Ready for some Football

Are you ready for some football? Date idea for him1

College football season has started and for me that means I've lost my husband to the TV most weekends. He's good to keep his watching in check and I want to be supportive of his hobbies, so I decided to embrace the season and get in on the fun!

A little envelope with some tickets inside. Each ticket is like a coupon for something fun like "one football treat", "a night out with the guys to watch the big game at Buffalo Wild Wings", "Good for One afternoon of...

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The Date Wheel

The Date Wheel printable date night idea.

I'm like you; my husband's schedule is busy and he's often gone on the weekends, money is tight, and we have two little munchkins (one being a newborn.) With all of that going on, date night often ends up being at home after the kids are in bed. So why not have date night on Wednesday? Wonderful Wednesday! No rule that Date Night has to be on the weekend. ;)
So the kids are in bed and you don't want to stay up TOO late with work the next day, so what should we...

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Missed You A “HOLE” Lot!

I Missed You a "HOLE" Lot romance idea.

Show your husband you've missed him with this simple note and sweet treat!

My husband was due to arrive home after being gone for a few days. We wanted to show him that we had missed him in a fun way. I picked up some donut holes from a local bakery, set them out on a plate, and wrote this quick note. Pretty cheesy but he loved it and knew we had really missed him.
Check out more Quick and Easy ideas here!...

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Preparing for the Baby

Tips to prepare for the coming baby!

With the pending arrival of a new baby, there is SO much to be done. When I'm pregnant, the lists seem to be endless. How can you possibly be completely ready? Well...I don't know that you can be COMPLETELY ready, but you can prepare. Today the Divas have collaborated on some of OUR ideas to help you prepare yourself, your relationship with your spouse, and preparing older siblings.
 

Preparing Yourself

1. Pamper yourself in your favorite way - get a pedicure,...

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Quick Sweet Treats

Quick sweet treats - use these printable candy bar love note tags to ramp up the romance!

{Quick Sweet Treats to show your hubby you love him!}

Often times I find myself wanting to leave my husband a cute treat telling him how much I love him. Or sometimes you just need a fun note telling your husband or wife you adore them. However, if you are like me, most of the time you don't have the time RIGHT THEN to be crafty or make a cute note. Do you wish you had a stash of notes on hand ready to use at a moments notice?
Well now you do! I created a few...

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Breakfast & a Bucket of Balls

Breakfast and a Bucket of Balls golf date

Often times Saturday mornings are spent running errands, cleaning and doing yard work, or taking kids to ball games. I decided we needed a break and the perfect break would be with a casual Saturday morning summer date. Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day, so we started with that. I left this invite out for my husband the night before so he'd know my plans for the next day.
It looks like a golf score card and gives him the info he needs to know for our date....

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Measure Up: Father’s Day Card

Father's Day card tutorial for the handyman.

This Father's Day show your husband (or Dad) just how much he means to you with this simple and creative tape measure card!

This fabulous idea was found over at Family Fun and I thought it would be the perfect card for my husband. You can get the step-by-step instructions here but I thought I'd show you a few of the changes I made.

The great thing about this card is that I guarantee you have all the supplies on hand! A box, yellow paper, a maker, scissors,...

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The Kid Date Box

The kid date box is perfect to keep your kids happy and entertained.

Have you ever had a babysitter cancel on you? Or you wanted to go out but had to bring your kids along? I know it has happened to me and taking children to a restaurant is usually filled with chaos rather than romance. I decided to create something to take with us to occupy the kids and let us still enjoy our date.

"The Kid Date Box" is just a small container filled with a few things to keep your kids entertained so you and your hubby can actually talk and have...

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Return to High School Date

Go back to High School with your spouse on this Flashback date.

Are you one of those people that LOVED or HATED high school? I don't know if it was the friends I had or that I met my husband in high school, but I loved my high school experience. With such fond memories of high school and after seeing this amazing and this awesome idea, I decided I needed to create a Return to High School date!
Start the date off right with the decor! Gather anything around your home that reminds you of your school days. Dictionaries, notebooks,...

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