Last minute help with your Valentine’s Day card – 187 examples of appreciations for those we love

Help for Your Valentine's Day Card

Ready to write the perfect Valentine’s Day card? Get inspired with 187 real life examples of appreciations for the ones we love.


I appreciate that you stimulate me intellectually and I love it! 

I appreciate you giving me the ideas for my meals!
I appreciate your check-ins at the start of the day and end of the day via text.  They literally provide a comfort that I don’t think you understand.  It’s like a virtual waking up in your arms and going to sleep in your arms.
Appreciate all the effort with the children and house.
Appreciate you driving me home after the party last night.
Baby, I appreciate your dedication in trying to save our relationship.
Cooking dinner last week was nice.
I adore your energy,  vitality and  caring nature.
I always appreciate you in my life. I appreciate the way your always thinking of my needs and wants. I couldn’t ask for a more devoted partner.
I am appreciative of the time you give to spend with me. I appreciate when you go out of your way to let me know you’re thinking of me.
I am appreciative on how well we have been doing and all of your support that I am feeling from you.
I am grateful that you are doing your best to be my best friend and to help me stay healthy.
I am so appreciative of the wonderful dinner you made for me and how you prioritized feeding me after a long day.  Thank you so much!
I appreciate all of the effort you make to call me and email me when you are away at work. 
I appreciate all of the effort you make to make time for me. I appreciate when you make efforts to hangout with my friends. 
I appreciate all that you do for our family. I love watching you play and love on the kids, and how they light up when you enter the room.
I appreciate all the compliments and texts that you send me through-out the day to try and reconnect with me.
I appreciate all the effort and care that you put into making my birthday great.
I appreciate all the effort you are putting in trying to mend this relationship.
I appreciate all the effort you are putting into me as I am putting into you.
I appreciate all the effort you put in to getting the kids ready in the morning.
I appreciate all the effort you put into building me up and helping me become a better woman, regardless of how I respond in the moment.
I appreciate all the effort you put into making a really wonderful, delicious dinner last night, especially that you cooked things you knew the kids would love.
I appreciate all the effort you put into making me feel beautiful, the kind words and soft touches and embracing me in your arms assures me that you care for me.
I appreciate all the effort you put into making money and risking your life for it everyday. I appreciate the way you take care of our son.
I appreciate all the effort you put into making our family operate, you are the heartbeat of this family. I appreciate your honesty and for always keeping me accountable. I appreciate your hugs, your kisses, and your affection.
I appreciate all the effort you put to make this relationship work, especially when things are not good you have stuck with me and agreed to work on things.
I appreciate all the hard work that has went into that garage this weekend. It looks amazing!
I appreciate all the hard work you are putting into getting better and repairing our relationship. 
I appreciate all the little things that you do that make me feel loved. I love the little “love”notes at the end of whatever we are texting, emailing, or talking about on the phone. It makes me feel special somehow. 
I appreciate all the love you are expressing to me daily through your texts. I appreciate all the work you are putting in at home while I am away and helping me by teaching the class. 
I appreciate all the support and input that you were able to give me while I was struggling. 
I appreciate all the things you do for me ( they don’t go unnoticed.)
I appreciate all the things you do for me day and night, just like your trying to make my day a little better all the time. I appreciate the care and thoughts you are always giving me.
I appreciate all the things you do to make our house a home. I love the pictures you put up of us around the house, including our baby and high school photos. I love the reorganizing you do to make everything work and feel cozy.
I appreciate all the work that you did today not only to advance your career, but also to provide for us as a couple and our future together in our home. 
I appreciate all the work you do keeping the house in order while I am away especially the work you do with the youth at church. 
I appreciate all you do to keep our lives healthy and safe.
I appreciate all your hard work with the floors.  They look awesome.  I appreciate you taking out the garbage.
I appreciate your determination in life, how you persevere and keep going no matter what.
I appreciate everything we have shared together over the years.
I appreciate everything you do.
I appreciate everything you do for me.
I appreciate everything you do for our family.
I appreciate everything you do mostly this days i feel you are more open minded with things.
I appreciate having you in my life to take care of.
I appreciate how attentive you are to my needs. From things as simple as bringing in the groceries, to hooking up a hose, to rubbing my back when I’ve had a bad day. All those things make me feel loved. 
I appreciate how concerned you are with my health issues and how you check on me throughout the day.
