10 things you can do for a love one to show your appreciation
1. Give them flowers
Yes, both genders appreciate flowers
2. Find a chore they don't like doing and do it for them. Don't tell them.
Laundry, dishes, cleaning the bathroom
3. Cook breakfast for them
Bonus - you get to wake up early and work on your morning routine.
4. Order takeout one day
Preferably on a day of the week when they are struggling for ideas on what to make for food
5. If you have kids, take the kids and give them a day to themselves
6. Purchase two copies of a book they like to read
Read it with them. Discuss. Ask questions.
7. Look through a cookbook together and note which recipes look interesting to them
Then make it the next time.
8. Note down something that they need or want
They might say they need a new water bottle or mug. Find a chance to buy it for them.
9. Write a card
Doesn't have to be a special occasion, just write a card and tell them how much you appreciate them
10. Take them out for a nice dinner
Go somewhere nice. Dress nice. Take pictures. Find that 'date' magic you used to have.