The Sock Date

The "Sock" Date

We always love hearing about the dates the MEN come up with!  One of our readers, Mindy, shared one in which her husband used one of her favorite things and turned it into a very creative date.  Here she is:

Just wanted to share a fun date my husband took me on...he thought it up all by himself!

I LOVE funky socks.  I've got all colors, styles, lengths, fabrics and more.  On Thursday, my husband Mike invited me to a date that would 'Knock My Socks Off.'...

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All The Single Ladies…

All the single ladies: advice on dating and marriage.

Dating Advice for All The Single Ladies...

I recently did a guest post on a CUTE blog called, Exposing the Drapes to My 20's.  Jessica is SUCH a doll!!  When she asked us to do something for the "single ladies"....we loved the idea!  Heck, we were ALL single at one point...and some of us were QUITE the playas (sorry....can't tell ya who...) and some of us sure dated the players!!  :)   I then realized that we probably have some *single* readers who would ALSO...

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Father’s Day Card Tutorial

A Father's Day card tutorial he's going to love.

We live in a separate state than our parents so Father's Day cards are the best bet for us!  I always have tons of scrapbook paper on hand for times when I need to make a quick card for birthdays or special events, etc...  Here is a tutorial for a quick and easy Father's/Grandpa's Day card!

Cardstock for the actual card folded in half longways.
Cut decorative scrap paper into 6 squares - all the same size.

Use a glue stick to attach the 6 squares to...

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Father’s Day Sports Package

Father's Day sports package - a creative gift idea for him.

You have to know I REALLY, REALLY love my husband after this gift... ;) I was raised a "Utah fan" and I do bleed red... but my hubby loves BYU. So this year for Father's Day, I made him a BYU box.  In it is the following: 1 voucher good for 2 season tickets to BYU football (already ordered and on their way), a BYU tie pin, a BYU key chain, his favorite candy...peanut butter M&M's and then I am getting BYU taffy to to throw in. He will love it!
Here are some...

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A Recap of the Dates

17 Fun and creative date night ideas.

17 FUN Date Night Ideas

I recently did a guest post on Simply Modern Mom in which I shared a "list" of SIX different types of dates you can do with your spouse (...or significant other...). I thought I would also post it on OUR blog as a "recap" of our creative dates for all those readers who have recently joined us. I guess you could call it, "What Kind Of Mood Are You In?" {WINK} Since we are such a diverse group of "divas" we all come up with completely different...

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DIY Movie Boxes

DIY MOvie Boxes gift idea for any occasion.

Father's Day Movie Boxes

My cute friend told me about what she is doing for Father's Day, you can do this a lot of different ways, but it is super cute! Thought we would share!!

Popcorn box with yellow shredded paper for the popcorn look, gift card to a theater for a date night, favorite treat and gum/mints for later... ;) You could also do microwave popcorn and your hubby's favorite movie in the box too! Super cute, Jaim!...

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Father’s Day Gift Idea

A creative Father's Day gift idea he'll love.

Thoughtful Father's Day Gift Ideas
So last year for my hubby's birthday I decided to get him a puzzle made that is a picture of our baby. He absolutely LoVeD it! I thought this would be the perfect gift for some of you moms and wives who are running out of time for Father's Day this year.

Let your kids pick out their favorite picture with dad (or just any great picture) and now you have an activity you can all do together! If you dont have kids, no biggie!...

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Relax, Read and Play!!!

Relax, Read and Play together!

A Relaxing Evening of Fun!

While reading the blog hotdateideas.com, I came across a cute date that incorporated two of Joseph and my FAVORITE activities to do together...reading and playing games!!!! What better thing to do than have some fun competition with your husband in a great atmosphere? Because of a crazy work week my date got a little (ok, a LOT) messed up, but I will tell you how it was supposed to work out (in my head) for all of you and then how we actually...

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Sassy Suggestion: Inner Child Date

A suggestion from one of our readers: The Inner Child Date!

When Robyn emailed us to let us know about her fantastic date, I told her that she could be our *honorary* 13th Diva!  Super creative with lots of fun details and so inexpensive that anybody could do this one!  :)  She used one of the diva's date as her inspiration, but changed it to make it her own.  Without further ado - here's Robyn:

After reading this entry, I decided to do one of my own.  I loved the idea of being a kid again, but I twisted this up...

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