I have a pretty spotty track record with Valentine’s Day Gifts.
The first year we were dating, I bought the woman I would marry a box full of astronaut ice cream. You know, that freeze dried stuff they give to kids at museums? I thought it would be a fun, quirky gift that sidestepped the corniness of flowers and boxes of chocolate and other such nonsense.
Well, it wasn’t exactly the grand romantic gesture my then girlfriend (maybe almost then-ex girlfriend) had in mind. She got over it, thankfully. And I’ve improved my gift giving skills considerably since, with a surprising number of well-executed gifts purchased in Springfield.
A partial list follows.
A bottle of Shiraz recommended by a staffer at the .
Neil Gaiman’s book “The Graveyard Book,” purchased at .
A box of candy in the shape of an Atari 2600 Controller, purchased at .
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim for Playstation 3, purchased at .
Top 20 High Schools In New Jersey: Union County…
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something