Special Occasions

Celebrate Life's Big Moments In Style!

Traditions! Traditions! The holidays are some of the best times to get a little closer and we want to inspire you to do just that! From birthdays to anniversaries (and every holiday in between), we have fun date, gift, and romance ideas for every occasion. Let us help you celebrate and make life-long memories.

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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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Totally Awesome 80’s Prom

How to host a totally awesome 80's theme prom group date night

Happy BIRTHDAY week! It's the beginning of the year and time to start thinking about all those special birthdays you will be planning. This week at the Dating Divas, we are dedicating the whole week to Birthday Ideas to keep you filled with fresh ideas for the ones you love.

This past year my husband turned 30. I wanted to make sure and surprise him with an awesome party he’d never forget. He was born in 1980 so I thought throwing an 80’s party would be perfect!...

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Family New Year’s

A family New Year's countdown box.

A New Year's Eve Countdown Box
Can you believe 2011 is fast approaching?  Well, do not fear!  We have quick, fun and inexpensive ideas to help you ring in the new year as a family!

What better way to ring in the new year than with an hour-by-hour COUNTDOWN BOX?
The idea behind this box is simple...each hour starting at 8 P.M. the kids get to open one bag!
Inside each bag is something different to celebrate New Year's Eve!
(I received some great inspiration here.)...

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We Wish You A Merry Christmas

We wish you a Merry Christmas!

We hope you are having an extremely MERRY Christmas with ALL of your loved ones!  We sure are!  We wanted to share a special message with our fabulous readers on one of OUR favorite days of the year.  Enjoy!!
It's Christmas Night
By: Max Lucado

It’s Christmas night. The house is quiet. Even the crackle is gone from the fireplace. Warm coals issue a lighthouse glow in the darkened den. Stockings hang empty on the mantle. The tree stands naked in the corner....

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When Christmas Comes To Town

We couldn't let the magic of Christmas Eve escape without leaving our wonderful readers with a little message....sharing our feelings about this special night. :)

We all wish you all a VERY Merry Christmas!!...

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Santa’s Helper Mini-Date

Santa's Helper Mini-Date where you can prep for Christmas while enjoying your spouse's company.

Quick and Easy Christmas Date Idea
Who doesn’t procrastinate when it comes to wrapping presents? There is always so much to do and wrapping presents seems to get pushed to the side and forgotten. But then the night before Christmas, you are busy trying to finish everything up while wrapping presents.
Why not, make wrapping presents a date with your man? Have dinner waiting at home when you’re lucky man comes home. Have a Santa hat on his seat at the table. Place...

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Santa Baby

Santa Baby - an intimate date night for two.

For Your Santa Baby

For my Treats for the Sweet post this month, I promised to give you the details on my husband's "reward" for helping me cook up all the Christmas treats for our friends, neighbors, and family. So here are all the goodies (er,.. goods)...can't wait to share!

The first Christmas that we had a baby my parents gave Adam a Santa hat. After all, this will be his role for the next 20 years. lol. Actually, I do it - but who's keeping track? So I...

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Christmas Breakfast

Christmas breakfast recipes that are quick and delicious.

Delicious and Easy Christmas Breakfast Ideas
The most memorable part of Christmas for me growing up was the amazing breakfast my mom would put together for us on Christmas morning. It was every kid's dream to wake up to a table full of delicious food. To have those smells emanate all throughout the house. This is a tradition that I want my husband and children to have as well. For my post this month I really wanted to share some recipes with you that are easy, delicious,...

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All I Want for Christmas is… YOU!

The 12 "Daytz" of Christmas printable kit.

A Free Christmas Gift Idea For Your Spouse
Still looking for the PERFECT gift for your spouse this Christmas season? Well, look no further. I have 2 great and EASY ideas for you! And you want to know the best part? All you have to do is print them out!
 ***Be sure to check out the new AND improved post and printables for "The 12 Daytz of Christmas" HERE!!! ***

The first is this little tag...

Just attach the tag to something simple - a picture...

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