I appreciate how detail oriented you tend to be. Sometimes, when I get overwhelmed by minutia, it is comforting to have you back me up and wade through that.
I appreciate how easy going you are.
I appreciate how excited you are to build a home together, and that you are willing to compromise and discuss ways to find the best options as a couple. 
I appreciate how gentle you are. You are a careful and caring of feelings and show kindness in how you deal with problems.
I appreciate how great you are at planning and organizing our finances and tasks for the house. 
I appreciate how hard you are trying to be affectionate and thoughtful.
I appreciate how hard you are trying to forgive me. It gives me strength and desire to become a better person. 
I appreciate how hard you work at your job, and how smart you are to be able to do all that you do!
I appreciate how hard you work on keeping our finances in order andn up-to-date.
I appreciate how hard you work to provide for your family.
I appreciate how hard you work while you’re on the road and then still make time for me. You make me feel like you want me to be apart of your day when you are away.
I appreciate how hard you worked and you are a great father. I love how you never think about yourself and we are your life.
I appreciate how hard you’re working to build your business and take away the financial stress of our life. I especially appreciate how you go at it even when you are feeling terrible and would just like to lie down and vege out.
I appreciate how incredibly caring and loving you are. I know that you had a buys day and that you had to get up early and that your pain levels are high, but you spent so much time with me making sure I was okay and talking and even flirting with me, even though you had every right to be ignoring everyone. I felt so loved and taken care of. I also appreciate that you trust me enough to vent and share your problems with me. I want to be there for you always and I’m honored that you’re giving me the opportunity to prove that.
I appreciate how loving and sweet you have been with the cuddles and kisses to wake me up. It makes me look forward to such a lovely day with you!
I appreciate how loving and tender you have been especially this morning. I especially appreciate how much you couldn’t wait to spend time with me this morning. I am so thankful of the yummy dinner you made and for the clean bathroom and kitchen! Thank you!
I appreciate how much love and joy you’ve brought into my life.
I appreciate how much time and effort you put into dinner last night even though you were tired and wanted to rest.
I appreciate how much you are trying to communicate and understand me!
I appreciate how much you do around here, the laundry and cooking and how you are making this not just a house but a home.  I appreciate all the support that you give me.
I appreciate how much you love and care for our children and want the best for them.
I appreciate how much you love me and that I can see the love when you look at me and smile. This is something I have been lacking in my life and I find it in you everyday.
I appreciate how much you planned today and how you knew it takes us a little bit of time with my family. I appreciate you coming in and entertaining my mom.
I appreciate how much you put an effort to make more money for us to have everything we need. I haven’t got enough words to tell you how much I appreciate it. I appreciate that you help me taking care of the house. It is nice to see that we are in this together.
I appreciate how much you put into trying to make me happy every day.
I appreciate how much you think about the family we may have one day. And I also appreciate how much you recognize your limitations and restrict travel when you know you won’t be 100%. I love and appreciate your willingness to take a knee in order to make yourself stronger in the long run. 
I appreciate how much you think of me through your day and you send me links to enrich my life and career. You the best! 
I appreciate how much you try to communicate with me and trying your best! It feels nice to see that you are so serious about us. I appreciate your ability to let things go and move on so fast. I wish I had that skill I hope I can learn from you.
I appreciate how much you want to share your happiness with me in the mornings  – even when I do not want to wake up. I  appreciate all the articles and insights you share about your personality, experiences and opinions to give color to your character and help me understand the complicated machinery of my bun. 
I appreciate how much you’ve done to make your corner of the world better. I recognize that is a way of showing you care about what I value.
I appreciate how open you are spiritual healing.
I appreciate how passionate you are on things you believe in. I know you want to have an impact.
I appreciate how patient and supportive you were in spending time with my friends today.
I appreciate how patient you are when waking me up! You know how much I love sleeping in the short term but I need to work out in the long term. You are the best! 
I appreciate how patiently and gently you came to discuss the concerns I had this morning, especially how much you tried to express and describe your perspective in a way I can understand and emphasize with you. It truly helped me understand the depth of your love, the weight of the effort you have been putting in to ensure the well being of our relationship, and your expectations. Thank you.
I appreciate how strong you are, how much you love our kids, and how you always listen to me.
I appreciate how supportive you have been of my professional growth and career endeavors. Even on the days when others and I doubt myself. You believe in me, and I am truly grateful to you for encouraging me to be and try my best and push my boundaries.
