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Freezer Meals Challenge Date

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Meal Prep Date Night
I always really WANT to be prepared for dinner and I've always WANTED to spend a day preparing freezer meals to make those crazy nights just a little less crazy, but let's be honest - it's a ton of work and I always end up putting it off and it never gets done. We've got some GREAT news though... we've turned the dreaded task of meal prep into an outstandingly fun date night that you're going to be excited to try!

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The Ultimate Pumpkin Recipe Round-Up

Over 100 Delicious Pumpkin Recipes

It's September!  And if you're ever on Pinterest, you know what that means - PUMPKIN Season!!!  In honor of fall we've rounded up...
Over 100 of the BEST Pumpkin Recipes!
 

This post contains affiliate links. To learn more about ’em, click here.Because you can NEVER have too much pumpkin in the fall!  Am I right?
To make browsing a little easier, we’ve divided them into categories including…

23 Pumpkin BREAKFAST Recipes
7 Pumpkin DRINK Recipes...

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King of Cakes Date Night

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Design a Cake for Another Couple Date Night 
Last summer, my husband and I were hooked on watching TLC's show "Cake Boss". In this show, bakery owner Buddy Valastro takes unique cake requests to create ah-mazing works of art with cake. I am talking about  4 foot tall cakes, cakes with fireworks, cakes with moving pieces etc. INCREDIBLE! As my spouse and I watched Buddy and his crew whip out these masterpieces, in our minds we thought "we can do that" and wanted...

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St. Patty’s Party Pub

St. Patrick's Day Family Dinner

Fun St. Patrick's Day Family Dinner Idea

It is time to PARTY!!! I have such a fun idea to spice up your upcoming St. Patrick's Day dinner that even the pickiest eater is sure to love!
Get ready to treat your family to dinner at...
"St. Patty's Party Pub!"
This is a super-simple party that your kids will remember forever, and with our free printable dinner menu- we've got all the hard part done!
It's time to get a little crazy because this is no ordinary...

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The Grinch Dinner and a Movie

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We are thrilled to be partnering with Inside BruCrew Life for this Holiday idea packed post!
If you haven't stopped by Inside BruCrew  Life to check out Jocelyn's delicious recipes, go there now! Jocelyn is the baker, photographer, and writer behind the blog Inside BruCrew Life. She is married to her best friend, and they have three great children. When their youngest went to school full time, she began a blog to share fun crafts, recipes and pictures. This blog...

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Earn Your Badges Date

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 Do you and your hubby have a LIST of things you'd like to accomplish?!  Why not turn that list into fun mini-dates?!

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My hubby and I have a running list of all the FUN things we'd like to do together and all the things we NEED to get done around the house!  To ensure we have an equal balance of work and play, I decided to create a fun, Girl Scout inspired date that accomplishes...

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Ghouls Night Out

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It is always fabulous spending time with your husband, but every now and again a girl has got to have girl time! Just a few hours with some amazing ladies can really boost your spirits and energy level:) If you are a fan of Halloween fun and DIY Spa nights, then you are going to LOVE Ghoul's Night Out!
You can make this super simple and just invite a couple of your best girl friends for a casual night over at your house OR you can go all-out in a decorating frenzy...

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Sweet Home Alabama Date Night

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We are SO excited to be partnering up with Amanda from Kevin and Amanda today for this month's Dinner & a Movie! 

If you haven't checked out her site yet- you really, really should.  It is seriously one of our very favorite blogs.  She shares delicious recipes, stunning travel photography, and easy DIY tutorials. Among the diverse content of her site, you’ll also discover her latest fashion and shopping finds, home decor projects, and even the free...

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Sweet’n Tasty Morning Messages

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 Mornings in most houses are nothing short of crazy. Usually a quick good-bye kiss on the way out the door is all anyone has time for.  This tasty idea is great for a weekend morning, or for a morning when you set your alarm just a few minutes early. In the short amount of time it takes to make pancakes, you can give your husband or wife a tasty start to their day.  
You will need:

Your favorite pancake mix made according to its directions
A pre-heated...

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