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I Would Still Pick You

Here is Makana from the blog, Texas is for Lovers, with a great berry picking date ;)

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I once heard a marriage therapist say, "Does your spouse wonder why he proposed? Or are you re-thinking when you said I DO?" For some reason that statement has always stood out to me. I have often wondered if I am doing everything in my power to make our marriage the best it can be. After 5 years,...

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Making Music: Music Games

Musically inclined or always off tune - this group date or family fun night is noteworthy of your attention! The following musically-themed games are a perfect harmony of fun AND free!

Print & cut out the individual cards (download at the bottom of the post!) and separate into 2 piles.
Game #1: Hum Diddly Do 
In this game, each team chooses a representative from their side. One of the representatives chooses a song card from the pile. Both representatives...

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Great Expectations

When James and I found out that I was pregnant, we were absolutely thrilled!  At about week 5, all-day nausea became a constant companion along with fatigue and migraine headaches.  Ah, the joys of the first trimester!  I know James felt incredibly frustrated on some days because he just didn't know how to help me feel better.  To keep us both focused on our growing sweet baby (and not on any unpleasant 1st trimester symptoms!), I planned this fun date.

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Date Long Distance Style

Long Distance Relationship Dating Idea
Everyone's spouse (or self :)) has to travel away from each other every once in a while, right?  If it's for a business trip, family emergency, etc. there would be an occasion where you would be apart.  Well that's what happened to me this week.  My hubby is gone on a business trip but I still wanted to be able to 'hang out' with him.  So, I wanted to plan a 'date' while we were apart.  How you ask? Through Skype!  I thought...

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National Chocolate Milkshake Day

Time for another fun and silly excuse to celebrate with your hubby!  It's "National Chocolate Milkshake" Day on September 12th!  We've got these SUPER cute FREE printables for you to use to celebrate in a quick and easy way!

Just gather all your favorite ingredients for a milkshake!  I grabbed some chocolate ice cream and some of my hubby's favorite candy to add in!  Whipped cream and sprinkles are a must!  Attach the adorable printables so your hubby knows...

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Quick & Easy Romantic Dessert

With four kids and little time, I am always looking for a quick and easy way to spend a few quality moments with my husband at the end of the day. Most days, the only moments we get are after the children are asleep. :) By that time, I'm spent, exhausted from the day with the children, and not motivated to do anything that requires very much effort. That's why I love dessert dates! Dessert dates are easy to prepare ahead of time, and they hardly cost anything. For parents...

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Walmart Bingo

Walmart Bingo

Looking for a quick, easy, and FUN date night?  You came to the right place.
Has anyone else seen those funny Walmart Bingo cards on Pinterest?  Well, as soon as I saw it, I immediately thought that it could make for one seriously fun date night.   And while I admit that Walmart does seem to be known for attracting a wide array of strange shoppers, I decided to make my own date-night-worthy version of the game.  This makes a great group date, or works perfectly...

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Love’s Laboratory

Love's Laboratory Square

Invite your sweetheart to join you for a bit of experimenting in Love's Laboratory!
Does your husband love to figure out how things work?  Is he constantly tinkering on a project?  Or maybe he loves to experiment in the kitchen with new recipes?  Well, we have a date that is just up his alley!

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To set the scene for this fun date night, I set out this adorable invitation for...

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Name That Treat Sexy Game

Name That Treat

Seductive and Yummy Guessing Game For Two!
Looking for a way to change things up tonight??? Here's an easy and sexy idea that is sure to please! Raid your kitchen for scrumptious treats to ignite sparks in the bedroom. Tease your spouse with a yummy and seductive guessing game of "Name that Treat."  

Each of you secretly collect an array of yummy treats like peanut butter, cool whip, pixie sticks, honey, cream cheese, strawberries, caramel syrup, pudding,...

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