You've just started seeing someone, things are going pretty well, so far at least, and then, BAM , you find out it's their birthday. You consider breaking up with them, just to get out of the whole ordeal—maybe they would take you back in a week, once their birthday has passed? Probably not—better not risk it. Don't worry.
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Raise your hand if you looked at today's date and panicked when you realized how soon V-Day is. Now, keep your hand raised if you also just started dating someone and are feeling twice the pressure to find the perfect first Valentine's Day gift for your boyfriend. As if finding a present that fits the stage of your relationship wasn't hard enough, now you've only got a few days to do it, but don't stress! Thanks to online shopping with overnight shipping and stores like Walmart , Target , and Nordstrom that offer curbside pickup, you have plenty of time to find the right Valentine's Day gift for your boyfriend. Shopping for your S. If things are still new and you've only been together for a matter of weeks, try a lighthearted, funny gift. If you two have been spending lots of quality time together, then go with an experience gift that you can do with each other.
How should you handle Valentine’s Day if you’ve just started dating?
Anyone will tell you when it comes to ending a relationship that there are two paths you can take: the high road, and the low. You can either drop hints and slowly back off, or you can be bold and call it off. With as little ego bruises as possible, of course. With this method, you also give permission for your partner to faze you out of their lives as well.
Last Updated: February 4, References Approved. With experience in academic counseling and clinical supervision, Klare received her Master of Social Work from the Virginia Commonwealth University in There are 10 references cited in this article, which can be found at the bottom of the page.