to lift a finger or even a pampering spa day! This year, instead of the cliché flowers that every Mom on the block will have; try one of our personalized gifts specially made for mom! How do you celebrate the special Moms in your life? How do you plan on making this Mother’s Day extra special?

 

New Gift Ideas for this Mother’s Day

Mother’s day is coming and every mother deserves some recognition and love! Mothers are the glue of the family and are always there to pick you up when you fall and pat you on the back when you succeed. From Moms to grandmothers to step moms, they play an important role in all of their children’s lives! Mother’s Day, is a day that should stand out and a general day of thanks and recognition. This year, we have curated brand new gift ideas and designs for this special day.

Lenox Oval Platter for Mom 

From the American Classic China Company, Lenox, these white porcelain trays are sure to dazzle.  Classic and refined, this tray is sure to match any home décor. Engraved with their family title and heartfelt message, this tray makes the perfect addition to any mantle or entryway. The delicate vine detailing on the rim of the tray, truly makes this a truly one of a kind piece.

Best Mom Ever Wood Plaque

A unique and fun way to celebrate mom and everything she does is with this Best Mom Ever Natural Birch Wood Plaque. This angle cut piece of natural wood is free standing and will fit on any shelf or mantle. This gift makes the perfect match for the rustic style or farmhouse décor and will be displayed with pride! Personalize the bottom message to make this a really special gift.

Tealight Candle Holder

Mothers are truly a blessing to our lives and created a safe home base for us. Show her your gratitude for being such a blessing with this Personalized Tea Light Candle Holder. Adorned with the saying “Home is where Mom is” could not be a truer statement. The black mirror finish is sure to compliment any home or office décor.

M-O-T-H-E-R Shadow Box

Mother’s deserve the world in return for everything they do, but don’t always get that recognition. Show your mom everything that she is, loving, strong and beautiful among other things, with this special Mother’s Acronym Framed Shadow Box. Reminiscent of elementary school art and mother’s day projects, this heartfelt acronym is sure to be a tearjerker. This shadow box will be hung with pride on any mantle or shelf in her home for years to come!

Keepsake Treasure Box

Mothers always keep small trinkets and treasures from their kid’s childhood. Whether its macaroni bracelet from the first grade or a graduation photo, they are memories they cherish forever. Help them keep those memories safe with this personalized Keepsake Photo Box. The photo frame on the top of the box makes the perfect display for her favorite photo or even her favorite childhood artwork. Adorned with the word “Mother” and the sweet saying “You have filled my life with a beautiful love” this box is a gift she will never forget!

Personalized Bible Cover for Mom  

Mothers are truly a blessing and deserve to be recognized. Honor the faith she instilled into you with this special personalized bible cover. Help her worship in an organized way with this sturdy bible cover. Adorned with a dove wielding an olive branch, the ultimate symbol of peace and faith, this cover is sure to be treasured. Personalize with her name or a special passage to truly make this a gift to be used daily.

From fancy spa packages to handmade macaroni art, there are so many great gifts that the special mom in your life will love. This year, get her something to cherish for rest of her life; something that she can display with pride and affection and remind her of the love of family!  Our new gift ideas will bring any mom to tears of joy and pride and will be cherished for years to come. We are sure to have a Mother’s Day gift for all the important mothers in your life! How do you celebrate Mother’s Day in your family? Do you have any special traditions?

The ONLY Valentine’s Day Gift You Need

Valentine’s Day is coming up and I am sure that is the main stressor in your life right now! Everything from planning a special date at the newest restaurant, arranging flowers and gifts for your loved one has to be stressful! It seems like in this day and age, we have forgotten the real reason for Valentine’s Day, to celebrate the love you have and share with others. Instead of running around and stressing, try a thoughtful and memorable gift. Something that conveys the love you share and can be treasured forever! This heart shaped plaque is the ONLY Valentine’s Day gift you will need this year!

The Only Valentines Day Gift Needed 

This heart shaped plaque is sturdy and will last a lifetime, just like your love! Engraved with your lovers name at the start of the sweet poem:

When I saw you, I was afraid to meet you.

When I met you, I was afraid to kiss you.

When I kissed you, I was afraid to love you.

Now that I love you, I am afraid to love you.

 

Remember, Valentine’s Day is about celebrating the love you have and the relationship you share, not how much you spend on the day! It’s not about how much you spend but the memories you create with your loved one. Flowers die and food spoils, gift something that can be cherished forever, a true testament to your love! Let us help take the stress off this year with the ONLY Valentine’s Day gift you will ever need!