If you have ever looked at a “relationship goals”-adjacent social media account (you know, like, this Instagram, this Twitter, and this Facebook page) chances are good that it has managed to elicit at least one sort of response from you–that there is no way, ever ever ever, that you would ever do anything that those couple appear to love doing.
Like, you could never do this:
I mean, I assume. Like, would it be nice to have these things done for you? Of course! But, given that most people don’t have the means to lead this lifestyle, it’s pretty unlikely. Still, just because these gestures of affection are grand and extravagant, this doesn’t mean that everything someone does in a relationship has to be that way. In fact, some things are better if they’re smaller. So, check out these tiny relationship goals that everyone can do:
1. Like, I don’t know. This:
2. Or this:
3. The circumstances here are, um, unique, but the attitude behind it is worthy of imitation:
4. Meal prep shouldn’t be, like, expected. But it’s nice!
4 hours cooking, 6 hour drive tomorrow. But husband is done with fast food, so I prepped food for the rest of his week working outta town ? pic.twitter.com/3k7QRUqz08
— mamagracie☕️ (@_14Gracie) July 22, 2017
My boyfriend came home & gave me this ? he made it at work ❤️ pic.twitter.com/3nhujV1kcG
— Zayra (@zaaeerah) July 27, 2017
6. The sweetest declaration of love that there has ever been!
7. I mean, you have to be a bird for this one. But you get the idea:
8. Friends can be relationship goals, too!
My friend is away at boot camp and can't use her phone, so I'm sending here memes. She is missing much tbh pic.twitter.com/fIgOs1BciC
— khaled kharma (@k_is_like) July 18, 2017
10. Sometimes, all it takes is a text:
11. Or something a little extra:
I made an enchanted rose from Beauty and the Beast with the rose petals from the first rose my boyfriend ever gave to me ?? pic.twitter.com/GWzv4TvpGK
— Kaylee Galla (@kayleegalla) July 26, 2017
12. Or a LOT extra:
My girlfriend gave me the best going away gift ever ❤️?? pic.twitter.com/6oLtDlRUqR
— ¥•27•¥ (@allmericandb) July 20, 2017
Date with ma mans ❤ pic.twitter.com/UfuS9G9RoS
— ℓєχι (@alexia_herrera3) July 17, 2017
15. And, finally, here is the only relationship goal you’ll ever need:
I had to make sure my boyfriend was the one?….. pic.twitter.com/1X2reACy6S
— Miss Kenya (@foreignmima_) July 21, 2017
What do you think of these goals? Would you do any of them? Let us know in the comments!