Dating ideas for married
While we’ve recently made arrangements for a monthly date night, swapping babysitting with another couple so they can go out too, these dates are often a little shorter as I have a finite time to get away from a nursing baby.
So I recently thought it would be awesome to get back in the groove of having a weekly or bi-weekly at home date night.
Here are 50 fun and affordable date night ideas for all you lovebirds out there. The supermarket challenge (aka set a spend limit, separate and go and buy each other fun gifts!
Walk the dog together (if you don’t have one, just walk!
My husband and I used to do these more often, especially when we were doing our Year of Dates. The hard thing about dating within your own home is that it’s a bit too familiar.
Snuggling together on the sofa to watch a movie, eating dinner or dessert together, or playing video games together can feel a bit too commonplace.
If you are in a romance rut, try one of these ideas to fan the flame. Each night, I would open a box of pasta and pour the contents into boiling water.I assumed that different shaped pasta was a different meal. Occasionally I would even change the flavor of sauce. About two and half months into our marriage, my sweet husband kindly asked if we could have anything other than pasta for dinner. In all my months of cooking, it never dawned on me that I served the same meal every night.Are you one of those couples that don’t know what to do with free time when it appears?Something that only comes along once in a blue moon must have a bit of unfamiliarity attached to it.