I appreciate how supportive you have been. You have taken on more responsibility than any one person should have to. I love the way you take time to mail me letters that always seem to come at the perfect time. I love the way you hugged me when we saw each other this past weekend and the way you cried when it was time to go back home. I love the way you made me feel like a teenager when we were swimming. I appreciate the first thing you thought of was wanting to make the house and yard perfect before I come home even though that is the furthest thing on my mind.
I appreciate how the last couple of nights we’ve sat and talked. I love talking to you. 
I appreciate how to helped me to sleep last night when I was not in a good place. Your patience comforted me and I really was grateful that you did not yell at me or tell me to pull it together.
I appreciate how you have showed love to me lately by hugging and touching, it feels really good and it makes me feel happy.
I appreciate how understanding and self aware that you are when it comes to understanding yourself and others. 
I appreciate how whenever I ask if you can talk you are always willing to talk with me. 
I appreciate how willing you are to try new things.
I appreciate how you always give me a kiss before you leave in the morning. I appreciate that you never complain about my weird eating habits. And I appreciate how happy you make me even when we just sit upstairs together. 
I appreciate how you always listen and how you’ve never given up on me.
I appreciate how you always remember the specific things I like to eat when you order food and I wonder how you keep it all in your head when you are so busy with work.
I appreciate how you are allowing me another chance. I see your love and appreciate how you support me even through my faults.
I appreciate how you are such a patient person with our children and that they feel safe coming to you when they are feeling like they have made a mistake.
I appreciate how you have been showing love to me lately by hugging and touching! It feels really good and it makes me happy. I appreciate all your help with the house work shopping and parenting!! It means a lot to me!!!!!
I appreciate how you have opened my eyes to so many things, specifically political and social issues. I feel like I have grown significantly in how I view the world and the people in it.
I appreciate how you have taken time the last two nights to work on improving our relationship.  I know it is hard for you to read and it makes me feel like you really care about me and our future.
I appreciate how you left me your shirt this morning so that I can get hugs from you all day while I am busy working away — these small surprises make me so happy.
I appreciate how you make an effort to connect with my family, get along with them and also help them.
I appreciate how you present yourself in attitude and physical appearance.
I appreciate how you stay calm in timesof great pressure and keep everything chugging along. 
I appreciate how you talked to me today after I had a little breakdown. You were very nice and it all made sense what you said! You have been so kind and understanding, you notice me and give me your attention. 
I appreciate how you thought of me this morning and bought me a doughnut. It really helped to pick me up from being down from this morning. 
I appreciate how you took care of cleaning and laundry when you came home today.
I appreciate how you took the children out today to have a great time together while I was able to rest and get some me-time.
I appreciate how you took the time to warm up a meal when I got home today.
I appreciate how you were so happy to see me after work and helpful in making me feel better.
I appreciate how you’ve been doing stuff around the house. 
I appreciate more of your undivided attention.
I appreciate on days that I am moody how difficult that can get and you listen to me, just letting me vent, and heal.
I appreciate our interaction from the moment of good morning, the communication throughout the day, the hugs and kisses, the simple touching as we pass each other, the moment at the end of the days craziness when we lay next to each other, the kiss goodnight, and the comfort of knowing you are by my side as we rest.
I appreciate that we worked out the issue with the mini-fridge. That makes life easier for both of us.
I appreciate that you appreciate me more now than ever…. it shows.
I appreciate that you are a great father and son.
I appreciate that you are an animal lover like me.
I appreciate that you are concerned about my future.
I appreciate that you are determind to make this relationship work.
I appreciate that you are putting more effort into making this relationship work.
I appreciate that you are trying harder and are more pleasant to be around.
I appreciate that you are trying to be more of a devoted partner.
I appreciate that you are trying to do good things for your body like exercising.
I appreciate that you call me during the day multiple times and at night when you are gone. I love and appreciate how we connect with texts. 
I appreciate that you care more about me know than ever before ( thank you ).
I appreciate that you don’t try to change who I am.
I appreciate that you get a big smile when you see me.
I appreciate that you had a nice time last night
I appreciate that you like to keep yourself cleaned up and look nice.
I appreciate that you love me when I am unlovable!
I appreciate that you said “I love you” today. 
I appreciate that you value the little things I do for you.
I appreciate that you want to spend are lives together.
