It's one of the best investments you could make in your marriage. Jot down a collection of words that tell the story of your marriage. The answers to the clues will all be about your marriage (where you went on your first date, the name of his best man or her maid of honor, the year you married, etc.).
A friend who did this says, "Now every afternoon from about 5-6 we sit on the porch and enjoy coffee together. Remember to bring some of your favorite music, plus a camera or phone.Also make reservations to end your special day with a romantic dinner for two, at home or at a unique restaurant. Make a DVD or slide show with pictures of your best vacations together. If you decide to stay in town, ask a favorite hotel or lodge about their romantic anniversary packages.Include background music with some of your favorite songs. You may want to go out of town for a trip—and it doesn't have to be just for the weekend.something fun and memorable that you both would enjoy. Take your sweetheart on a "mystery trip." Be creative: Travel to another city for a romantic meal …enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner at three different restaurants in three different towns, etc. Visit some of the places you enjoyed when dating, engaged, and newly married.
Include some pictures of the two of you along with memorabilia from the past year. Husbands, take your wife to the exact location where you proposed.