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Dollar Date Night

Fun & Cheap Date Ideas
How far can you and your sweetheart stretch a dollar? Find out with this super fun and super budget-friendly date idea that will have you tracking those pennies like never before! From the Dollar Store to the Dollar Menu, this post is PACKED with cheap date ideas and challenges that are a total blast. The perfect date for when you're less than enthused about spending a chunk of change, we also promise it's unlike any you've ever been on and...

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Choose Your Valentine Destiny

Choose Your Valentine Destiny date night idea

Woot! Woot! What else can I say but, "Ooh-my-sweet-sweet-timing!"  One of our sassy readers {Sarah!} who is in touch with her inner cupid side was sweet enough to share this darling idea that will strike the bullseye for your next Valentine's date this week! Whether making this date a one on one or grabbin your best couple friends...
{announcer's voice...}
Let's Play "Choose Your Valentine Destiny!"
Cupid's easy "prep": Print off some simple signs or pictures...

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The Vegas Date

The Las Vegas Date Night

A Date Night in Vegas, Nevada!
Hit all the fun 'hot spots' in Vegas for date night with this fun and creative date night idea.

I am madly in love with this guy...and as you will see from the following post....it's pretty easy to stay that way!  :)  My husband, Jamie, never ceases to amaze me.  He is the perfect gentleman and he always puts my needs above his own.  I had SO much fun on this date he planned for us....but I will let HIM tell you all about it....

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The Christmas Service Date

A Christmas service date at the food bank.

PART I - Service
'Tis the season for giving and what better way than to make a date out of it? My husband and I really have been in the spirit of giving this year especially, so when my husband suggested this date I thought it was a fantastic idea! (Yes, this was my husband's idea.) Which just goes to show that he has a really big heart and enjoys serving others. We decided to contact our local food bank and sign up to do some volunteer work. We double-dated...

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Halloween Clue Style Group Date

Halloween Clue Style Group Date Night

Halloween Party Ideas

Okay, everybody ~ here's the spook... er, I mean the scoop!  If you don't have plans yet to throw together some of your own Halloween fun... this is it!  If you are like me, you're the gal who says every year, "I freakin' want to become a fabulous hostess and throw great parties!"  How about starting with this?  Lucky for me, I have a wonderful friend who is a hostess PRO (take a bow, Lid!) We had this fabulously fun and creepy party just...

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The WILD Jungle Safari Date

The WILD Jungle Safari Date Night

Happy, Happy Columbus Day! Today we are going to be doing our own exploring.  But don't you worry, we won't be going too far from home on this date. Instead, we'll use our surroundings to "explore the Wild Jungle!"

 I was pleasantly surprised when my inspiration for this date came from an unexpected source. One of YOU - our readers! When Stephanie wrote us, she was looking for "Diva Advice". She wanted suggestions on presenting her anniversary gift to...

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“StUcK With You” Date

StUck with you float trip date idea.

A Floating Fun Adventure Date

I gotta hand it to my hubby! I recently had a baby, and he being the sweetheart he is, planned our date for us!! A LITTLE DISCLAIMER-I did ask ladies!!  Sometimes... well most the time... my man would prefer I was blunt with him. Sadly enough *sniff sniff* he can't read my mind and he usually doesn't know exactly what I want. {WINK WINK} Lucky me though, he was completely game! When we were dating he always was the creative one...

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“Back to School” Date Night

This Back-to-School date night is sure to make you both feel playful!

Back to School Themed Date Night

 It's the time of year that most kids dread - time to go back to school from summer break! Aaaahhhh!! Ha, ha! So, when planning my date I decided to focus on all the FUN parts of school: lunch, recess, and PE! And let me tell you - my date was a BLAST!!!! I really couldn't have asked for anything better.

Remember when you used to write notes to friends and fold them in a cute way? Well, the morning of my date I gave...

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A Few of His Favorite Things

A few of his favorite things... date idea.

Favorite Things Date Idea
One day, I was watching The Sound of Music with my kids and the classic song, "These Are a Few of My Favorite Things" was playing.  It got me thinking about my favorite things and even better...my husband's favorite things!  I quickly jotted down a list of things that I knew my husband loved.  I then challenged myself to plan a whole week worth of fun and a date for us, all for under $10.  My idea started on a Monday and ended on a Friday....

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