How to survive the birthday of someone you just started dating
If the guy you're dating has an upcoming birthday, you might be stumped when it comes to gift ideas because after all, he isn't your "boyfriend" yet. Spending a lot on lavish gifts and a pricey dinner are generally inappropriate at this stage. Also, you don't want to plan anything overly romantic or too personal either. Instead, celebrate his birthday like you would for a close friend. Ask your guy how he plans to celebrate his upcoming birthday before you plan anything. Perhaps he doesn't make a big deal about his birthday and just shrugs it off.
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Here are 3 easy ways to handle the situation properly. Everyone has been in this situation: You just started dating someone only to find out their birthday is right around the corner. Awkward, right? Here you are, with a new relationship and just as you're getting to know the person, their birthday rolls up out of nowhere and leaves you wondering about the gift. Plus, a gift can say a lot about your feelings — are they lukewarm or red hot? The pressure to nail the proper gift that says how you feel without going overboard or being underwhelming is more stressful than obsessively checking your phone for a text, an email, or even gasp a call back.
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Jennifer B. Rhodes May 19, Dating 0 comments. It has happened to me many times. You meet someone two or three weeks before your birthday and awkwardness ensues as each person tries to navigate the expectations of an upcoming birthday before you are an official couple.
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