But not everyone is on the road to marriage, nor does everybody necessarily want to be.
Another idea is to create a scrapbook with mementos from events of your first year together -- movie ticket stubs, a takeout menu or the first card you gave her.
We also have a great selection of couple pillowcases and body pillowcases for a traditional 2 year anniversary gift of cotton.
Your one-year anniversary is the chance to let your girlfriend know how important she is to you and how amazing this past year has been.
Question: My girlfriend and I are about to celebrate our first anniversary since we started dating. —Ben Answer: Congratulations to you and your girlfriend on celebrating your “first anniversary since [you] started dating!
” Your specific phrasing here is intriguing—”since you started dating”—suggesting maybe this is the first in a long list of other anniversaries you and your girlfriend plan to celebrate, such as “anniversary since we first expressed a shared obsession with Farm Ville,” “anniversary since saying ‘I love you’ before we were sure we meant it,” and the never-forgettable “anniversary since the discovery of mutual flatulence.” Or maybe I’m being overly imaginative?