One idea is to give her a book or set of books from her favorite authors.
You could also have personalized stationary made for her.
Paper is the traditional first year anniversary gift for married couples, but you could give your girlfriend a paper gift for your first year of dating, too.
We live together so it'll be a little hard to do anything too epic.
I don't want to make a huge deal just something sweet. While the big-ticket gifts like gaming consoles or watches are fun surprises, I think sweet gifts are the most meaningful.
Grab a ladder, find a stable surface and surprise your spouse with a romantic dinner for two on the roof. You don’t have to leave your home to take a step outside your back door and look up at the night sky.
There is something SO romantic about cuddling under a blanket with your dream guy and wishing on a star.