Marriages are never perfect. However, there are things that spouses can do to make their home life more enjoyable. Husbands are not always easy to understand. That’s why when you are in a marriage; it is best to take things one day at a time. But when it comes to his anniversary day, you should put in all the effort.
Here are some tips on how to make your husband’s anniversary day even more special.
1. Make a Special Dinner Reservation
You will need to plan ahead of time if you want to make dinner reservations for his anniversary. Luckily, the earlier you book the reservation, the better your chances of getting one. There are several romantic restaurants that you can go to.
However, if he is from out of town, it might be best to choose an ethnic restaurant. Men usually like to try out new foods, so make sure you check to see any Indian or Chinese restaurants nearby. Avoid booking them on holidays like Christmas and Thanksgiving for your best chance of success.
2. Leave Him a Sweet Treat on His Car
This may be something that only works if he has an extra-long commute to work or if he happens to take a different route home each day. Leave him a sweet treat on his car seat like a donut or some candy. If you feel more ambitious, this might be the perfect opportunity to make his favorite dessert and bring it to him.
If this works for him, definitely have a treat waiting for him every day leading up to his anniversary. This can also be done with other modes of transportation besides a car.
3. Create a Memory Book
If it’s been more than a year since you’ve done this, now is the time to sit down and create a memory book. Make sure to include shots of memorable occasions throughout your marriage and some childhood photographs.
You could also include a photo collage of some of your favorite memories as a couple. You can hand-write a note to him about how much he means to you or even write him his own personal love letter. This is a great way to show him your appreciation for all the little things he does.
4. Go on an Anniversary Trip
If you can afford it, try booking yourself and your husband into a lovely and romantic hotel somewhere far away from home. It doesn’t need to be somewhere fancy, but it should be somewhere with plenty of activities for both you and him. Try picking a location that’s not too far away because if he has never been there before, he will surely enjoy the novelty of seeing a new place.
5. Make a List of Things You Love About Him
Sometimes, it is hard to remember all the details about what you love most about your husband. If you’re having trouble with this, sit down and start writing everything from his fantastic sense of humor to how much he loves his family. You can even include simple things like the way he brings you coffee each morning if that’s something that makes him stand out from other men in your eyes.
6. Surprise Him with a Gift on Your Anniversary Day
The most important thing you can do for your anniversary is buy him a gift. Try working around a budget if money is tight so that you don’t go overboard with spending on him either. Just make sure that the gift you choose is something he will cherish for years to come. If you’re not sure what to get him, look around online or at other stores for some inspiration.
7. Get Him Some Roses on Your Anniversary
You can make this romantic gesture even more special if you do it on his actual anniversary (rather than Valentine’s Day). That way, he’ll know it was done specifically with him in mind rather than just being a “random” act of kindness.
8. Remember the Details About His Love Language
Remembering things about your husband’s love language goes far beyond just giving him birthday gifts or Christmas presents. It involves doing thoughtful things throughout the year that show how much you care about him and appreciate everything he does for you.
He’ll feel so loved and special if you do these small things to help him remember just how much he means to you. When it comes to your anniversary, you should put in the effort. Make your husband feel extra special on his day with these tips.