Lisa M.

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“The Bachelor” Date

The Bachelor themed date night idea

One of my good friends recently recieved THIS date idea from her thoughtful husband.  So when I heard about it,  it was too cute not to share!
This is Thayne and Nicole.  They are two of de' coolest people I know. Not too mention such a cute pair! So it's no surprise that Thayne goes all out when it comes to spoiling Nicole. Not too long ago Thayne plotted up a storm and decided on a plan for her 23rd birthday. He would invite her on 5 consecutive...

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Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet dinner and a movie date night

February is the month for LoVe!!  So for our Movie pick this month...we went with a classic that you can't help but enjoy! Our pick?
Romeo & Juliet
There are two ways you can do this date! Choose to stay in and rent one of the older versions OR get out on the town and check out the latest version of this classic story.................

We've all been reading Shakespeare's work since we were in Junior High School...or at least I was. No matter how many times...

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How To Get Your Hubby “On Board”

How you can get your hubby on board with date night

Making Date Night Happen...
This is one question that we get a LOT! "How do you make date night happen when your spouse isn't totally on board?' For a LOT of couples, date nights were a lot easier and more romantic before marriage. But for some reason, after marriage they seem to take a back seat. There are a lot of reasons why that happens (jobs, kids, finances, and... well, just real life.) But the real question is- how do you make it better? How do you make your...

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Daddy Daughter Date

Daddy Daughter date Valentine's Day idea

This is the month of L.O.V.E!! What better way to show the love than by dating!! Sure, we always think about taking that special someone out on a date for Valentines Day.....but for this post, I have a few special "someones" in mind.

Can I just tell you that I love my neighborhood! It is soo full of energy and life. Especially since there are many kids the same age of my own which means my older girls always have a friend close by to have a play date with. It's...

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A Relaxing Date

A relaxing date night at home

A Relaxing Date Night for Two
Can I just say that when life gets a bit tricky, it's definitely time to go on a date. HOLY HANNAH!! This date is sooo needed for my hubby and I.  By the time it FINALLY rolls around, I will be jumping out of my seat!! You heard me right, we haven't even done this date yet.  But I'm going to give you the inside scoop anyway, that way you can start planning this date for the upcoming weekend!

The whole idea behind this date is...

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Craft Tutorial: Cereal Box Book

Craft Tutorial: Cereal Box Scrapbook

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This past August my husband turned the BIG 3-0! On his special day I wanted to give him a spectacular gift! Something that was made to last and priceless. After all, you only turn thirty once! So I put my thinking cap on and began to brainstorm! The light bulb finally turned on and what I came up with was perfect! Not too mention it was a thrifty idea that would be easy on the pocketbook....

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The 12 Days of Christmas

The 12 Days of Christmas printables.

Free Printable 12 Days of Christmas

Who doesn't look forward to the most wonderful time of the year?  The presents, the parties, the food!! Sooo much JOY!  With this time of year there is also a whole lot of giving going on. Food drives, Toys for tots, Giving trees! However do we choose which one to contribute to? Or do we just do them all?? Every year I really make a valiant (if I do say so myself) effort to donate. Whether it's a buck at the register or my leftover...

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Celebrate the Holidays… Diva Style!

Christmas traditions from The Dating Divas.

It's the most wonderful time of the year!  Christmas will be here before we know it!  In the spirit of family fun and the holidays...the divas are here to share their favorite holiday family traditions!
It is never too early or late to start unique traditions that will carry through generations.
Whether your family is big or little, there is a tradition here for you!

BINGO
By: Kari

My family plays BINGO every Christmas Eve after dinner. My mom...

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Christmas Treat Ideas

Christmas treat ideas that are funny and easy to put together.

Christmas Treats for the Sweet
One of the most stressful parts of the holiday season is cooking up treats for all of our friends, neighbors, and family members. It can get pretty insane some years and our list seems to grow exponentially the older we get. I've also noticed in the past few years that it's getting harder and harder to make my treats look cute and festive because I'm always down to the wire on getting them out the door! So THIS year I decided to reel...

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