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I know how much you are struggling with this question in your head, “How can I surprise my husband on our anniversary?”

Don’t worry, this is a confusion most wives deal with almost year after year. To help you with it, in this blog post , I am suggesting you all great ways to impress your partner on your anniversary.

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How Can I Surprise My Husband On Our Anniversary – Here are 22 Best Ways I Have Come Up With For You To Plan The Day Better!

Let’s check out what they are!

Do That One Thing For HIM He Has Been Asking You For A Long Time!

Say your husband wants you to take part in a music competition he thinks you will fare well in, but you resist from doing it because of your insecurities.

But then when you take a bold stride and decide to accept his request, do it on your anniversary day!  You never know how delightful he could get!

Cook His Favourite Meal On Your Special Day

There is nothing special like preparing food your husband will drool over on your marriage day.

Not only will he be pleasantly surprised but also he will start appreciating all little things in your relationship!

Set Up A Meeting With Your Husband’s Long Lost Childhood Friend

Don’t you think meeting your old friend you had lost contact with after so many years can get you excited?

This is what you should do to your partner this wedding day if he had been cribbing to you about this unknown friend for quite a long time now.

Gift Him With An Essential Stuff He Had Been Looking To Shop For A Long Time 

In case your husband has long been looking to change his laptop/mobile/cricket bat/work table OR any other useful thing, get it replaced for him.

You never know how much help you are doing to him!

Surprise Him By Enrolling Him In A Course He Had Long Been Yearning To Study

Not many aspire to do higher studies after their marriage.

But in case your husband is one who wishes to go a level up in his career with a help of a course OR degree, get him enrolled in it. Trust me, it is a great way to surprise your husband on your anniversary!

You Could Prepare A Diary Of Love For Your Hubby Man 

If you are someone who has a way with words, you need to do some in-depth writing for your better-half for your special day.

Be it a poetry OR  a love letter OR a diary , give it your best by putting all your feelings you have for him. For sometimes in life, your pen expresses your heart better than your mouth!

You Could Make Your Kids Do Something Special For Their Father

There is no denying the fact that you are special to your husband. But your kids are a notch more special to him, aren’t they?

This is why you need to blow your husband’s heart in a flick with your children’s amazing drawings OR messages for him.

Make them write their thoughts on colourful sticky notes that could get the environment and the day more vibrant. 

Get Your Husband Do Things He Is Passionate About 

If your husband is a fitness freak but he is yet to do something about it, get him signed up for gym OR yoga classes.

This is how you could surprise him in an encouraging way!

Get Him His Favourite Author Book And Read Together

Are you that couple who loves reading books together?

Then think no further and get your husband that poetry collection OR fiction OR non fiction from the author he never grows tired of reading. 

In fact, you both could strike a reading session together on your anniversary night right after that romantic dinner!

Did you know reading together with your partner has umpteen benefits?

Take Him On A Long Drive And Spend Some Awesome Time Together

There is nothing refreshing than getting away for sometime from your monotonous life in a swish, specifically, on a breezy drive.

This could give your relationship a breather and make a better surprise for your husband on your wedding day.

Bake A Cake OR Pizza With The Special Message

If you are good at baking, prepare your hubby’s favourite cake OR pizza on your own.

Write your anniversary wishes atop and get him swayed instantly!

Invite His Closest Friends And Family For A Get Together

In case your partner is a person who loves chatting away his time with his dearest people, you need to arrange for it on your marriage day.

It is a beautiful way to impress your husband!

Write Affirmations And Stick Them All Around Your House 

In life, you need to take those relationship vows time and again to strengthen it more. Which is the best time to do it other than your wedding day?

“Let’s fight only to cuddle each other later”

“Let’s keep our hearts open to one another”

Affirmations like these can add some extra dose of love to your marriage especially on your anniversary!

In case you are interested , Here are 70 Daily Affirmations for Married Couples!

Decorate Your Home In A Pleasant Way

Home is where you guys live together which means you need to make it more conducive for an anniversary celebration.

Adorn the walls with colourful ribbons, toss heart-shaped helium balloons all around, and arrange for proper lighting and scented candles. It just could work wonders on your special day!

Sing And Dance Together, It Adds A Romantic Touch To Your Anniversary Night

Get the speakers ready with his favourite pop songs to dance through the night.

It is a great stress-buster and could iron out all differences you might have in your relationship!

Spend Some Quality Time Together

How about planning a candle light dinner in his most favourite restaurant? OR beach time?

This can get you guys enough time to hold hands and talk out your heart to each other!

Get Him Amazed With A Romantic Getaway

Is your partner a travel-freak?

In that case, if you have enough budget for a travel plan, choose one of his favourite destinations from his bucket list and execute it right away!

Make A Video With Messages From His Loved Ones

Though a trend everywhere, creating a collated video from messages from your partner’s dear ones could get him in tears.

Trust me, this is such a wonderful way of surprising your hubby man!

How About Making Him Go On A Treasure Hunt For Gifts?

If your husband loves gifts, then you should get a bunch of them according to his liking. Then place clues to find them in places he uses more often like the couch Or the dining table.

Let him go hunting for his gifts all by himself. It will be complete fun!

Start A Good Habit Together On Your Anniversary

Say your partner has been asking you out for a regular walk in a nearby park but you have somehow been procrastinating. 

Now, leave behind all your lethargy, get on your jogging shoes and surprise him right on your anniversary morning. He will freeze in shock!

Make Your Wedding Anniversary A New Start 

Maybe you have not shared all that you have in your heart with your husband. It could be about him, your relationship progress OR even something related to your career. 

Share all of it you have wanted to tell him always in a clear way so that you are able to start your relationship afresh once again on your anniversary day.

Also, this positive approach of yours towards him will get him surprised.

Here is an article titled “Why expressing feelings with your partner is worth the emotional risk?” in, you might find it helpful!

Make That Important Decision You Guys Have Been Discussing For A Long Time

Decision making is something most couples struggle with, no wonder if you guys have been in a fix as well.

Anyway, on your anniversary day, take that final call on a decision you have long been delaying and get things going in your relationship.

This will leave you both astonished at your own confidence!


Use one OR most of these 22 surprises to get your husband awed on your marriage anniversary. 

In case you have other suggestions to add to this list of surprises, feel free to share them in the comments below! I would be glad to hear from you. Happy Wedding Anniversary!