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How to Celebrate National Best Friends Day

National Best Friends Day on June 8th is the perfect opportunity to show your best friend how much you appreciate and care for them. It’s a day to celebrate the special bond you share and the memories you’ve have already created together and look forward to tons of new adventures.

Whether you’ve been friends for years or just recently met, this day is a great opportunity to show your love for the person who has always been there for you. Here are a few ideas on how to celebrate this special day:

Have a pajama party: Plan a cozy night in with your best friend, complete with matching pajamas and a movie marathon. Snuggle up with your favorite films, indulge in delicious snacks, and enjoy each other’s company in the comfort of your own home. It’s a fun and relaxing way to celebrate your friendship while creating new memories that will make you both smile.

Plan a day trip: Whether it’s hiking, visiting a nearby city, or just going for a drive, spending the day together is a great way to celebrate your friendship. It’s a chance to explore new places, create lasting memories, and deepen the bond you share.

Plan a spa day: Treat yourselves to a day of relaxation and self-care. Whether you visit a spa or create your own spa experience at home, indulge in soothing massages, luxurious bath products, and rejuvenating face masks. It’s a perfect opportunity to unwind, bond, and show your best friend how much they mean to you.

Cook a meal together: Share the joy of cooking by preparing a delicious meal with your best friend. Whether you whip up a favorite dish or embark on a culinary adventure with a new recipe, the process of creating and enjoying a meal together strengthens your bond and creates lasting memories. Plus, you’ll savor the satisfaction of a homemade feast made with love.

Send a thoughtful gift: If you can’t be together on National Best Friends Day, you can still show your appreciation by sending a thoughtful gift. You can send them a card, a bouquet of flowers, or a special gift like a piece of jewelry or a book.

Have a photo shoot: Freeze your precious moments in time with a fun and memorable photo shoot alongside your best friend. Whether you opt for a professional photographer to capture your friendship in stunning frames or take the reins with your own camera, striking poses and capturing candid shots together will preserve your cherished memories forever.

Create a memorable experience: Elevate your Best Friends Day celebration by curating a special experience for your dear friend. Whether it’s a cozy breakfast date with their favorite treats or a spontaneous adventure to a destination they’ve always wanted to visit, infusing your plans with an element of surprise will make the day even more extraordinary.

Above all, Best Friends Day is all about showing appreciation to that special person or people in your life that help make you are today. They are the ones who are always by your side and there for you. so make sure they know how much they mean to you.

10 Gifts for Stress Management

Gifts That Promote Rest and Relaxation

‘Tis the season for holiday stress! Months of cooking, shopping, family time, and out-of-town guests take a toll on everyone. Since we’re all jonesing for a little R&R after the holiday season, gifts that promote rest and relaxation are guaranteed to be appreciated. These are our top picks for thoughtful holiday gifts for everyone on your list.

10 Thoughtful Gifts for Everyone on Your List

Women's Pajamas Bee Pattern

Queen Bee by The Cat’s Pajamas

1. Pajamas Fit for a Queen. Queen Bee pajama set by The Cat’s Pajamas is perfect for the queen in your life. This beautiful set is made from Pima cotton, which is premium long staple cotton. When it comes to cotton, the longer the fiber (staple), the softer the fabric. The set comes in three colors and would make a thoughtful, relaxing gift along with some loose leaf tea and a good book.

Father Son Matching Pajamas

Furry Monsters by Munki Munich

2. Something for Superdad. For your “biggest kid,” the man who makes them laugh the hardest, a pajama set that will bring a smile. This jogger set by Munki Munki comes in different colors and patterns and, best of all, comes with a pint-sized version so he can match his favorite little buddy. Throw in a luxe shave kit to give him a little “me” time.

Junk food funny adult onesie

“Junk Food” Hooded Fleece Union Suit by Boxercraft

3. A Little Fun for the College Kid. Is your college-aged kiddo wiped out from Finals and the holiday crunch at their internship? Let them kick back on the couch (in between shoveling the driveway) with this fun union suit by Boxercraft. Pizza and fries are totally optional.

unisex Dinosaur kids pajamas

Dinosaur Union Suit by Big Feet

4. For the Future Paleontologist. Do you have a little one in your house with a bad case of dino fever? Preschool is hard. Let their imaginations run wild before bedtime with this super playful dinosaur onesie by Big Feet.

Kashwere unisex plush bathrobe

Plush Bathrobes by Kashwere

5. A Spa Day for the Workaholic. We all have a friend or family member who gets caught up in “all work and no play.” Encourage them to take a break with one of our customer favorites, the Kashwere robe — once featured on Oprah’s Favorite Things. It is an ultra plush robe that can be worn year-round. Pair with a salt scrub and a face mask to encourage rest and relaxation.

Boxercraft Unisex Plaid Pajama Pants

Unisex Plaid Pajama Pants by Boxercraft

6. Relaxation for Everyone. Let’s be honest: the best part of the day is when you have finished your obligations at work and home and can “slip into something more comfortable” — for us, that something is pajama pants. Everyone appreciates a cozy pair of classic flannel pajama pants. Unisex plaid pajama pants from Boxercraft offer the pattern in every color combination. Give with a mug and hot chocolate to promote quality time with the couch.

Fuzzy Friends 'Duck' Slippers by Aroma Home

Fuzzy Duck Slippers by Aroma Home

7. For the Early Riser. Some of us are morning people and some of us have to wake up in the wee hours to start our day, for a workout, an early shift, or a long commute. During the winter months, those early risers are stepping out of bed and into a cold, dark house. Brighten up their mornings with a pound of quality coffee and these cheerful ‘Fuzzy Friends’ slippers by Aroma Home, with a menagerie of playful characters.

Cowboy Pajama Pants

Cowboy Cotton Pajama Pants by The Cat’s Pajamas

8. Even the Wild Ones Need a Nap. This is a gift for our friends who burn the midnight oil, who live by “work hard, play hard,” who are the first on the dancefloor when they’re not skydiving or mountain climbing. These cowboy pajama pants from The Cat’s Pajamas are perfect for the wild ones with restless hearts. Pair with a nice set of lowball glasses or their favorite spirit.

Party Pups Pajama Set

Party Pups Pajama Set by The Cat’s Pajamas

9. For the Animal Lover. Whether they’re dog people or cat people, The Cat’s Pajamas has a pajama set for the “fur mom” in your life. Caring for pets is a lot of responsibility. Acknowledge their love and their dedication with a gift they can use while snuggling their best friends on the couch. Throw in their furry friend’s favorite treat for a thoughtful, heartwarming gift they’ll love.

matching family pajamas

Don’t Moose With Me by Lazy One

10. Kick Back with the Whole Family. These adorable ‘Don’t Moose with Me’ Flapjack Pajamas come in sizes for the whole family. Give the give of matching family pajamas. They’re perfect for fun family holiday photos and ideal for lazy movie marathons into the New Year.

We hope you enjoyed this list! For more gift ideas, family recipes, and inspiration for family fun this holiday season, visit The Pajama Company blog at thepajamacompany.com/blog.