We Go Together Like… | Valentines Inspiration

Skip the (overpriced) dozen roses and box of chocolates and do something clever this year for your sweetheart.  This doesn’t need to be over-complicated or make it look like you tried too hard. It’s about taking the opportunity in our hectic lives to stop for a minute to show our appreciation and affection for the ones we love – be it a spouse, our parents and grandparents, our besties or our children.

We’ve been inspired by our PaperCuts collection of “We Go Together Like…” cards featuring creative cut art, and wanted to share these fun ideas with you. Pair one of these cards with a few simple items to create a fun Valentine experience.

We Go Together Like: Strawberries & ChampagnE

Home Fondue – what’s more romantic than eating chocolate covered fruits while toasting to the good year ahead?

What you’ll need:

We Go Together Like Strawberries & Champagne Card

- Fresh strawberries

- Bottle of bubbly

- And read more about how to prep your own Fondue Date

Cheese & Wine

Wine Tasting is a fun date idea – could find a local tasting room to discover the inner wine connoisseur in you or set up your own little tasting for a romantic night at home!

What you’ll need:

We Go Together Like Wine & Cheese Card

Pair of wine glasses

Few bottles of delicious wines

Snacks like cheese and grapes

Flickering candles

Popcorn & Movies


Of course, a drive in movie date would be perfect if it wasn’t freezing outside. But you could buy 2-3 of your favorite movies and build your own fort to watch movies at home!

What you’ll need:

We Go Together Like Popcorn & Movies Card

Favorite movies

Fresh popped popcorn – could even get some special popcorn cups/boxes

Blankets, pillows and pajamas

Coffee & DonutS

Start the day off right and make your sweet a breakfast in bed!

What you’ll need:

We Go Together Like Coffee & Donuts Card

Fresh pot of coffee

Two large mugs – could make these cute handpainted ones

Fresh made donuts from the local bakery

Campfire & S’mores

Set up an outdoor campfire date or an indoor fireplace date.  There is nothing better than cuddling under a blanket, by a fire, roasting marshmallows together!

What you’ll need:

We Go Together Like Campfire & S’mores Card

Warm fire

Marshmallows, chocolate bars and graham crackers

Or get creative with some fun s’more recipes

Milk & Cookies

It would be especially fun to spend the day with your kids making a batch of yummy cookies.  Then you can enjoy warm cookies and tall glass of milk together!

What you’ll need:

We Go Together Like Cookies & Milk Card

Ingredients for your favorite kind of cookies

Gallon of milk

Apron and baking hat (optional)

Have fun with it!  We’d love to hear what you try and how it turns out!Reminder: Order by Feb 9th to guarantee arrival by Valentines Day.