6 Covid-safe alternatives to celebrating Valentine's Day without losing the spark

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Valentine’s Day is just around the corner - you know, that time of the year where singles and couples feel pressure for very different reasons.  

While the pandemic may limit your public options for celebrating Valentine's Day with your partner, these suggestions are perfect at-home alternatives to help make the day special. 

Treat each other to breakfast in bed

Make the morning special with a thoughtful spread presentation. You can even push simple scrambled eggs to the next level.

Have a chocolate fondue night

This can help make the day fancy without a lot of expense and cleanup. 

Try an indoor picnic

A bottle of champagne and some imported food can help to provide a romantic picnic at home.  

READ MORE: A Valentine's Day gift guide for homies, lovers, friends because everyone needs love

Get creative

A virtual painting class can get those creative juices flowing.

If you have a significant other, it’s likely that you’ve been locked down for a large portion of this Covid year, so a romantic dinner for two in your living room might not seem so sweet. However, it's recommended that you make a night of it and cook together. 

Send a love letter

If you’re lonely during the pandemic, feel your loneliness no longer. Send a love letter to your long lost love or even just relatives or friends. 

At-home spa day

You can also have a spa day at home. Create a little home pampering with some home supplies and pamper yourself or your loved one. Bubble baths, massages, and hydrating face masks can set the day apart and create connections with your valentine. If you’re separated from your partner this V-Day, you can still be together from afar over a virtual cocktail or games night.

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