Are you looking for new, creative ways to show your besties how much they mean to you? This Galentine's Day season is the perfect opportunity! Celebrate the wonderful power of female friendship and turn Valentine's Day into an extra special day dedicated to showing your pals some love. From spa nights at home to virtual brunch parties, we’ve got 5 ideas that will make this Galentine’s Day one your friends won’t forget! Let us help you shower your girlfriends with magical moments that strengthen the bond between you all and remind them just how amazing they are.
Galentine's Day is a special day dedicated to celebrating female friendship. It's the perfect opportunity to express gratitude and appreciation for the wonderful people in our lives who have always been there for us. Galentine's Day is all about recognizing how truly lucky we are to have such strong, supportive relationships with our girlfriends and showing them how much they mean to us. Whether it’s sending an extra thoughtful gift or scheduling a fun night together, taking the time to show your besties how much they mean to you will make this Galentine’s Day one that your friends won’t forget!
Idea #1: At-home spa night
At-home spa night is the perfect way to relax after a long week or stressful day. Taking some time for yourself can make all the difference in your well-being and overall happiness. And there’s no better way to do it than with an at-home spa night! Here’s how to get started:
First, set the mood by dimming the lights and burning some scented candles or incense. Play soothing music and if you have access to one, use an essential oil diffuser for extra aromatherapy benefits. Make sure you have a comfortable seat or space to lie down where you won’t be disturbed during your spa night experience.
Now it’s time for the fun part—the actual spa treatments! Start by taking out all your Keepers Collective products and follow these steps for the ultimate spa night experience:
- Start by gently cleansing your face with our tee tree and lavender-scented Raw Honey Face Wash. Its gentle cleansing properties will leave your skin feeling refreshed and revitalized.
- Next slough off dead skin cells and soften your completion with our decadent Honey Vanilla Lip & Face Scrub made to give you a beautiful glow.
- Once you're feeling refreshed, grab our brightening Beetroot & Honey Face Mask. Start by mixing it with water (a little goes a long way) or if you're feeling fancy go search your kitchen for olive, avocado or coconut oil.... all great natural alternatives to use as your mask’s base. Once mixed, apply to face and let set until hardened, then gently rinse off with warm water and a wash cloth.
- Now that you’ve cleared up your complexion it's time to moisturize and nourish your skin. Reach for our nutrient-rich, Luxe Face & Hair Oil. (Don't forget to give a little love to your scalp by massaging a few drops in while you're at it! )
- Top it all off with one our uniquely flavored Lip Balms to keep your lips hydrated and nourished all night long!
Idea #2: Brunch party
Brunch parties are a great way to bring people together and have a memorable time. They are easy to plan and perfect for any occasion, whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, or just a casual gathering with friends. Brunch parties usually involve getting up early and making some delicious brunch dishes, such as quiches, pancakes, omelets and French toast. You can also set up a mimosa bar or an assortment of juices for guests to enjoy.
To really make the occasion special, you can buy a few decorations such as balloons, streamers or even table cloths that match your theme. This is also a great opportunity to get creative with food presentation - use fun serving platters or arrange ingredients in appetizing ways. Once all the food is ready, it's time to gather the guests around the table so everyone can enjoy the meal together!
Brunch parties often last several hours since they typically start early in the morning and end late into the afternoon. Guests usually have plenty of time to socialize while enjoying their favorite foods and drinks. And if you’re feeling extra generous, you could even treat your guests to some small gifts like candles or mugs at the end of the party - they will surely appreciate it! All in all, brunch parties are always an enjoyable way to spend quality time with friends and family while indulging in some delicious dishes.
Idea #3: Crafting or DIY project night
A crafting or DIY project night can be a great way to get creative with friends, family, or even coworkers. During this type of event, participants are encouraged to bring their own supplies and craft ideas to the table, and spend some quality time together while creating beautiful projects. Depending on who’s involved, a crafting or DIY project night can take on countless forms. It could be an informal gathering in someone’s living room where everyone brings their own crafts for an evening of fun and camaraderie; it could be an organized event held in a studio or other rented space that provides detailed instructions for making a specific type of craft; or it could involve teams competing against one another to create the best craft projects based on a certain theme.
