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6 Things Girls Love to Receive On Valentine’s Day

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Few days are left for the most awaited festival of the year i.e Valentine’s day and it feels like just last week we were enjoying new year gifts and now here we are already in the mood for Valentine’s day. Many boys totally got perplexed when it comes to buying a gift for their girls for Valentine’s day. If you are among those, then don’t worry, we have found your salvation in this article.

 

 

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There is a perception that girls only love to receive expensive things on Valentine’s day, however it is nothing like that. Actually, girls are not interested in how much amount you spend on them, instead the amount of thought that you put behind it. Yet it is good to dresses up and have a night filled with mushy cliches, this is not consistently realistic and, genuinely has very less meaning in retrospect.

There are so many ways to profess your love, affection, care and romance to your girl so without further ado, here is a list that explains what your girl will love to receive on Valentine’s day.

 

Your Attention

Being with the person whom you love unconditionally is the perfect gift that everyone desire. So, guys your girl actually want your attention on Valentine’s day. Take her out for dinner or long drive or a short picnic to her favorite place. So, spend quality time with your girl on this day. Admire her and have a wonderful chat with her. You can even tell her the depth of your love.

 

Order her Favorite Valentine Cake

Celebrating Valentine’s Day with a cake would make the day even more special. So, a Valentine cake is must have the element for this romantic day. Give a kick start to Valentine’s day by cutting her favorite flavor cake. If you are thinking whether she will like it or not, then forget it, girls always love to a sweet beginning on Valentine’s day and what could be more sweeter than a tempting cake? So, go ahead and gift a delicious cake to her on this day.

 

Make her Feel More Special than Before

As compared to earlier days, you should make your girl feel more special. Let your girl know that she is the only one in this world for you. Avoid those things on Valentine’s day which she dislikes. Promise her that you will always take care of her, no matter what is the situation.

 

 

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Bouquet of Flowers

A gorgeous bouquet of flowers would make one excellent Valentine’s Day gift. If you can’t decide on what to go for, try ordering a lovely Valentine’s Day bouquet of flowers to be delivered to her doorstep first thing on the big day.

 

A Life-Size Teddy Bear

Girls favorite soft toy is teddy bear. So, this Valentine’s day make your girl blush with a life-size teddy bear. Pamper her by presenting a cute and cuddly life-size teddy bear. It is the best Valentine day gifts for your girl that you can gift her without giving a second thought. This teddy bear will always remind her your hugs when you will not be near to her.

 

A Message Note

Every girl wants to know the reason why their partner loves them. So, this Valentine’s day, tell her the reasons why you love your girl a lot. Write down the reason and gift to her. This message note will bring a huge smile because she will come to know the reason why you have fallen in love with her.

What do you think of these gift ideas for Valentine’s Day? Please share your thoughts.

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Decorating the home this Christmas on a Budget

I noticed most of our neighbours had their Christmas decorations up pretty early this year. We noticed decorations going up from as early as middle November, and I couldn’t understand why they were putting up the decorations so early (oh the electricity bill). But I think many people are just so excited about Christmas and I don’t blame them. I have been looking forward to this Christmas for some months now. It has been a very busy year with lots of ups and downs. So I am eager to chill out with my loved ones, listen to Christmas songs and watch the beautiful Christmas light. I am also looking forward to eating lots of yummy food in my home clothes and watching the kids get all excited as they open their Christmas gifts.

My son has been counting down to Christmas for weeks now, and he is getting really excited that the big day is now only a few days away.

 

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Christmas Decorations

When it comes to Christmas decorations, we like to make more of an effort now that the Kiddies are older and more aware of the season. We had our Christmas decorations up and ready first week in December, which is very early for us. So the Christmas Tree and all its ornaments, indoor lights, the wreath, and we even got some new stunning outdoor lights from Amazon this year. The outdoor lights are battery operated which is great as I don’t like to deal with wires everywhere, and I find them easier to install, and cheaper to operate.

