Red = expensive/planning
Yellow/Orange = May require babysitter
Green = Home dates.
Restaurant Hop – Go to a different restaurant for your appetizer, entree, and dessert.
Oliver Winery – wine taste testing!
Double date night, invite friends.
Random Acts of Kindness – plan them out, and then go encourage others together.
Go out for coffee
Check out a local bakery, pick out something you’ve never had before
Go on a hike together
Her/His Choice (these could potentially be free, but I thought it was safe to make them “orange” dates)
Photograph safari – This one is free, but does need to be planned. Basically, you travel around your town with a camera, stop to take pictures of yourselves in front of the buildings/locations that are special to you both as a couple!
Breakfast date – who says you can’t go on a date at 10am?
Rollerblade – Don’t have rollerblades? Hit up the local skate rink!
Highschool sports game
Dessert only date
“Be an artist” – Find a local spot, get two pads of paper and a pencil, and try to sketch what you see.
Ice cream, and take a walk together.
$5.00 thrift store challenge – Go to a local thrift store, each with $5.00, try to see who can buy the most creative, best gift for the other.
Gym date – work up a little sweat with your sweetie
Free museum – call around and find the free days, go enjoy.
Bookstore challenge – Go to a local bookstore, and talk to each other through book titles..rotate finding books with the titles of what you’d like to say.
Frisbee at the park
Spa night – soak your feet, give massages, enjoy.
“Chopped” – Have a cooking challenge, find ingredients you already have and see who can come up with the best snack idea.
Kinect night – We have a kinect, but if you don’t it could be any kind of video games…come on, ladies, they do things they don’t like sometimes, too! Bond with your man over what HE enjoys.
Watch “300″ and see if you can kiss 300 times during the movie
Redbox movie and popcorn
Stove top smores, we have a gas stove, but if you don’t, try using candles.
Chinese take out and slow dancing.
Glass of wine and board games.
1,000 piece puzzle, maybe even frame it when you’re finished.
Mixed cd (ipod, whatever!), get dressed up, and just slow dance.
Youtube comedy, go through youtube and find the funniest clips you can. Laugh together.
Newlywed game, head over to http://www.datingdivas.com
to find this! You can print it out and play (and while you’re there, find MORE date ideas)
Blackout – no phones, no lights, no tv. Just each other.
Picnic at home, spread out that blanket and enjoy.