No matter who your best friend is – another mother in the school playground, your spouse, your sibling, someone who you’ve known for years from a past place of employment or even an older relative, it can be worthwhile to treat them once in a while. Doing this can help them see just how you care for them, provided you think of a wholesome and thoughtful treat.
When we think about gifts, we often think about receiving, but seeing the pure reaction of someone we truly care about can be just as enjoyable as anyone splashing out on us. While, of course, money is never a factor as far as this is concerned, this effort may one day increase the likelihood of receiving something nice in return.
If you wish to express your gratitude and to do so in a beautiful manner, it can sometimes be hard to think of ideas. While giving anyone your time is perhaps the most beautiful thing you can do, due to its limitation and the idea of being with that person instead of anywhere else in the world, you may find some utility in the following advice:
Head To The Theatre
The theatre is a much more visceral experience than heading to the movies, and because you likely go much more infrequently, this can really stand out as a wonderful thing to enjoy. Of course, ‘choosing the alternative’ may seem like giving up on the things you most like in order to experiencing something new with a friend, but you’re hardly losing out. With amazing London Theatre tickets, you may find yourself attending a range of shows to make you laugh, cry or smile more. This can be cathartic in the loving presence of your best friend.
Schedule A Road Trip
A road trip is more than just going from A to B and potentially stopping off for food midway. It harks back to something humans need yet we rarely get enough of, and that’s exploring our surroundings. Perhaps pick up your friend, with a couple of days off work, and drive in a singular direction. Jump into some local towns, or visit some landmarks. See what shows are operating nearby, and see them. With a small camper van, or a set of last-minute hotel deals, the idea of a passionate traveling time can be very enjoyable.
Return To The Place Of Your Meeting
A great and novel idea you can enjoy is taking your friend and finding your original meeting place. For instance, if you met in college, heading back to your old campus town and looking around, going for a beautiful meal, or drinking in your old haunts could be a great idea. For your husband or wife, it might be that this could be a romantic adventure, perhaps visiting the lakeside park where you realized you were in love with one another. When you return to the place of your meeting, the phenomenal treat will write itself.
With this advice, we hope you can connect with those closest to you.
Disclosure: This is a collaborative post.