One of the most amazing things about being alive is being in love. And while Valentine’s Day is the one day of the year that we get to openly celebrate our love with flowers, candy, hearts, and fancy dinners, it also a reminder that love changes as we age. What was important to a couple in their 30s is not what will be important to them in their 60s. As we get older, love becomes about different things and it’s important to celebrate that love, no matter what age we are. We’ve put together a guide on how you can make Valentine’s Day special at any age.
In Your Teens
First loves are the best, aren’t they? Everything is so new and exciting. Those butterflies you feel as you pass each other in the hallway between classes is as real as it gets when you are in high school. So if you are celebrating Valentine’s Day with your high school sweetheart this year, try to do something other than the traditional teddy bear and chocolates. Take your sweetheart on a hike, go to a painting class, or watch terrible romantic comedies while eating homemade pizza.[Read more…]