By the time you reach the one year dating anniversary you are into a “serious relationship” and should probably put a tad more thought into your anniversary gift for your partner.

Your first anniversary gift is an opportunity to memorialize when you met or your first date with a gift that tells your significant other just how important they are in your life.

One that would be particularly romantic is a heart shaped jig saw puzzle featuring a picture of the two of you. If you can afford to splash out over $100 for a custom all-wood puzzle made from one of your pictures then Liberty Puzzles makes a great gift.

There are a number of modern games similar to the popular “Lovopoly” game which make an interesting anniversary gift, with some people going so far as making personalized versions of the game.

There are no rules and the first anniversary gift should reflect your personality and the character of the relationship….romantic, serious, cocky, crazy.

Another great personalized first anniversary gift is a personalized print from Memory Lane.

Some of the most appreciated anniversary gifts revolve around time the couple can spend together enjoying some activity or event together.

The first month is a big deal and most women if not the men will expect some sort of recognition of the conclusion of one month of dating.

The lists of symbols and gifts for wedding anniversaries is often written and talked about. Dating anniversaries tend to be celebrated in months rather than years.

There does not appear to be a similar universally accepted gift guide or suggested list for dating anniversaries.

If you know his favorite meal or desert perhaps take him out to eat at one of his favorite places which is known for that food type. Many guys fall into one or more of the following categories: Do you celebrate a second and third month anniversary? I would have a conversation however so you don’t have one of the partners expecting a gift or recognition event on a monthly basis and being disappointed when it doesn’t happen.