Ideas for 1 year anniversary gifts dating
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Question: My girlfriend and I are about to celebrate our first anniversary since we started dating. —Ben Answer: Congratulations to you and your girlfriend on celebrating your “first anniversary since [you] started dating!
” Your specific phrasing here is intriguing—”since you started dating”—suggesting maybe this is the first in a long list of other anniversaries you and your girlfriend plan to celebrate, such as “anniversary since we first expressed a shared obsession with Farm Ville,” “anniversary since saying ‘I love you’ before we were sure we meant it,” and the never-forgettable “anniversary since the discovery of mutual flatulence.” Or maybe I’m being overly imaginative?
Regardless, my friend, you’ve come to the right place, for I am second-to-none when it comes to gift giving and matters of the heart. The problem is that, for dating couples, there are really no established norms for this sort of thing.
Choosing a meaningful gift is not easy when you’re still getting to know someone. Heaven knows the Hallmark Industrial Complex won’t be providing much inspiration—the romantic gift sector tends to save its most effective guilt-trip marketing for actual married persons, particularly around Valentine’s Day and on wedding anniversaries.