Christmas gift ideas for a guy you just started dating
Wannikki Taylor is a professional writer with a Bachelors of Arts in journalism from Temple University.
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If he's into fitness, then a box of nutrition bars can be a fitting gift choice.
Alternatively, give him a small birthday token that you might give a guy friend or brother, such as a sports almanac or a sci-fi DVD set.
Instead, buy him a ticket to a fun yet inexpensive outing.
Consider taking him to the movies to see a new release or to a museum to view the latest show. Pay for his game card and enjoy having a friendly competition to try to beat each other's scores.
Gifts that aren't too romantic and are also relatively inexpensive are good options as well. Give him something that he can enjoy in the present that isn't too heavily directed toward your future as a couple, suggests the Cosmopolitan article, "Should You Get Him a Gift? If he has a sweet tooth, wrap up a tin of homemade cookies or a box of chocolates.
You might also consider taking him for a birthday dessert and coffee at a cafe.
If he's planning to celebrate with his friends at a restaurant or bar -- and you've only been dating for a few months or less -- don't have to feel obligated to attend.
A casual setting is your best bet for this dating stage.
Perhaps you can head to a local eatery for burgers and fries, or put together a picnic basket and go off to the park for lunch.
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