Do you want to make your special someone feel special today?
Well, wait no more as 3rd October is National Boyfriend Day! Yes, a day devoted to the love of your life. Whether your relationship is new or a decade old, this day will give you a chance to make him feel loved and appreciated.
A boyfriend is that special friend who understands you and supports you in all your endeavors. You share your most prized moments with him and create beautiful memories. He is someone you can count on. So this is the time you can let him know he’s valued and cared for. Show him what he means to you and thank him for always being there for you.
National Boyfriend Day 2021
National Boyfriend Day was first celebrated on October 3, 2012, started with twitter appreciation posts by a group of Twitter users with the hashtag #NationalBoyfriendDay, so this is an internet-generated day.
The term ‘boyfriend’ was first used in the year 1909, which meant “woman’s paramour”. This literally meant a woman’s romantic interest. And it was in the 1920s that people started dating as compared to the early twenties where people had courtship periods. With time, courtship faded and people became interested in the idea of dating.
There are some very interesting days in different countries that celebrate relationships. One of the countries is Japan, where White Day is celebrated exactly a month before Valentine’s Day on March 14 and is celebrated reciprocal to Valentine’s Day, where a person returns their gifts to the one who gave them those gifts on Valentine’s Day.
In a similar vein, in South Korea, Black is celebrated on April 14, where people celebrate not getting any gifts either on Valentine’s Day or White Day. They celebrate being single.
In a recent survey, 59% of people are of the opinion that online dating is a nice way to know people. This is especially true in today’s times when everything has turned digital, from working at home to attending classes online, we live in a digital world.
56% of men have been found to discuss marriage after being in a relationship for more than six months. If he stays this long, he is most probably there to stay for long so buckle up and get ready for a journey together!
In a recent survey by a Los Angeles PR Firm, the two most desirable qualities a woman looks for in her boyfriend are loyalty and honesty. One needs to be committed fully when they’re in a relationship.
Saying I Love You by 1-3 months is the norm these days. 14% of people like to sit and chill watching a movie and Netflix together while 21% like making it special by cooking dinner or planning a date night together.
And when you’re in a relationship, you fight for them and sometimes that means you fight with each other too. According to reports, the most common reason for a fight between two people is their communication problem. 1 in 4 women says dishonesty is something they can’t tolerate.
How to Celebrate National Boyfriend Day 2021
Whether he likes to sit at home and watch a movie or he likes going out on a shopping spree, this day is all about him and you have to make sure he feels special today.
There are so many ideas that can be done in order to bring a smile to his face. The most important thing is that you have to know what he likes and dislikes and voila you’re good to go! From golfing to fishing, it all depends on what he is fond of.
To help you a little, here is a list of ideas that you can do to brighten up his day:
- The simplest and the easiest is to cook some dinner for him and set up a beautiful corner in your house and watch a movie together.
- What else can be done is that you gift him some coupons of the places he likes, for instance, spa coupons or adventure sports coupons, and let him enjoy his day.
- Go out and shop for him with his favorite brands.
- Go for a professional photoshoot and get it framed.
- Surprise him with a scavenger hunt.
- Gift him with something he’s been wanting to buy for a long.
- Take him out for a concert or an event of his choice.
- And most importantly, let him know that he’s loved!
Whatever you decide just remember it’s not easy being a boyfriend. From remembering anniversaries to keeping that toilet seat down, he does it all for you so spend this day with him and surprise him in ways he’ll cherish forever!