Faith & Family - Cullman, Alabama Spring 2020 - Page 30

• Gift cards. From salons to clothing and hardware to evenings out, there’s rarely a place that doesn’t offer some type of gift certificate or card. Many places have a way for gift cards to be purchased online and mailed or emailed to the recipient, and it’s a great way to support a local business. • Don’t underestimate the written word. Prepare a jar of candies wrapped in pieces of paper that have loving sentiments written on them or write a series of emails with inspirational quotes or special words of love. If you share their preference for reading over writing, see about buying them a new copy of their favorite book or something new to both of you that you can read and discuss together. 30 Faith & Family | April 2020