No matter what type of crafting or DIY project night you choose to host, it will provide the perfect opportunity for everyone involved to express their creativity and gain valuable skills in the process. In addition to being creative and learning new techniques, participants also get to enjoy socializing and networking with others who share similar interests while they work on their projects. Crafting nights offer plenty of benefits not only for those attending — such as increased confidence in their abilities — but also provide hosts with excellent opportunities for teambuilding and improving communication within groups.
Idea #4: Movie night with snacks and popcorn
A movie night with snacks and popcorn is a great way to spend quality time with friends, family, or even just by yourself. Not only does it make for an enjoyable evening, but it also offers up some additional benefits. For one thing, it's a great way to bond with your loved ones and build relationships. Watching a movie together can be a great opportunity to discuss the film afterward to strengthen your connection.
Plus, there's no denying that snacks are such an integral part of this kind of experience! Curling up on the couch with a big bowl of popcorn is an absolute must no matter what type of movie you decide to watch. Whether you’re into chocolate bars, chips and dip, or something else entirely— there’s no wrong snack choice when it comes to movie night.
And while watching movies can be fun in itself, having the right atmosphere makes all the difference. Things like dimmed lights and comfortable seating can turn a regular viewing session into a true cinematic experience! So grab some cushions, pop some corn, and settle in for the perfect night in.
Idea #5: A day for outdoor activities
When it comes to outdoor activities, there's something for everyone. From hiking and biking trails to kayaking and fishing trips, it's easy to find something to do outside that fits your interests. Whether you're looking for a chance to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life, or just want some time with family and friends, there are plenty of options to choose from. For those who are feeling adventurous, there are rock climbing courses, obstacle courses and zip lines available. For those who want a more relaxed experience, why not take a leisurely stroll through the park? There are plenty of picnic spots around too!
One great idea is having a dedicated day for outdoor activities – this could be anything from camping trips in the woods to beach days or even visiting a local state park. This would help create an appreciation for nature and stress-busting activities like yoga or meditation can also be done outdoors. Not only does spending time outdoors have physical benefits such as improved moods, but it can also provide mental health benefits like reduced stress levels. Taking time out of our busy schedules to focus on exploring nature can help us reset our minds and bodies.
Organizing an event such as this could be done easily by finding one central location that has multiple activities available, such as a nearby lake with boating opportunities or a large grassy field that could host sports like volleyball or Frisbee golf. If you plan on inviting others, make sure to come up with some fun group activities like orienteering or scavenger hunts that everyone can take part in. You don’t even have to leave your house – think of setting up backyard games such as horseshoes or badminton tournaments instead! A day spent enjoying the outdoors is sure to provide everyone with lasting memories that will last far beyond the actual day itself.
Friendships are special bonds that should be celebrated and cherished.
Celebrating your friendships can help you appreciate the amazing people in your life and strengthen the connection between you. There are lots of ways to celebrate your friendships, from throwing a party or going out for dinner to something more low-key like a picnic in the park or an afternoon of crafting together. No matter how you choose to honor your friends, it’s important to recognize their value and make sure they know how much they mean to you.
Getting creative with the way you celebrate your friends is part of the fun! Look for unique ideas that fit the type of friendship that you have – if you’re all movie buffs, why not host a movie night? Or if one of your friends loves coffee, take them out for coffee and catch up on life. If time and distance are a factor, send them something thoughtful in the mail, like a homemade card or gift box full of goodies they’ll enjoy.
Think outside the box when it comes to celebrating your friends! Put together an at-home spa day with essential oils and bubble baths; plan a scavenger hunt around town; go on an outdoor adventure; bake some delicious treats together; take turns hosting game nights; spend an evening stargazing; create photo albums; coordinate group vacations...the possibilities are endless! Just remember to keep it about what brings everyone joy rather than what costs money. It’s always good to mix things up every now and then so that everyone can look back fondly on these memories for years to come!