Put Your Heart Into It

It is easy to recognize Valentine's Day offers us an opportunity to give little aspects of tribute to our loved ones and friends. Yet, the key is to honor special relationships with a little bit of your heart.

Here is the definition of Valentine:
1: a sweetheart chosen or complimented on Valentine's Day.
2a: a gift or greeting sent or given especially to a sweetheart on Valentine's Day especially a greeting card sent on this day.
b: something (such as a movie or piece of writing) expressing uncritical praise or affection tribute.*

The idea of celebrating Valentine's Day can be as simple as a cute card, a box of chocolates, flowers, and maybe a fun meal.  Yet, let’s think about celebrating it all week long!

Try This: Put Your Heart Into It

Starting with the 14th, and during the next week, what ways can you give a little love to those around you? Here are some ideas:

❤️ Send a touch - mail a card of good cheer to a friend
❤️ Email a laugh - find a joke online that’s funny and email it to friends
❤️ Text a smile -  use heart emojis to make someone grin
❤️ Call to share - remind a loved one of a good memory of the two of you
❤️ Give a hug - every chance you get, hug someone

You can probably think of other great ways to honor your loved ones.  After a week of thinking of how to put a little of your heart out to them, it may become a habit.  Just think, create a habit of heart!

*Valentine definition: https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/valentine

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