Difficult, but possible.
Put the stuffed gorilla holding a heart DOWN. It's not fooling anyone.
These ideas take little time and are good the night before or morning of.
Send a dozen donuts.
If you're local try: World's Fair Donuts or kick it up a notch with a dozen Strange Donuts.
Who needs cut flowers? If he or she works in an office, it would be smart for you to be kind to everyone and let your significant other pay it forward. Sharing only creates a better bond.
Get out and listen to live music.
If you're local: Burnin' Love on Art Hill is happening from 4:30-10:30 on Valentine's Day.
If you're looking for a way to start the night or to keep things going, bundle up and head out.
Buy a box of blank cards and stamps. Get glitter and other materials.
And write in them. Write to people you each love and tell them what you think and feel. Talk about who you love and why.
If it's possible, deliver them together.
If it's not, mail them.
Go to a public place and watch
Watch as people in convenient stores, supermarkets, and mall grab anything red, pink, or with a heart on it in wild desperation.
Why not have a nice breakfast or brunch on Saturday together?