Editors’ Picks: Our 10 Favorite Essentials for Date Night

Dinner and ______. 20 Fun Activities to do After Dinner Besides A Movie

Do you ever get tired of the same ‘ol, same ‘ol on your dates? Last year our babysitter asked us where we were going for our date and my response was “just dinner and a movie.” Just saying it felt…

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5 Awesome Treehouse Rentals to Climb Into

Go out on a limb – literally – on your next destination date with a treehouse rental. Why settle for a standard hotel when you can take room and board to new heights (with actual wood boards)? Just climb the…

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We’ve Started Renewing Our Wedding Vows Every Year. Here’s Why

This story was originally created for The Gottman Institute Blog and has been republished here with permission. I recently read a statistic that the average couple spends between 200 and 300 hours planning their wedding. A few of those hours…

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A Stay-at-Home Camping Date Night

By Tasha Harrison Owner/Event Director, Everlasting Events Going camping can be a blast. It’s a little bit of adventure, fun and childhood nostalgia… all mixed together. Add your soul mate into the equation and it’s all the better! Instead of…

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Summer Reads: Three Books to Give Your Relationship a Boost

Who doesn’t love a page-turner at the beach or an insightful non-fiction book that invites deep reflection on a lazy, summer Sunday? Whether you’ve got some wide open hours during a vacation or you’re digging the way the extra daylight…

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30 Simply Playful Summer Date Nights

You love to KISS, right? Aside from smooching, the “keep it simple stupid” approach to date night is sometimes best! Summer fun doesn’t have to be elaborate or expensive to be enjoyable. These 30 ideas will transform you from busy…

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No Passports Required: Island Hopping for Couples Within the U.S.

Imagine vibrant sunsets, turquoise waters and tropical drinks alongside your love. While it’s dreamy to escape to exotic places abroad, fantasies for your next couples retreat can come true much closer to home. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, there…

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The 15-Second Date Night: Thoughts on Liftoffs and Landings

It doesn’t take much to throw off a good date night routine. Marc and I can be on a roll for months… keeping to our weekly quality time like a paperboy does his Sunday route. But, then, a few schedule…

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How to Have a Romantic Breakfast In Bed Date

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. And it can be the most romantic too! Whether for the morning of your first relationship sleepover (hooray), wedding anniversary or just a simple Sunday, impress your partner with an unexpected…

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How to Create a Date Night Ideas Jar

Sometimes the hardest part about getting out and enjoying date night is simply coming up with a unique idea. Sure, we all enjoy dinner and movie but that ritual tends to feel a little stale after a while, right? So,…

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12 Summer Date Nights on a Shoestring Budget

Temperatures are soaring… but there’s plenty of cool ways to have fun during these hot summer months. Yes, you can date night without scorching your skin (bye-bye awkward sunburn) or burning your entertainment budget. Here are 12 summer date nights…

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Illuminate Date Night with a Lighthouse Stay

Let date night adventures shine with a sleepover in a lighthouse rental. These coastal structures have historically served as important maritime guides. And they can also guide you toward making date night history with an illuminating waterside stay! Rent a…

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