Celebrate Love at Home: 20 Memorable Anniversary Ideas, Pt. 1
Time to read 3 min
Time to read 3 min
Anniversaries are a special occasion to celebrate love and commitment. However, planning a grand celebration at a restaurant, stay-cation or even a holiday may not always be feasible or desirable. Sometimes you want something quiet and low key that's just the two of you. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways to make your anniversary right at home.
In this article, we’ll share 20 creative anniversary ideas that will help you celebrate your love in a special and intimate way.
Take a trip down memory lane by recreating your first date. Set up the same ambiance and order the same food. If your first date was at the movies, see if you can find the same one on Netflix. Share memories and reminisce about the early days of your relationship.
Spread a blanket on your living room floor or backyard and have a romantic picnic. Pack your favorite snacks, drinks, and a cozy blanket. Add some candles and soft music to create a romantic atmosphere.
Spend the day cooking a fancy dinner together. Pick a recipe you’ve always wanted to try and make it together. Dress up for the occasion and enjoy your culinary masterpiece with a nice bottle of wine. Gentleman, add an extra touch of class to this one by being extra chivalrous towards your lady friend.
Watch your favorite romantic movie or binge-watch a romantic series together. Make some popcorn and cuddle up on the couch for a cozy night in.
Expert Tip: Have a warm shower together before, spending time washing each other and connecting before the movie.
Create a scavenger hunt with clues leading to different parts of your home, each with a small surprise or gift. The final destination could be a romantic candlelit dinner or a gift that you’ve been wanting to give your partner.
Run a bubble bath for two and enjoy a relaxing soak with your partner. Add some scented candles, wine, and soft music to make it extra special.
Enjoy a fun and competitive game night with your partner. Choose your favorite board games or card games and spend the evening playing and laughing together.
Transform your home into a spa and pamper each other with massages, facials, and other relaxing treatments. Set the mood with candles, soothing music, and aromatherapy.
Create a memory box together with mementos from your relationship, such as photos, love letters, and ticket stubs. Add to it each year and reminisce about your journey together.
Set up a wine tasting at home and sample different varieties. Ask your local wine shop for recommendations, or buy a variety pack. Research the different grapes, smells, and tastes of each wine. Make sure to have some cheese and crackers to pair with the wines. Enjoy the evening by talking and learning about each other.
Pick a project that represents both of your interests. Whether it's a piece of furniture, a painting, or a sculpture, you can bond over the experience of creating something together. Make it even more special by adding meaningful details, such as incorporating a special message into your design. With a little bit of creativity and effort, you can have a unique piece of artwork that you can both cherish.
Having a romantic night in doesn’t have to be expensive or complicated. With a little creativity, you can enjoy a night of intimacy and romance right in the comfort of your own home. Try one of the ideas listed above and you’ll be sure to have a night.
Remember, the point is to reconnect as a couple, to recall days past together, to laugh at the mistakes you made and celebrate the wins you’ve achieved together. The point is not to just have sex, however, in our experience moments like this do usually lead to intimacy so its best to be prepared if they do. Browse our CBD sex lube products to make sure you have what you need when the time comes.