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Long Distance Relationship

  • Food Delivery Man

    Long Distance Relationship Ideas: Food Delivery

    My boyfriend and I have been dating for about 5 months now. I live in Texas and he left recently to go to school in Idaho. I think about him often and I always think of ways to show it to him. Well, tonight, I looked up on Google places in his town that deliver […]

  • Kisses At Night

    LDR Gift Ideas: Kisses At Night On Travel Pillow

    I met a wonderful man a while back, and we live some distance apart. He would miss my kisses at night, so I came up with an idea that will never keep him from my kisses again. I bought an extra-large travel size pillow with a white zipper case to put it in. I went […]

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    LDR Relationship Ideas: Keeping The Sparks Flying

    In a long distance relationship, like I have been for some time now, and by the way, the love is still as strong as in the beginning, it is important to keep the sparks flying. Sending enticing, provocative, and sensual e-mails on a whim is sure to keep your loved one anticipating what’s to come. […]

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    LDR Gift Ideas: Just a lil’ sumthin’

    My boyfriend lives 3000 miles from me for the next 6 months, so I like to send little things to him through the mail, just to let him know that I care. One of the first times we met, I made him a cup of tea in a thermos and brought it over to where […]

  • Jar of Joy

    LDR Ideas: Jar of Joy

    My boyfriend and I only have been going out for a little under two months, but we started in pretty seriously. He lives only an hour away, but with school for both of us it is hard. For our first month relationship anniversary I asked him what his favorite color was. Then I bought a […]

  • Intimate Phone Conversations

    Sexy LDR Ideas: Intimate Phone Conversations

    My boyfriend and I are separated by the wide Atlantic Ocean, so occasionally we will call each other and talk intimately to one another, which is second best to actually having him here in the U.S. Since then we have decided that after we’re together we’ll pick up separate lines in the house and continue […]

  • If You Were Here

    Inexpensive LDR Ideas: If You Were Here

    My girlfriend and I were in a long-distance relationship, and I wanted to send her a little reminder from me. I made a little card on the computer that had „_____ would be more fun with you here” printed on the front. Inside, I made a list of all the things I do that would […]

  • I Love You Stones

    LDR Ideas: I Love You Stones

    My boyfriend and I have just recently entered into a long distance relationship. I wanted to let him know how much I love him, and that I am thinking of him always. So, I went to Wal-mart and bought a small „treasure chest” shaped box made of cardboard. I painted it a shimmery blue. In […]

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    Sensual Long Distance Relationship Ideas: Hotel Surprise

    My boyfriend and I have a long distance relationship. One year, I decided to do something really special for him. He was coming to visit me at school for the night so I got my roommates to give him a small note as soon as he got there that told him to go to the […]

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    Long Distance Relationship Ideas: His And Her Picture books

    My boyfriend and I live far apart. We recently spent a whole week together in the Black Hills and took lots of pictures. Before he came I bought two blank books with metal covers and had them engraved with our nicknames for each other on the fronts. At the end of the week we put […]

  • Long Distance Relationship Gift: Here With Me

    My boyfriend and I live far apart from each other, and we only get to see each other two or three times a year. When we do get together, one of the things that I love the most is listening to him play the piano. It’s also one of the things that I miss most […]

  • LDR DIY Gifts: Heart Calendar

    My boyfriend was leaving so he wanted to do something special for me before he left. He got a piece of foam poster board and cut it into heart shape. Then he got a heart stencil and another piece of silver poster paper. He stenciled hearts on the silver paper. Then he took a razor […]

  • Long Distance Relationship Visit: Guess Who’s In Town!

    My boyfriend and I have been together a year and a half and we live about 2 1/2 hours apart. The first time I went to his house I decided to go a day early. Since he was working when I got there, his parents let me in and I decorated his room with poems, […]

  • Long Distance Relationship Valentines Day: Golfer’s Valentine’s Gift

    My boyfriend and I have a long distance relationship (4 hours away) and I have to work on Valentine’s Day. But what I have planned for him is a heart shaped candy box without the candy. I have plastic golf balls in the place of the candy with love notes painted on them, (he loves […]

  • Long Distance Relationship Ideas: Give Me A Hand

    I met my husband through the net, just before, we had a long distance relationship, we kept on sending sms to each other everyday, aside from phone calls, chatting and emailing since we were living apart in 2 different continents. One time I sent him a snail mail with which I made a drawing or […]

  • LDR Gifts For Him: Get Creative!

