Author: Nancy DeVault

Wanna Stick Together Forever? Laughter is Basically Couple Glue!

What’s the glue helping couples stick together? Laughter! Laughing with a romantic partner is like sipping love potion, according to a study published in the journal Personal Relationships. Laura Kurtz, a social psychologist from the University of North Carolina, explained…

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Bedroom Bliss! Subscriptions Boxes to Turn up the Heat

Subscription boxes have taken at-home date nights to a new level. Convenient kits deliver just about anything to your door… food, wine, games and, well, sex! No need to be shy about shopping for way to add some pizzazz to…

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14 Awe-Inspiring Podcasts for Couples

Wanna stay in tune as a couple? Tune into motivating podcasts that help twosomes connect! Listening to an audio series is an easy and effective way to gain insight that may strengthen and/or maintain your partnership. Whether on a scenic…

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30 Self-Care Rituals for Couples

Life is busy with tons of priorities… work, kids, friends and, of course, your relationship. Sometimes we’re so scheduled with demands that we fail to include time for self-care. It’s often undervalued but self-care benefits the mind, body and soul….

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10 Cuddle Must-Haves for Cozy Couples

Love to get cozy? Researchers say cuddling is highly beneficial! Get snuggled up and you’ll be releasing oxytocin, which lowers stress, boosts the immune system and promotes overall happiness. Cuddling can also improve your connection with your partner through non-verbal communication…

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11 New Year’s Resolutions for Couples

As the holiday season wraps and the New Year begins, about 50 percent of the U.S. population sets a New Year’s resolution. But by Valentine’s Day, the vast majority calls it quits on these promises. How can you succeed? Making…

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The Gift of No Gifts… Because Presence is The Best Present

It’s wonderful to see a person’s face light up thanks to a gift you bestowed. I do love giving gifts, and I love receiving gifts – within reason. But have you ever analyzed why you buy so many Christmas gifts?…

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7 Memorable Thanksgiving Getaways for Couples

If you want to show your love just how thankful you are, book a Thanksgiving getaway for two! Why stuff your face at your everyday kitchen table when you can stuff your vacation days full of memorable holiday fun? We’re…

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Friendsgiving: A Holiday Date Night with Friends

There’s the family you’re born into and the family you choose. Close friends become our second family and, because of this special bond, we often want to celebrate the holidays together. And this type of celebration is legit! “Friendsgiving” is…

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16 Free & Cheap Date Nights for the Fall Season

Saving for the holidays? Kudos! But there’s no need to cut out date night to maintain your seasonal budget because free and/or cheap date nights can be just as fun as big-ticket outings. This fall season, fall in love again…

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21+ Halloween-Inspired Date Nights for Spooktacular Fun

Halloween pretty much dominates the autumn season. And Halloween is the second highest grossing commercial holiday after Christmas. Candy-loving kids can’t take all the credit though because adults love Halloween too — from sexy costumes to pumpkin beer! This season, trick…

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Active After Dark… Date Nights for Outdoorsy Couples

Outdoorsy couples thrive on fun in the sun. You can actively heat things up when the sun goes down too – and without sunscreen! We’re shining light on outdoorsy date nights that are best enjoyed after dark. Bioluminescent Boating Bioluminescence…

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10 Must-Have Picnic Items to Eat Up Al Fresco Romance

Romantic meals are not just reserved for high-end restaurants. In fact, there’s nothing quite as romantic as a laid-back picnic surrounded by nature. The simplicity of picnics encourages couples to eat, play and spend quality time together… aka the goal…

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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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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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Savor Every Bite of Gluten-Free Date Night Dining

Sometimes it can be hard for any of us to decide on a restaurant for date night. It’s even more challenging if one or both partners have a wheat allergy, gluten sensitivity or celiac disease, an autoimmune disorder that requires…

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Five Pet-Friendly VRBO Rentals for Dog Lovers

There’s no denying that puppy love is strong! And that goes for both human lovers and, well, humans who love dogs. It can be hard for pet owners to leave their four-legged companions at home. Good news: You can include…

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105 Fun Date Night Ideas

Couples are happier and more connected when they spend quality time together. But let’s be honest… it’s not always easy to find the time or creativity for date night. But DateNightGuide.com can help! We’re dedicated to inspiring lovers like you…

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Treasure Geocaching Escapes with Your Adventurous Date

Love is an adventure in and of itself! And I’ve discovered that geocaching, aka a modern-day treasure hunt, is an entertaining way for adventurous couples to connect as a team and playfully work the mind, body and spirit. In 2007,…

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Farm-to-Table: Six Ways to Feast on the Blooming Food Trend

Farm-to-table… a simple and direct food description. Apparently, simplicity is in style because, according to the National Restaurant Association, farm-to-table dining is the hottest food trend. More specifically, the association’s 2018 Culinary Report listed the top culinary concepts which all…

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