I appreciate that you’ve been here and loved me even when I haven’t deserved it because I’ve been acting crazy.
I appreciate the hugs, backwards hugs, and forehead kisses.
I appreciate the patience you have with me on a daily basis no matter what I may say or do – no matter how irrational I may be, you treat me with kindness and so much love.
I appreciate the positive influence you are for my children.
I appreciate the time and effort you put in to work.
I appreciate the way you go out of your way to make me meals I will enjoy, even if you will not eat them.
I appreciate the way you make me happy with the changes you have made.
I appreciate you acknowledging that you want to treat me better and the effort you are allowing us to spend more quality time together, and the fact you are kind and caring. 
I appreciate you bringing my glass of water to the bedroom last night. Little things mean alot to me.
I appreciate you communicating with me via text today to get together and do the PAIRS DTR.
I appreciate you dealing with my bi-polar/ptsd. I wish I knew what brings it on but I don’t. 
I appreciate you driving to pick up my favorite donuts.
I appreciate you following up on making your appointments for healing mind and body.
I appreciate you for giving us a new kitchen!
I appreciate you getting a good report card.
I appreciate you giving me encouragement to get off my ass and do things.  I really appreciate it!!  
I appreciate you giving me the best 10 years of my life. You are my favorite person!
I appreciate you listening to me after work today. It made me feel awesome.
I appreciate you listening to me vent about work after I’ve had a rough day.
I appreciate you making the bed each morning. It makes me feel happy to come into a clean bedroom. 
I appreciate you sharing your feelings about the car instead of internalizing them.
I appreciate you sharing your weed.
I appreciate you taking care of the house and kids while i am at work throughout the day.
I appreciate you taking the dog for walks. It’s good for both of you!
I appreciate you taking the extra second to give me a kiss before you leave in the morning. 
I appreciate you wanting to include me in your business and work together.
I appreciate your ability to multitask.  I am would never be able to juggle everything you take care of on a daily basis.
I appreciate your adventurous spirit and desire to go on a road trip yesterday.
I appreciate your attempts to ask me questions about my career while on our road trip.
I appreciate your being to explain what was going on with my dad after his heart attack; it really helped to know.
I appreciate your belly rubs and the sweet moments we share in bed late at night.
I appreciate your consistency to treat those you love in the best way you can.
I appreciate your dedication to yourself and how you focus and follow through with your goals.
I appreciate your desire and drive in the bedroom. I absolutely love how adventurous you are and how you like to spice things up and keep things exciting. I feel so close to you and so in tune with your body and mind when I’m intimate with you in that way.
I appreciate your love and your faith in us as a family.
I appreciate your lovely smile and your beautiful eyes. 
I appreciate your patience.
I appreciate your shoulder rubs. They make me feel relaxed.
I appreciate your smile. 
I appreciate your willingness to communicate more with me.
I feel loved and care about when you do small things for me like going to the store for groceries.
I just wanted to take the time to tell you that you have been (will be) the most imporant part of my life. You understand me so well and trust me. That is imporant to me.  Thank You!
I like how you keep our house decorated so nicely. 
I love it when you are making things in the kitchen that I know will taste wonderful. I love sitting and watching birds and geese with you or feeding turtles.
I really appreciated when you put your arm around me at the grocery store. You make me feel like you are so proud to be with me and like you love the feeling of being close to me. That means so much to me because I am so proud to be with you and my heart melts and overflows at the same time whenever you pull me close. I love you deeply.
I really like it when you send pictures to me when I have not requested for it. I admire your proactiveness. Thank you for being you.
I’m so thankful for is that you’ve chosen to walk through this with me. It means the world to me when you choose to include me, to be my partner, to process things, and live life with me, even when you’re going through something so painful.
II also appreciate when you take the baby so I can rest in the middle of the night.
Most of all, I appreciate your love commitment, your honesty, your friendship. I love you.
Thank you for being so loving and patient this morning and evening with me. Taking time to cuddle with me,  washing the water filter, sending me off for the day, being so understanding about me being late for date night and listening to me about my day– all of these things I am thankful to you for.
Thank you for saying that I look hot and good. It feels very good to hear that, maybe one day I will believe it myself.
Thank you for waking me up this morning. i would have been late again if not for that.
Your sense of humor is the best!  I love that we have fun and laugh at ourselves. I love that you get my sense of humor.