    My boyfriend and I had been together for 8 months when it became time for him to leave for college 2 whole states away! I wanted to give him something to show him how much I truly love him and wanted to stay together. I’ve always been very artistic (I’m now an art major) so […]

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    Long Distance Relationship Gift: Find Your Way Back To My Heart

    My boyfriend attends the United States Military Academy at West Point and he is the most difficult person to buy things for. He is outside during the summer doing things. One year, for his birthday, I bought him a compass and engraved the initials C.S. Baker on the back of it. Then I wrote a […]

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    Long Distance Relationship Digital Gift: Far Away Flowers

    My boyfriend lives 6,000 miles away. I met him while he was a foreign exchange student at my school. Everyone told me it wasn’t going to work, but it has so far. Anyway, I found on the Internet where I could send flowers and a stuffed animal to him. I know flowers and stuffed animals […]

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    LDR Digital Birthday Celebration: E-mail Birthday Celebration

    My boyfriend was in India on work and was meant to be there for a only a month. But things weren’t turning out well, and he ended up staying there for about four months. During this time it was his 33rd birthday. I had to re-plan my previous ideas of a romantic day out for […]

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    LDR Outdoor Date Idea: Do the Unexpected!

    I’ve been in a LDR for the last 3½ years now, and I only get to see my boyfriend twice a year, if I’m lucky. I went down to California to see him for a couple weeks and because he was working most of the time, we didn’t really get to go anywhere. He knew […]

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    Long Distance Relationship Summer: Decorative Envelopes

    The first couple of summers my fiancé & I were dating, we happened to be apart. To make the distance shorter, we sent each other cards every week. We would each decorate the outside of the envelopes with meaningful or funny symbols of our relationship. To find different ideas took a lot of thought, but […]

  • Long Distance Relationship Date: In Box Response

    I loved this idea, thank you! I was getting ready to send off some homemade muffins anyway. Now I’ll add tea bags and one of my hankies with my perfume scent. A romantic movie that I own and wanted to share „The Notebook” as I know he can relate from family history.(And even though he […]

  • Long Distance Relationship Gift Ideas: Cross-Stitched With Love

    My online love and I lived in 2 different countries, I sewed a cross-stitch for him with an eagle’s eye, wrapped it nicely with ribbon and sent it to him along with a nice card. He absolutely loved my work, he even framed it by himself and now it’s hanging on his bedroom wall. I […]

  • Long Distance Relationship Gift: Countdown

    My boyfriend is in the Air Force, so we didn’t get to see each other very often. Once we knew when we were going to see each other, I would make him a countdown. I would cut out hearts on different colored papers and write, “I Love You” or something sweet on it, along with […]

  • Long Distance Relationship Gift: Coloring Book Make-Up

    My boyfriend of 6 months lived 2 1/2 hours away. He had done something to upset me, so to make it up to me he colored pictures in a coloring book, ripped them out, and sent them to me with a little „I’m Sorry” message in the mail. He scored major “smooth” points with that, […]

  • Long Distance Relationship Christmas Gift: Christmas Wish Come True

    I go to school about 2 hours away from my boyfriend’s. For Christmas, the girls I live with all decided to exchange names and do a Secret Santa thing. We put up a list of stuff we each wanted. Jokingly, I wrote my boyfriend’s name on the list. The day of the exchange, the girl […]

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    Long distance gifts: Charming Reminders

    I’ve been in a long-distance relationship for the past 15 months. My girlfriend and I try to see each other every two months, but money to fly is becoming as issue. When we do get to be together, we try to create lots of memories. I also started buying little charms to remember important things […]

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    Long Distance Relationship Advice: Candy Messages

    Since my boyfriend and I don’t go to college close to each other, we have to find interesting ways to spend time together. Last year, he had one of my friends give me a bag of chocolates from him. This particular kind of chocolates had a cute, romantic message on the inside of ever wrapper. […]

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    Six-month anniversary gift: Box Filled with Memories

    My boyfriend and I are 5 hours apart. I am in college and he is working full time. For our six-month anniversary I made him a box filled with our memories. I took a tennis-shoe box and covered it in red paper. Then put our picture on top and glued valentine conversation candy on top. Then […]

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    Long Distance Relationship Tip: Because I Couldn’t Be There

    I have been working overseas and my boyfriend is back in the states. He just moved and he got to take a cross-country trip. We had always talked of doing this together and I was sad to talk to him as he was making his trip alone. Well, about two weeks later, he flew out […]

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    LDR Valentine Gift: Bearly Gone

