Jump to content

Make me jealous..
What did your DH/DP give you for Valentines


  • Please log in to reply
108 replies to this topic

#1 3'sACharm

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:16 PM

Did you get breakfast in bed?

Roses and Chocolate?

Candlelit dinner?

Proposed to?

Nothing but a kiss?(that's all I got)



#2 -*meh*-

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:18 PM

a box of super mario plushies (yes i actually wanted them and love them) plus a crude card..

I made mega breakfast in bed (which i climbed back in to bed to eat with him),

the brought him a pair of pjs and dressing gown, and a couple bottles of cider. and a crude card Tounge1.gif

we are going out to dinner tomorrow night as the boys are home tonight and he is also working.

#3 notjustyet

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:19 PM

I got a box of pretty pink macarons in assorted flavours. Waiting for DS to be asleep so we can share them.

We don't normally do anything for Valentine's Day so it was a nice surprise.

#4 Peridot

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:20 PM

I got some red roses and some little love duck figurines, which sit nicely next to our handmade birds nest cake topper that was on our wedding cake a week or so back original.gif

#5 Coffeegirl

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:20 PM

Umm nothing.  Not even a kiss or a 'Happy Valentine's'

We don't really do the Hallmark holidays.

#6 Mamabug

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:22 PM

He is away from home at the moment but sent a text message with a phrase that means absolutely nothing to anyone but us. It made me smile and go a bit mushy inside. blush.gif  wub.gif

#7 wish*upon*a*star

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:23 PM

Some roses. A nice surprise as I wasn't expecting anything.

#8 jmaz86

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:24 PM

taken out to lunch and a gift voucher to my hairdresser.

I got him a card and some chocolates.

#9 R2B2

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:25 PM

I'm in the nothing camp biggrin.gif he is away and "forgot" what the date was wink.gif
we've never celebrated it, so its no skin off my nose.

#10 Frau Farbissina

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:30 PM

a napoleon perdis gift voucher. He will usually get flowers but I said to just buy me some another time when you don't feel so ripped off by the price hehe


I booked him in for a massage on the weekend (by a masseuse) .




#11 Leslie Knope

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:31 PM

I got a bottle of wine and I got him some chocolates. We don't normally celebrate it so it was a nice surprise to both of us.

#12 *LucyE*

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:31 PM

Another in the nothing camp. We don't celebrate it and DH only just arrived home tonight after a week away so we've barely had a chance to speak to each other yet.


#13 leo the lioness

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:32 PM

A relocation package which includes a pay rise among lots of other amazing things!

#14 Freddie'sMum

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:32 PM

We had a fight.

Does that count ??



#15 loulou_b

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:34 PM

sweet f.a.
and came home an hour late to boot...

and I even made speccial dessert.


sorry to spoil the fun...just feeling quite low ATM.


#16 Feral Borgia

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:35 PM

QUOTE (Freddie'sMum @ 14/02/2013, 09:32 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
We had a fight.

Does that count ??

Well, that's passion...of a different kind I guess, but still....there's always make up sex!

I got a hand made card...from my son! Yes I know...lame.....but I liked it...


#17 copham

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:35 PM

Nothing! DH left yesterday at 5am and is gone for a 5 week hitch. DS was in daycare today so I shouted myself to a complete new do including colour and cut & got myself a new GHD so I can't complain too much.

#18 jayskette

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:35 PM

I wasn't expecting DH to get/make me anything but he made me a card + bought me heart shaped macaroons... and I didn't have ANYTHING ready to give him! So I made him his favourite dinner lol

#19 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:36 PM

I dropped my DH off at 4am at the airport (he is FIFO) neither of us remembered at that time of day. We don't celebrate it anyway, with 2 kids birthdays either side this month, it's expensive enough without bowing to commercialism.

When he phones tonight we might not remember then either LOL



#20 Floki

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:36 PM

A beautiful set of royal blue sheets. They go fabulously with our  blue and gold silk bed spread from Thailand.

And he will be getting a special dinner when he gets home from work at about 11.30 tonight lol

Edited by Beautiful Warlock, 14 February 2013 - 08:37 PM.


#21 Lady Garden

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:38 PM

QUOTE (Freddie'sMum @ 14/02/2013, 09:32 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
We had a fight.

Does that count ??

We had one yesterday, so I cancelled the dinner out I'd booked for tonight.

#22 angel2010

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:39 PM

Dh doesn't believe in vday - although i tell him it continues to exist despite that original.gif

wedding anni tomorrow anyway wink.gif

#23 Chelli

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:40 PM

I scored some roses that were delivered this morning wub.gif I am very spoilt by DH, and I usually get breakfast in bed every day. I got up early though this morning and made him heart shaped pancakes for breakfast laughing2.gif

#24 unicorn

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:41 PM

Cup of tea in bed and a box of chocolates, my kinda breakfast lol

#25 Feral Grey Mare

Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:41 PM

We don't celebrate Valentine's Day.




