celebrating love during a pandemic

celebrating love
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Love is beautiful and needs nurturing as it is the element upon which lives thrive. With the much-awaited Valentine’s season being here, it is fair that you take the time for celebrating love by pampering and reminding your loved ones how special they are to you. However, celebrating love with this year’s Valentine’s Day it will be different following the impacts and effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Most people may not get to travel to their planned destination to celebrate the season. Moreover, some may not receive that expensive gift or treat from their loved one as they always do due to the financial constraints facing many people today. Additionally, you may be among the people celebrating love indoors due to the laws and enforcement such as lockdown to curb the virus. Despite how the pandemic affects you this season, aim to turn the situation around and get the most from it by simply celebrating love. Valentine’s season is a special moment to rekindle and nurture your love. Besides, love knows no dangers or pandemics; therefore, make the best of this season remarkably by implementing these three tips.


It goes without doubt that lack of money is the most challenging factor facing many people right now. The fact is, most couples may not afford to celebrate their love as they always do during this year Valentine’s season. But you don’t have to feel bad if you cannot afford to get your spouse the most expensive gift in the universe. Purpose to employ creativity in your deeds, and you will have your partner satisfied and loving you more. Furthermore, it’s the giving heart’s intentions that matter and not the gift’s size or price. 

Therefore, instead of spending loads of money to tour the world in this uncertain time, opt for celebrating love at local destinations in your hometown that will have you spending less. By doing this, it will save you the financial resources that you need for survival post valentine’s period.


As you get all excited to showcase your love, kindly remember that COVID-19 is real and very present in people’s lives; as such, take the necessary precaution to protect yourself and your loved ones from contracting the virus. If possible, don’t entertain visitors in your house during this season; it would be best to order food online to eat at home instead of going out to crowded restaurants. Wear masks when going out, keep your distance and wash your hands now and then.

With these simple deeds, you will be able to celebrate love and stay safe from contracting the deadly virus.  


You don’t have to wait for Valentine’s Day to make your loved ones feel special; make it a norm to celebrate love occasionally. Simple deeds such as uttering the words “I love you” often, respecting your loved ones, and being supportive will go a long way in nurturing your love life. Therefore make it a habit to love those close to you wholeheartedly and truthfully. Show love this valentine’s season unconditionally, and your life will be blossoming within no time.

Try the above tips today to help you make this season a memorable one.



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