Another idea is to create a jar of love coupons with things like "one free back massage," and "cook my specialty taquitos." She can redeem them at any time.
The Wedding Anniversary Table is well known, but what about couples who are dating?
Make your girlfriend swoon with a unique gift in honor of your dating anniversary.
Whether you want to say "I love you" or "You're swell," Find Gift offers a wide variety of gift ideas.
Prepare yourselves for a night of passion with a gift of sexy lingerie or go the sweet route and create a personalized piece of art featuring both your names.
Tug at your girlfriend's heart strings with a dazzling piece of jewelry that lets her know she is your beloved sweetheart.
A trendy watch or thoughtful jewelry (keep it simple, nothing too expensive or sentimental), dinner at upscale restaurant, or a fancy home cooked meal.
Handbag, dresser valet, perfume, cologne, or a fragrance gift set that suits their taste is also a good choice (Tip for the men: avoid experimenting when giving fragrances, stick to what she likes).
Another idea is to create a scrapbook with mementos from events of your first year together -- movie ticket stubs, a takeout menu or the first card you gave her.In addition to the dating anniversary table, the guys should be sure to check out our What Not to Buy Your Girlfriend guide to improve their chances of eventually making it to the traditional wedding anniversary table someday.Along these lines, be sure to consult our I'm Sorry Table if you forgot your anniversary or were late in remembering it.There does not appear to be a similar universally accepted gift guide or suggested list for dating anniversaries.Some gift stores and websites have created their own lists of suggestions but nothing as widely recognized as the wedding anniversary symbol list first created by Emily Post in 1922.