    My boyfriend and I met the first day of college, and it was love at first site. We had spent everyday with each other and were absolutely crazy for one another. After our first semester he decided to go to a different school. We no longer would be able to see each other on a […]

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    Long Distance Relationship Sexy Gift: Audio Pictures

    I have a wonderful friend who lives in VA & I live in KY so we’re now in a long distance relationship. We work for the same company but have become close over the last 6 months. We’ve met on several occasions about halfway or at work events. He had given me all kinds of […]

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    Long Distance Relationship Anniversary Gift: Care Package

    I was going to school in Florida and met my boyfriend early my senior year. We started living together after a few months and by the end of the summer I had to move back home.In our long distance relationship we tried to celebrate every monthly anniversary and since it was going to be our […]

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    Long Distance Relationship Tip: Abscence Makes The Heart Grow

    My boyfriend is in the Army and I go to military school. We don’t get to see or talk to each other all that much. On top of that our homes are along way from each other – I am in South Florida and he is in New Jersey. We write a lot but it’s […]

  • Paper stars

    LDR DIY Gift: Thousand Stars

    I was on vacation with my family, and I was really missing my boyfriend back home. I started folding sheets of paper into stars to pass the time. When I got back, I asked him if he knew how to fold a paper star. He didn’t, so I showed him and then pulled out the […]

  • What's your story?

    LDR ideas: Story About Us

    I did this for my guy, and it was truly enlightening! It always helps if you have some theme, for example: you have gone to the snow together. You make a collage of pictures, notes, emails, etc. Then write a story to them about it. It really shows how much it meant, and it’s creative! […]

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    Long Distance Relationship Christmas Gift: Song For Everyday

    My boyfriend and I had been dating for four months when our relationship became a long distance one. He went to college in Arizona and I went to college in New York. That Christmas, we couldn’t be together, but I came up with a really awesome idea for a present. I picked out 25 songs […]

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    Rose in the Dark

    One Valentine’s Day, my baby couldn’t be here so he sent me a package. In the package was his watch that I love and a note saying, “Think of me when you look for the time.” Then he sent me a rose in a glass that lights up with fluorescent colors. He knows I’m afraid […]

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    Photographed Weekend

    My boyfriend and I were living 10 hours away from each other during our summer break from college. We only got to see each other once a month due to our work schedules. One weekend when we got to see each other, we wanted to do activities we have never really done before using the […]

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    Message In A Bottle

    My girlfriend and I currently live apart from each other. I wanted to send her a special note in the mail, so I came up with this idea. I got a clear plastic soda bottle, and took all the wrapping off it. I typed up a note to her and printed it on some paper […]

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    Hug and Kiss

    My boyfriend was away at boot camp on our 2-year anniversary, so his family gave me all of my presents. I got cards all day and when I got home, I received balloons with a teddy bear. It was holding Hershey’s Hugs and Kisses. Since I wouldn’t see him for 37 days, there was a […]

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    A Simple YES!

    This is a little bit more expensive than some of the other ideas on this site, but it is still fairly cheap. When my fiancé left for boot camp in July I thought he would be home in eight weeks, only to find out he was going straight to „A” school and I would not […]

  • Bunch of letters

    A Letter a Day

    My boyfriend had to go out of state for work for a month and it was going to be our first time away from each other. He surprised me a few hours before he left by giving me a stack of 30 different colored envelopes tied together with a ribbon. Each envelope contained a letter […]

  • Girl taking picture

    A Day in the Life

    My boyfriend and I are in a long distance relationship. And when I say long, I mean long. I’m in Canada, he’s in the States. We’re 3479 km apart, or 2330 miles. And it’s difficult to see each other because we’re both in school. I start to miss him a lot if I haven’t heard […]

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    99 Kisses of Love

    Currently my boyfriend and I are in a long distance relationship. So, giving him little gifts isn’t always as convenient and easy to do if you’re sending it across the country. One day when I was particularly missing him I went to Wal-Mart and bought two packs of Hershey’s kisses. I then bought a little […]

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    101 Times Better

    My sweetheart and I have busy schedules and sometimes it’s hard to get together as much as we’d like. One day he texted me and told me his week had gotten 100 times worse; a parents of his was in the hospital. Not knowing what to do (we were newly dating at the time) or […]

  • Laptop video watching

    „Date Night”

    My boyfriend and I have been together for almost 2 years now and only see each other for a week every 3 to 5 months. While we are away we like to have what we call a „date night”. What we do is both go and either rent or buy the same movie and call […]