The Best Valentine’s Day Gifts for People with Braces

#1: Flowers

We know, we know.  It’s a little cliché.  But the truth is, most people do actually enjoy getting flowers.  Don’t be afraid to think outside of the red-rose box, though.  Does your Valentine have a favorite color?  Choose a flower that matches.  Want to say something specific?  Use this guide to pick flowers with the perfect meaning.

#2: Ice Cream

A heart-shaped box of chocolates may be traditional, but how about thinking outside the box this Valentine’s Day with your love’s favorite frozen treat?  Whether you buy a pint of your Valentine’s favorite ice cream or take him or her to one of the best ice cream shops in Kansas City , your Valentine is sure to enjoy the braces-friendly treat — as well as your thoughtfulness!

#3: Choose Your Own Adventure

If you really want to make an impression, let your Valentine choose!  Take several envelopes and put different options for activities and/or meals, and tell your Valentine to pick an envelope for each!  The best part is you can save the envelopes not chosen for a different date night — Valentine’s Day Part Two!

Valentine’s Day Meal Ideas

  • Make your own homemade pizzas
  • Visit your favorite restaurant
  • Restaurant hop: appetizer at one place, dinner at a second, and dessert at a third!

Valentine’s Day Activity Ideas

  • Miniature golf
  • See a movie
  • Go ice skating
  • Go to an art gallery or a museum

Valentine’s Day with Braces Can Be Just as Romantic Having braces or a Valentine with braces doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy an awesome Valentine’s Day.  In fact, the best ideas often happen when you’re forced to get a little creative, so think outside the box and have fun! Braces for All Ages at Blackburn & Elrod Orthodontics. Dr. Blackburn has been practicing orthodontics for more than 30 years and loves helping kids, teens and adults gain confidence in their smiles.  If you’re ready to learn more, give us a call at 816-463-8394 , or visit us on facebook!

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