Category: On a Budget

How to make a ‘budget’ date special.

Resurrect Romance Week

Use chalk to write loving welcome home messages on the sidewalk Put flower petals on the ceiling fan and ask your darling to turn it on so he or she will be showered Tie a message and balloons to the bottom of the garage door with a foot of string — they will magically rise […]

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Get your Wheaties on!

5 Reasons Why Breakfast First Dates Are Brilliant… They are “no pressure” There’s no expectation of anything happening after They have an easy-to-figure-out dress code They can be relatively inexpensive They’re what champions do…   Breakfast First Dates Are Brilliant”They’re low pressure: They are Low Pressure Meeting in the morning means that the expectations for the […]

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A Romantic Playlist for your Evening

Click to the site below, choose the year you met, or the year he/she was born.  Then sit back, relax and enjoy the nostalgia and good memories that arise. http://thenostalgiamachine.com/index.html

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4th July Bear Hugs! Free Happy Fourth of July eCards

It just takes a moment, its totally free…let someone know you care! 4th July Bear Hugs! Free Happy Fourth of July eCards, Greeting Cards | 123 Greetings.

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Farmer’s Market Date

A quick and ideal date is simple: Step 1: Get a date. Step 2: Shop together for ingredients at one of the many local awesome farmer’s markets. Step 3: Enjoy a spontaneous picnic of fresh veggies, bread, jams and jellies, cheeses, organic baked good, etc. How can you go wrong when food is involved!  

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On a Budget

Cheap Date Idea #1 Pay your local library a visit, and ask the librarian where you can read aloud. Choose an engaging mystery or steamy romance and spend the afternoon reading aloud to one-another. Cheap Date Idea #2 Take two pads of lined paper, some nice pens and visit a quiet coffee shop. Order two […]

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21 Quickie Date Ideas

get your picture taken go bike riding go bird watching go for a drive go for a stroll at the zoo go hiking go to a concert go to a dance go window shopping have a cookout have a picnic have dinner together hold hands play a board game prepare a meal together ride the […]

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Springtime On a Budget

Geocaching: Geocaching is like a huge hide and seek game — it’s such a fun way to spend a beautiful spring day. You use GPS, via a GPS unit or even your GPS-enabled phone to search for hidden items in your area. Visit geocaching.com for all the info you’ll need to get started. Picnic: Making […]

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Little Romantic Surprises

For guys that don’t normally cook, your best attempt at a home-cooked meal can be a huge treat and doesn’t have to cost anything. Hide a note under her pillow the night before or little notes around the house on a random day, telling her what she means to you. Focus on the little things that […]

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3 loving but inexpensive Valentine gifts

1. Time in a bottle: Give your hardworking spouse a full day to do whatever he or she wants — or just to relax — no interruptions allowed. For him, that means he gets to engage in his hobby, watch the game, play 18 holes or do absolutely nothing. For her, that might means you […]

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