Each spouse privately creates a funny costume from what you have around the house. Let go of any inhibitions about being neat and tidy. Find someone who does and volunteer to rake theirs. Use your imagination to see what’s left to do without electricity. It doesn’t have to be one of those fancy, expensive parks. Do those silly arcade games like skee ball or whack-a-mole. Build something together – ice cream sundaes, a pizza with your favorite toppings, a tower of blocks. Take an early morning or evening bike ride together. Stop at a quaint café for breakfast or get an ice cream cone or other treat along the way. Borrow a tent, sleeping bags, and some advice from a veteran camper and spend a night in the woods – or at least a backyard. The Bible may not seem like a date book but try sharing your favorite passage with each other. During the dark of winter, make some light together.
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These ideas will hopefully promote conversation, fun and eliminate the superficial value placed on things. This allows you an opportunity to decide whether or not you want to attend a movie or restaurant with live music later in the evening. Since a number of people are becoming more health conscious, any opportunity to combine getting fit with quality time is great alternative. Women especially appreciate being able to get dolled-up and enjoy the cultural experience offered by the arts and music. Taking a date to the driving range allows you to instruct, if you’re good, or learn together if you’re both rookies.I can make the screen go full screen and bring speakers to plug in for surround sound. I think doing a cycling tour of the wineries, riding for a half hour in the sunshine through scenic areas, stopping, tasting a few wines, maybe some good cheese and a baguette with it, at a table in the shade, then getting on the bicycles again with the map and heading to another winery to do the same.We could bring warm blankets to snuggle in and some marshmallows to roast on a fire that we could build right there among their landscaping. Fun, active, beautiful, tasty, and still LOTS of opportunity to talk and be contactful with each other.Try star gazing in your own back yard or out in the country. If you’re the scientific type, you might get a star map and try to identify constellations. You get the drinks, the snacks, his/her slippers, favorite game, etc. Just make sure that you alternate the favor sometime soon.Go to a public place (a train station, airport lobby, downtown gathering place) and people watch. If you like, discuss your deepest spiritual beliefs afterwards. Traditionally, parents fill their children’s shoes with treats on St. Try walking in your spouse’s shoes for an evening – perhaps more of a challenge for the husband.