Fun dating ideas for couples


Write out the story of how you met (and fell in love). Your kids and future posterity will be so grateful and it is so fun to go back and read (or watch) years down the road. Use this printable to easily record and remember all that has gone on in the last 12 months. We were cracking up at some of the funny stuff on there! Make a tent out of forts and pull out your blow-up mattress and sleeping bags. Come back inside when it gets too cold, make hot cocoa and warm up under some big blankets .

If you have a whole day, you can play a lot of different sports and take breaks for snacks in between.

If you share a passion for animals, volunteer at a local pet shelter.

If you want to make an entire night of it, bring a picnic and dine by the sunset. Instead of spending tons of money at the movie theater, stay home and watch one of your favorite films together. You'd be surprised how much you can learn about someone from their movie selection. Watch a marathon of your favorite TV show or one that you've missed but always wanted to catch up on (Many beaches and lakes are free to visit, which makes them an ideal spot for a romantic rendezvous.

You can take a long walk along the shore, have a stone-skipping contest, or simply gaze at the waves while you get to know each other better. Whether it's playing catch with a Frisbee, kicking the hacky sack, or shooting some hoops, you're sure to have some fun.

Everyone has a favorite childhood (or adulthood) game, whether it's Monopoly, Clue, or Catch Phrase, so settle in for the night and enjoy a little friendly competition.