WHAT TO GIFT: A weekend getaway — whether it's to a far isle or just two towns away — will get you out of whatever rut you've found yourselves in.

After three years together, we think an expense like this one is no longer risky ...

Seeing as these excursions require a bit of advance notice and sometimes even a trip out of town, you'll want to wait until the 6-month mark before springing for a pair.

Assuming your man's got a solid head on his shoulders, a book will make for an excellent gift at any stage of your relationship.

Just be sure you've actually read the book in question before gifting it; awkward subtext, whether intentional or unintentional, likely won't go unnoticed.

Whether it's been decades of wedded bliss or you've simply been with the same partner since way back when, those "just because" gifts can still have a huge impact on your day-to-day happiness and appreciation of one another.

We like the idea of something personalized; a desk-side photo calendar, which brings into play both your most cherished memories and the ever-romantic element of time, is a perfect choice.

You're new beau's birthday is coming up, but even with six dates under your belt, you barely know the guy — let alone where the relationship's headed.

Are you really expected to whip out the wrapping paper and ribbons?

While the conventional ones seem boring and cliché, it's not always possible to shell out a lot of money on something unique.

On this page, you will find articles with information about different creative, as well as affordable gifts you can get for your near and dear ones.

If his mom's in the picture, go on, get carried away.