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To ask for emergency Valentine's ideas!

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PuntCuffin Tue 14-Feb-17 16:55:05

DH has never bothered much with Valentine's, nor have I, so mutually unromantic.
He has just Facetimed me from a dress shop to ask if I like a dress he is about to buy me as a gift.
AIBU to ask for ideas of things I can do/buy bearing in mind I am still at work and have to collect kids from school in barely in hour?

peppatax Tue 14-Feb-17 16:57:05

Cook dinner in just an apron and then 'afters'. Free and little prep required.

hoddtastic Tue 14-Feb-17 16:57:06

resists temptation to post 'blowjob'

book a sitter for the weekend, take him out, have fun together, wear new dress this weekend, have wild sex when you get home because you've had such a lovely time together.

Swifey Tue 14-Feb-17 16:57:35

Can you get to an M&S or Waitrose and buy their £20 deal, it's usually very good!
You could buy a massage or treatment online and print it off, or a voucher for dinner somewhere he likes?

PuntCuffin Tue 14-Feb-17 17:06:10

I can just about get to Waitrose. Frantically trying to get some last minute documents to upload before I log off for the day (why do servers always run slow when you're in a hurry...)

PuntCuffin Tue 14-Feb-17 17:39:45

Joined the hordes of wide eyed desperate looking men only to find they had sold out of their £20 meal deals!

Guess it'll have to be the blowjob then, although he only had his annual birthday treat last week

WritingHome Tue 14-Feb-17 17:42:44

I agree - a nice dinner is perfect! Do something quick for the kids and have a lovely treat and a glass of wine or prosecco later.

We usually get the M&S meal deal but this year we had some really nice wine already and I am watching my weight so I bought fillet steaks and will do with mash and roast veg and peppercorn sauce, glass of red and we have a very nice box of chocs unopened from my b'day last week so DIY meal deal!

WritingHome Tue 14-Feb-17 17:43:46

Just buy steaks or sea bass etc - whatever is a treat for you both and a dessert / bottle of wine!

HelenaJustina Tue 14-Feb-17 17:46:18

You can print off Virgin experience or Not on the High Street experience type things... if you need a gift gift

livingthegoodlife Tue 14-Feb-17 17:48:19

Ditto the waitrose meal deal idea

Or pick up a cake/special dessert?

Titsywoo Tue 14-Feb-17 17:56:39

Men tend to be happy with sex - maybe something you don't usually do grin

Sorry that's terribly sexist but generally true.

AuntieStella Tue 14-Feb-17 17:58:33

Get to an offie for a bottle of his favourite?

Plus a tube of love hearts from the closest newsagents.

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