date ideas from various
1. Check out a
how-to-massage book and give each another massages.
2. Make sticky rolls
together, save some from the kids and eat the rest!
3. Organize photos
4. Read a book by mutually
liked author to one another.
5. Fix a stir-fry dinner
for two, together, and feed each other with
chop sticks, or if you are used to chop sticks, try forks, or use your
hands. Or blind fold yourselves and feed each other.
6. Read old love letters
out loud (only old love letters to each other, if there are other love
letters still around then have a fun date burning them and roast
marshmallows) - write new love letters to each other.
7. Have a candlelight
picnic for two in the living room. Be sure to use paper plates, etc.
so you don't have to clean-up afterwards.
8. Do a crossword puzzle
9. Buy each of you your
favorite candy bar and each hide the others. Then play a guessing game
of where it is. When you guess where yours is, you get to have it.
10. Eat spaghetti from the
same plate (just like in The Lady and The Tramp) and if you both
happen to be eating on the same strand of spaghetti you get to kiss
when you eat your way to the other.
11. Check out a joke book
and take turns reading jokes to one another.
12. It's a safe
neighborhood.. go for a walk. It's fun to look at the nature's world
at her own pace.
13. Sit down together and
each of you write out twenty things you like about your spouse. Share
14. Go on a night hike.
Pick a safe trail and bring a flashlight.
15. Ask another family or
couple who participate in a sport or activity you would like to learn
to teach you (fishing canoeing, sailing, etc.) Offer to
teach them something you know.
16. Set a specific amount
of money (like five dollars) and go to a store. Each of you buy the
other a treat.
17. Build and fly a kite.