Today is National Get Out of the Doghouse Day. If you're in trouble with a loved one, today is supposed to be your day for a reprieve. Some how you need to get that special someone to buy into it though. Here are some ideas to help you get out of the doghouse.

Find a card that fits the moment. If there aren't any, get something close and write in the message you want to convey.

Send an email with a funny joke about getting out of the doghouse.

Flowers are always a good choice but even better would be some handpicked flowers. That way you don't get into trouble for spending too much money.

And when all else fails, just apologize.