Valentine’s Day Survival Guide: Tips for Singles & Couples

February 1, 2024

Romantic gift of heart shaped chocolates with a bouquet of roses.

Love is in the air, and Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! Whether you find yourself flying solo or in a relationship, this One on One Matchmaking: Valentine’s Day Survival Guide has got you covered. Let’s make February 14th a day to remember – regardless of your relationship status!


Galentine's Celebration with 5 friends sitting on the couch.

Cozy self-love night in with a bowl of popcorn, wine, & charcuterie board with a movie playing in the background.Self-Love Celebration

Take the opportunity to spoil yourself! Treat yourself to a spa day, eat your favorite meal, or binge-watch that TV show you’ve been putting off. After all, the most important relationship you have is the one with yourself!

Galentine’s Gathering

Meet up with your single friends for a night of laughter, fun, and maybe a little bit of mischief. Celebrate your friendships and create memories with your found family!

Explore Your Passions

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to explore your hobbies and interests. Whether it’s painting, writing, or playing the guitar – lose yourself in the things that bring you joy, not sadness!

Couple holding heart-shaped balloons.


Couple on date stargazing.Plan a Surprise Date

Surprise your partner with a thoughtfully planned date! It could be a romantic dinner at their favorite restaurant, a spontaneous road trip, or a cozy night in with their favorite snacks and movies. The element of surprise adds an extra spark to the day!

Nature Escape

Escape the outside world and spend quality time with each other in nature! Whether it’s a hike, a picnic, or simply stargazing, the beauty of nature provides the perfect backdrop for a romantic date.

Exchange Handwritten Letters

In a world heavily reliant on technology, there’s something incredibly romantic about handwritten letters nowadays. Take the time to express your feelings on paper and exchange heartfelt letters with your significant other.

Valentine’s Day is the perfect opportunity to celebrate love in all aspects of your life! Whether that’s taking the day for self-care, spending time with friends and family, or going on a romantic date with your significant other, embrace the day with a spirit of love and appreciation. Happy Valentine’s Day from One on One Matchmaking!

If you’re ready to start your own journey to finding love, fill out a profile here or call (404) 888-1118 to schedule an appointment with one of our matchmakers! Who knows, the next Valentine’s Day might be spent with someone special!