A list of birthday celebration ideas for long distance couples
Distance sucks. And it sucks even more during Christmas, Valentine’s Day and special occasions.
If your Significant Other or your loved ones are spending birthday away from home, here is a list of long distance birthday ideas to put a smile on their face.
Long distance birthday celebration ideas
Make a cake and share via Skype
No birthday is perfect without a birthday cake. Since it’s not always possible to send a real cake, why not organize a virtual birthday party via Skype?
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Save the birthday cake recipe so you can recreate the exact same one when you two are reunited.
Send a birthday party care package
Being miles away from a loved one on birthdays is tough. But it doesn’t mean we can’t have fun while we are not physically together.
Put together a birthday care package and fill it with party favors. Send in advance so you can celebrate on the big day.
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Enjoy a long distance game night
It takes a little creativity to make date nights happen in a long distance. If your long distance partner is a gamer, what’s a better day to join his squad?
Sing birthday song and send it to your long distance boyfriend
Hearing your voice will make a long distance birthday less difficult.
Make a surprise birthday celebration video
Record birthday wishes of family, friends and yourself. Send your Significant Other or your loved one to melt his heart!
Sounds a little cheesy? Make a breaking news video to surprise him. He will never see it coming!
Send a sweet birthday message
Words can mean a lot. If you are struggling to come up with something other than “wad”, here is a list of long distance text message ideas.
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A surprise visit
Being able to see you in person will definitely be the best long distance birthday gift. If time permits, go for it!
Cookies and chocolate for the sweet tooth
Birthday is the best time to spoil him with his favorite treats. Long distance relationships can be bitter. Why not make it a little bit sweeter?
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Surprise him with personalized art
Turn a special moment into art that lasts forever. Not an artist yourself? Head on to Fiverr for a unique and affordable design.
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Make him a handmade gift
No gift can beat a DIY gift made with love. Here are 16 long distance DIY gift ideas that don’t require superhuman crafting power.
Send virtual hugs
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Schedule your next visit together
Or plan your next vacation together. Making plans for your future together may just make you forget the distance.
Pick photos together and make a couple scrapbook
Send birthday cake in a jar
Homemade goodies are the best! If it’s not possible, a “just add water” cake in a cup will do as well.
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Schedule a long distance movie night
Pick a movie and use online services like Rabb.it to watch it simultaneously.
Send a funny birthday card
Or write your own with inside jokes that only you two understand.
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Send your LDR sweetheart a matching pajama
So you can wear matching cozy Pj’s during your Skype date.
Make these cute long distance couple wallpapers
Send a long distance gift that will bring you two closer
Send him a photo of you wearing his hoodie
Because boyfriend hoodies are just better.
Create a customized comic book that tells your story
Head onto services like Lovebook online that makes editing a whole book easy. Can’t think of a cuter gift than this one.
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So here are all the long distance birthday ideas. Which one are you doing this year? Tell us in the comment!