The BEST V-Day present for your wanderlusty other half #Shopping#maps February 8 2012 | Cat Rocketship The scratch map. It'll help her keep track of where she's been. It'll look nice on his wall, no matter where he is. Related Post 14 gifts for dapper, artistic types that will make even the hipster-iest hipster excited I got this request via Twitter: "Any plans to do a gift guide for the dapper artsy-type people in our lives? I'm totally stumped for... Read more The scratch map, $17 on Amazon. Via Mighty Girl. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Cat Rocketship I was the Managing Editor of Offbeat Home for a year and a half. I have a rich Internet life and also a pretty good real life. Hobbies include D&D, Twitter, and working on making our household more self-reliant. I also draw things. PREVIOUS 3 things I wish I'd done differently when I was pregnant NEXT The question that brought my home into organizational homeostasis Show/Hide comments [ 5 ] I bought this for a wandering friend for Christmas and she absolutely loved it. In fact, she spent the whole of the next afternoon scratching off where she has been so far. I gave it to hre framed though, so it was ready for hanging as I knew she would never do it herself! 2 agree Reply can we have a round-up of Offbeat V-Day presents? that'd be awesome. 4 agree Reply Saw a lovely one in UK free paper METRO earlier this week… Not able to find it online unfortunately, but it's essentially this: 1) Buy 3 nice small frames (or fewer, or more – your choice). 2) Print off a map of 3 places that are significant to you and your loved one. 3) Cut hearts round those places with the exact spot that you're focussing on in the middle. 4) Cut complementary coloured paper into scroll shapes and write what happened at those spots – e.g. "We met" "We married" "We live" 5) Arrange and frame. Tada! Personally I shall be surprising my hubbie with marzipan shapes dipped in chocolate for us to share, and we'll be attempting to make a handmade heart shaped pizza. Reply I now desperately want a US 50 states/Canadian provinces scratch map. And I'm clearly not the first person to google it. If anyone finds one or creates one, PLEASE let me know. 2 agree Reply I just bought this as a gift for myself! Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Subscribe me to your mailing list No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy.