When it comes to Valentine’s Day the common comment is its expensive and commercialized. So Tefi and I set out to bring Valentine’s Day on a budget and I think we accomplished it quite well here are three special day ideas that we put together for Valentine’s Day on a budget.
The first idea is a simple inspired fruit salad. We spent about $15 on ours by just getting a watermelon along with some raspberries. Keeping it very simple and easy the proses only took about an hour and a half to fully prepare. This is a great choice to keep it simple and delicious who doesn’t like a bowl of fruit?
The second, idea is
This is the fanciest we got and we went all out for this one. Still keeping the idea of a budget in mind. We started by taking a cheese plate with some oysters and fruit with a bottle of champagne on a bed of hearts and balloons. This sounds intimidating right? Let me brake it down a little. Do do the cheese plate it was a cutting board with some sharp cheddar along with marble jack. Then we took caned clams in a little bowl we had. Put the fruit, crackers and some apple slices on. Took a bottle of $10 wine and presto. Then we got 98¢ balloons and stickers put a white comforter on the bed and a red blanket and we have a romantic seen. Total around $25
Whats Your Valentine’s Day On a Budget
What are your plans for Valentine’s Day? Are you doing Valentine’s Day on a budget? Let us know and for more reading check out this post about Eagle Colorado here