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Special days, like Valentine’s Day, can be difficult for a stay at home wife who doesn’t make money of her own to splurge on the love of her life. I know from my own experience and I’m happy to announce that I’m hosting the Surprise Your Valentine Giveaway, running from January 28th through February 3rd, 2014.
Before I get to the giveaway, I want to share some frugal ideas of how I have celebrated Valentine’s Day as a stay at home mom and then share some other ideas with you from the sponsors of this giveaway. I hope you hop over to their post and get some free, frugal and extravagant ideas of how to surprise your Valentine, just incase you are the luck winner!
Several years ago, I started a tradition for our evening together… at home.
After I have made my husband the dinner of his choice and served him his requested dessert, we enjoy some cuddling together with the children (our other Valentines) and share what we love about each other, before we watch a movie together.
Once the children are in bed, the mood changes and I turn my focus on my Valentine! He tends to the fire that we enjoyed with the children, being sure that it last for a while for our evening together.
Then he settles in for a once a year body massage!
I purchased a big bottle of massage oil and a palm massager. If you have never given a body massage, you may find that learning a few useful massages could be beneficial. Then again, if you are looking to make the evening one that will please your Valentine, you may want to skip the useful book and get a book for pleasure massages instead.
The way we spend our Valentine’s Day is more about each other and time together, then where we are and what we are buying for each other. And I love it!
Are you ready for some other Valentine ideas? I hope so! You will want to check out:
- Surprise Your Valentine Giveaway
- A Valentine Surprise Giveaway Your Will Love
- 5 Simple Valentine Gifts for the Mom With Young Kids
- Splurge on a Romantic Dinner at Home and a Giveaway
- Surprise Your Valentine with Fabulous Gluten-Free Treats
- How to Surprise your Tech Savvy Valentine
- Tips for a Frugal Valentine’s Day
- The Ultimate Valentine Surprise
- Valentine Giveaway Fairies to the Rescue
- 50 Fun Date Ideas
- Romantic Winds are Blowing Your Way for Valentine’s Day
Now time for the Surprise Your Valentine Giveaway! We want to say “Thank You!” to Applebee’s for sponsoring one of our giveaways, with a $50 gift card, perfect for a Valentine dinner or a family dinner. You will want to check out their new kid’s menu, even if you leave the kids home! You can stay up with what’s new in the neighborhood by following them on Facebook and Twitter!
Also included in this Surprise Your Valentine Giveaway is a $200 Amazon Gift Card!
To enter this giveaway, you must be 18 years old and living in the United States. Winner will be notified by email, on February 4th and will have 48 hours to claim their prize before a new winner will be chosen.
Ready to enter?