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

Recall: Another cot deemed unsafe

Parents are being warned to check their baby's cot is not one of those which have been recalled in recent weeks due to safety concerns.

The truth about breastfeeding and weightloss

Celebrities often state that their post-baby weight loss is down to breastfeeding, and breastfeeding alone. But that's not the reality for all women.

10 weird things little kids do

Most kids have their own personal brand of oddity. It's usually nothing to worry about, but every now and again you might find yourself scratching your head and asking, ?Really? Is that really a thing??

The app that helps detect signs of autism

Parents can assess their children's progress at critical developmental stages, thanks to this new app.

Long battle to learn the truth about Ariana's birth

Cerise and Tim Lawn spent two years fighting to find out how a healthy pregnancy turned into a nightmare birth, and why their daughter now suffers from disabilities she shouldn't have.

Christina Aguilera announces daughter's name

Christina Aguilera and her fiance, Matt Rutler, have welcomed their daughter into the world.

Couple caught in surrogacy crackdown

An Australian couple caught up in Thailand's surrogacy crackdown have said many parents are distraught and facing dire financial difficulties as are they are unable to bring their surrogate-born babies home.

'Tired' mum dies of undiagnosed diabetes

New mum Nicky Rigby thought her exhaustion was due to the demands of looking after her baby. But the 26-year-old was seriously ill with diabetes, and died due to her condition not being diagnosed.

5 co-sleeping myths busted

In case you are co-sleeping with your baby, and all the ?helpful? advice from others is sending you down the slippery slope of self-doubt, let?s bust a few myths on the topic.

When pregnancy takes you down memory lane

One mum-to-be discovers pregnancy hormones can give rise to some surprising emotions.

What?s your love language?

The secret to making your partner feel special is to know which language of love they favour ? and it?s the same for your kids, too.

Returning to exercise after a caesarean

I had my daughter four months ago via caesarean, and I want to get back into exercise. What are some good first steps I can take?

20 signs of a great relationship

The secret to a perfect relationship is admitting you are wrong after an argument, five kisses a day and sex twice a week, a new survey suggests.

Video: emotional 60-second Robin Williams tribute

Take a minute to remember some of the greatest films of your childhood ... and have a few tissues close at hand.

The realities of escaping domestic violence

?Why doesn?t she just leave?? is the common question people ask when trying to understand domestic violence. For many, leaving the relationship is far from straightforward.

Win back some precious time and get FREE coupons

Membership to eBay's Bubs? Corner is free and includes a $10 coupon to spend on nappies each month - a win for multitasking mums!

Download now: Essential Kids Activity Finder app

Got bored kids? Quickly find the best activities for kids wherever you are in Australia with the Essential Kids app.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

Win back some precious time and get FREE coupons

Membership to eBay's Bubs? Corner is free and includes a $10 coupon to spend on nappies each month - a win for multitasking mums!

Do you suffer from Precious Firstborn Syndrome?

Testing ?no more tears? shampoo in your own eyes, warming cucumber sticks so they're not cold straight from the fridge, waking a sleeping baby to check they?re still breathing: these are all symptoms of Precious Firstborn Syndrome.

Ezra's tragic death not in vain, mum says

Little Ezra was a "Harry Houdini" who loved trying to escape the family home. Now, after his tragic death, his parents are doing what they can to help others.

7 mistakes old hands make with new babies

As I sat across the table from my friend ? me, a seasoned mother of three; her, a brand new mum ? I thought of all the mistakes an old-hand parent can make when visiting a newborn baby.

Video: When adults act like children

Ever wondered what would happen if adults were allowed to act like children? This dad's hilarious video clip will give you an idea of what life would be like.

Mums hit hardest as flu cases skyrocket

The number of confirmed cases of influenza in Australia has doubled the number for the same time last year - and women are 25 per cent more likely to get it.

The mum who had four babies in nine months

Feeling exhausted due to the demands of caring for a baby? Imagine the life of this mum, who gave birth to three boys and one girl in just nine months.

Everything baby at Big W

Lowest prices on everything baby, only at Big W. Sale starts August 4 and ends August 20 2014.

Smiggle is painting the town red!

We have 3 Red Smiggle prize packs to give away! Enter by posting a photo of something red to your Instagram.

Mum gives birth at school

Whether they're out of favour traditional names, or the parents were a little creative, here are the least popular names of 2013.

Personalised baby gifts

We've scoured the internet to find gorgeous personalised keepsakes and nursery decor to record baby name and dates. They make great gifts for christenings, name days and birthdays! (All prices in AU.)

 

Mind, body, beauty, life

Making time for me

We look at your wellbeing, covering health, relationships, beauty and fashion, mind and body.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.