No, we haven’t made a spelling mistake in the headline. Galentine’s Day is officially a thing, thanks to the amazing-but-fictional Leslie Knope. Parks and Recreation fans will be aware of the amazingness that is Galentine’s Day, but for those of you who aren’t, it falls on 13th February and is a day for ‘ladies celebrating ladies’, and is all about friendship and hanging out with the girls!
In the words of Ms Knope: ‘It’s like Lilith Fair without the angst. Plus frittatas.’
Whether you love or hate Valentine’s Day, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t celebrate this day. There isn’t another designated day to celebrate your friends, so Galentine’s Day is the perfect time for it. If you’re struggling over what to do to to honour your girlfriends, then fear not, as we’re bringing you our 11 best ways of celebrating Galentine’s Day!
1) Cook/Bake together
Pick whoever’s got the biggest kitchen, and all bring ingredients for a signature dish over to bake and cook together. And then, obviously eat all of the food together too! Because food.