February 13 is Galentine’s Day - a day meant for honoring and celebrating female friendships! It’s a no-boys-allowed day to share the gal-pal love. After all, where would we be without our favorite friends, our best buds, our soul sisters? This year, delight your favorite friends with Galentine’s Day gift bags or gift-wrapped baskets filled with goodies that reflect their uniqueness, and drop them off at their doorsteps. Don’t forget a heartfelt note. Here are some gift ideas to get you started:
For the Workout Woman - A water bottle, protein bars or protein powder, bottled smoothies, sneaker socks and facial-cleansing towelettes.
For the Foodie Friend – Some wonderful cheese, a jar of olives or marinated artichokes, artisan crackers or a small loaf of artisan bread, good olive oil and/or balsamic vinegar, exotic herbs and spices, nuts.
For the Wine-Loving Wonderwoman – A bottle or two of her favorite wine, a corkscrew, wineglass charms, decorative cocktail napkins, a bottle stopper and some salty snacks.
For the Pal Who Needs Pampering – Facial masks, essential oils, a scented candle, hand and foot lotion, bath bombs or bath salts and chocolates.
For the Natural Woman – Warm socks, trail mix, hand warmers, lip balm, water bottle and organic face lotion.
For a Book-Loving Buddy – An assortment of teas and a mug, shortbread or other cookies, a cute bookmark, over-the-counter reading glasses, a decorative throw pillow or agift card.
Celebrate the special women in your life this February 13, and keep nurturing your connections every day of the year. (And guys, don’t worry. You just have to wait a day for your special Valentine’s attention. There’s plenty of love to go around!)