The river was so peaceful and serene at night, when it started to snow.Suddenly, looking at her laughing, I thought everything looked beautiful." "Last December, my boyfriend and I were trying to think of something creative to do, so we headed to an art store and picked up paint, brushes, and canvases.
Go to a bar and cheer for a team This one could get expensive so either don’t drink, drink beforehand, or bring a flask.97. Ask around Keep your ears (eyes) peeled on your social media sites for free events going on around town or ask your friends if they have any ideas.
Why do first dates seem to be an endless cycle of grabbing drinks or dinner at restaurants we’ve been to dozens of times before? There’s something comforting about fluffy pancakes doused in butter, topped with sweet syrup, and accompanied by a side of bacon.
Take photos of each other Maybe your social media profile pictures are out of date. Research your local train and bus lines There just might be a train that goes right up to the mountains or a cheap bus ride might get you to the beach. Open Mic or Improv nights I feel like this one shows up on every list but there’s a good reason why.
Find out what tours businesses in your city offer and try one out.34. Do a breakfast date Breakfast is the least expensive meal option (and tastiest if you ask me).36. This is the perfect opportunity to teach each other44.
Go to a real- live movie store, pick out a movie together then pop homemade popcorn at home 10. Spa night together Spoil each other with home treatments like bubble baths, exfoliating face and body scrubs, foot massages, etc.12. Go yarn-bombing together Channel your inner rebel.16.
Find the best happy hours in town and make the appetizers your meal My husband and I go to a place in town that has a happy hour where you can get a burger, fries, and drink for . Take advantage of coupon sites to get great deals on things you wouldn’t normally do26.
Find a free (or very cheap) class and take it together39. Drive up to the highest point in your city, spread out a blanket, and then gaze up at the stars42. Teach each other something You probably know something your partner doesn’t and they probably know how to do something you don’t. Go through your old yearbooks Tell your partner all about your high-school days.52. See how creative you can get Take turns planning dates that have a limit.54. A book club for two Select a book, check out a copy for each of you from the library and then discuss it as you go.56.
Find cheap sporting event tickets or go to your local high-school or college games41. No matter the season there’s usually something fun happening.51.
Play in the snow, build a snow man, then drink cocoa2.
Go to a community play, a dress rehearsal, high school or college play3. Work out together It’s fun to subtly flirt with each other at the gym because the other gym patrons don’t necessarily know you’re together.5. Movie marathon with ice cream sundaes Pick a genre, queue up some movies, and make the biggest, most obnoxious sundae you can.7.
Leave something (like a sweet letter) at the end of the trail for your partner to find. Take online relationship tests The Love Languages one is specifically good.76. Get to know each other even more You might think you know each other really well but if you’e been together for any length of time some of the answers from the beginning of your relationship might be out-of-date. (Still trying to convince my husband to let me try giving him a homemade hair cut)92. Watch You Tube videos all night Prank videos or kitten videos for hours?!