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Anniversary Celebration Ideas
Your wedding anniversary is a magnificent time to celebrate your marital relationship, lovingly recall the past, and anticipate your future together. Give your anniversary the exclusive attention it is entitled to by making a big deal of the day. These anniversary celebration recommendations will help to ensure your special occasion memorable and romantic.
You know the old convention of preserving the top tier of the wedding cake to eat on the first anniversary? It is a time honored tradition, yet who really would like to eat a piece of cake that has been withering in the back of the fridge for the past twelve months. A great rite to begin on your first wedding anniversary is to order a small cake in the identical flavor as your wedding cake. Shoot ahead and save the top tier to open on your anniversary, but then eat the fresh cake with your sweetie. Ordering a mini cake to share is a great thing to do each year on your wedding anniversary. Get a nice bottle of Champagne to go with it, and salute to the good times you have shared, and the fun times still to come.
Jewelry is always a marvelous gift for a special occasion. An extraordinary way for a husband to show his wife how much she means to him on their anniversary is to treat her to a special piece of jewelry. Or, he can take his wife out to a fancy restaurant for a sumptuous anniversary dinner, and then just "happen" to stroll by that Raleigh jewelry store after the meal.
Sometimes the most meaningful anniversary gifts are labors of love. A lovely idea is to assemble a collection of your preferred photographs taken in the year since your last anniversary. This would be a marvelous tradition to kick off on your first wedding anniversary, and to do for each anniversary that follows.
When a person is stumped for a desirable anniversary gift, a good place to get inspiration is the traditional lists of anniversary gifts for each year. Use the list as a starting off point, and then put a personal spin on it. The traditional first anniversary gift is paper; think of all the things that could mean: tickets to a play, the itinerary for a fabulous trip, or a museum membership card. The possibilities are boundless, as long as you keep the interests of your spouse in mind as your guide.
Remember that experiences are a wonderful way to honor an anniversary. You could go camping, plant a vegetable garden together, go skydiving, or dispatch the kids to the grandparents and enjoy a quiet weekend alone. As long as you are together, your anniversary is sure to be very here special.
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