 

DIY Christmas Decorations

The Kiddies also made some DIY Christmas Tree ornaments at school the other day, and they look amazing on the tree.  DIY Christmas decorations is something I would love to do more of with the kids. It is a bonding experience with the kids and I think the DIY decorations add personal touches to the overall look of the house this season. It also helps that the twins really enjoy making them as well. Plus, it is an affordable way to decorate the house.

We got the twins involved in decoration the house this Christmas. They took part in decorating the Christmas tree, and it was fun to see how excited they were being involved.

Grandparents can also get their grandchildren involved in decorating their home. It is a great way to have fun and spend time as a family.

 

 

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Decorating the home this Christmas on a Budget

Christmas is one of the most expensive times in the year, and the pressure is on for many to make it a memorable one for the whole family. Christmas decorations play a big role in the festivities, so it makes sense to ensure you decorate on a budget. Here are 3 ways you could go about doing this –

 

Don’t decorate too early

Putting up the Christmas Decorations in November is just too much for me. I think the first week in December should be the earliest time to get them up. Anything before that is way too early and expensive.

 

Switch the lights off

We switch off our indoor lights when we go to bed and our outdoor lights go off in the day time. I see many people who leave their lights all day and I wonder how high their next electricity bill would be.

 

Use battery operated lights where possible

Like I previously mentioned, our outdoor lights are battery operated. I got the lights from online some weeks ago, and the kiddies really like them. The lights came with a tiny remote control which is super handy. I popped in 3 Duracell batteries as soon as the lights arrived and they are doing the work perfectly. I find battery operated outdoor lights cheaper and easier to have around during Christmas.

 

 

How did you go about decorating your home this season? Do you have any budget Christmas decoration tips to share?

 

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Growing a thick skin as a blogger

Being a blogger opens you up to all sorts. You get the admirers and the trolls. The great comments, the shades and the in your face insults. The job comes with both as we expose our creation (whatever it may be) to the whole world. So if there is one thing you need to have or work on asap as a blogger, is to grow a thick skin. Blogging is not only about writing. You have to spent a good amount of time promoting your blog and social media platforms, especially in the early days.

 

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Putting your blog out there is essential in order to make a name for yourself. These actions usually attracts more eyeballs to your blog, which is a good thing. But then the trolls find you, and if you are not strong enough, the rude comments may stop you blogging altogether.

 

Growing a thick skin as a blogger

So how do you grow a thick skin as a blogger. I have been blogging for almost 6 years now and I have had a few rude comments but not as many as I thought I would if I am being completely honest. Which is a good thing I guess. I had most of the trolls in the first year of my blog, which I found surprising. I guess their aim was to kill the little confidence I had in my blog back then. I also have a feeling some of the trolls knew me in real life, which I find really sad for them.

 

Here are three ways you could grow a thick as a blogger.

 

Carry on anyway

I know how hard it can be. But the key to growing a thick skin as a blogger is to ignore the negative comments and carry on anyway. Delete any rude comment and block any troll on your social media platform. There is no need trying to have a conversation with them. The only aim of the troll is to make you feel bad about yourself and what you do. And that is because they feel bad about themselves. Don’t let them project their negative thoughts on you. Ignore them, use the delete.block option and carry on anyway.

 

Work on your self-confidence

In order to be a successful blogger you have to work on your self-confidence. This bit is very important. If you have no self-confidence, you wouldn’t be able to carry on anyway when the negative comments start rolling in. Once you have self-confidence and believe in your work, no one can get to you as much as they would if you don’t have any. You have the key to your self-confidence, use it.

 

Don’t take things personally

It is incredibly hard to not take things personal when people are nasty towards you, but you must learn not to. Nasty people live nasty lives which is why that is all they can give. Do not let them project their frustrations and bitterness on to you. Instead see right through them and keep it moving. Do not entertain or engage their negative energy.

 

What are your thoughts on growing a thick skin?

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