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Love is in the air.
Spending time with the one you love is important and you don’t have to spend a cent to make it amazing quality time.
Imagine cuddling on the couch or relaxing in a warm candle lit bath. Taking a stroll around the lake or enjoying a good glass of wine or coffee on the patio.
These ideas sound amazing.
What is your favorite activity to do with your spouse? What about a city tour or cooking dinner together? Below you will find 10 free amazing date ideas to share with the one you love. These ideas are just the tip of the frugal dating list you can find here.
10 FREE Amazing Date Ideas:
1. Have a romantic picnic in the park.
Pack all the amazing foods you both love. Wine, chocolate, sliced cheeses and meats. Pastries and sweets. Maybe include a dish you enjoyed on your first date or your fifth wedding anniversary. Add in a large blanket and a beautiful location and you have a wonderful date.
2. Tour a local winery or brewery.
Most wineries and breweries offer free tours and sampling. Spend an afternoon with the one you love touring a few breweries and wineries in your local area. Spend time walking through the vineyard relaxing and taking in the scenery.
3. Enjoy a couples massage.
Spend quality time relaxing with your spouse. Melt the stress away with an amazing massage.
4. Enjoy appetizers and wine on the patio.
After you have put the kids to bed or maybe you have called the sitter in for the night. Prepare your favorite appetizers with your partner and grab your favorite beverage and relax on the patio. Enjoy free flowing conversation and relaxation under the stars while you enjoy yummy food and beverages.
5. Attend a free concert in the park.
Grab your partner and a cozy blanket and enjoy a free musical or theatrical event in your community park.
6. Catch a game.
Are you a sports couple? Do you like to watch or play? Catch the latest local game together live or watch the national teams play on television. Or join a local team together and get your game on.
7. Make a meal together.
Instead of just one of you making the meal. Spend time together in the kitchen preparing the meal and enjoying it together. Sneak a few nibbles or taste testing during meal preparation. Enjoy your prepared meal over a good glass of wine or fresh lemonade paired with great conversation.
8. Be tourists.
Is there a section of your town or a neighboring town that you love to walk through. Maybe the art district or the seawall. Spend time together checking out the places you love.
9. Game night/movie night.
Pop the popcorn and cuddle on the couch and watch your favorite television shows or movies together. Or challenge your partner to a game of strategy and chance. Bring out the board games and see who will win.
10. A stroll around the park.
No matter the time of year a walk through the park with the one you love can be amazing. Whether the fresh spring flowers are in bloom or the autumn leaves are falling a walk in nature can be both relaxing and comforting with the one you love.
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I hope that you have an amazing date with the one you love.
Saving & Simplicity
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