By Allie Churchill for Your How many times have you gone out together to catch dinner and a movie? but it sure does get boring after a while, doesn't it?
If you've ever been in a long-term relationship -- whether it lasted seven months or seven years -- you know that date night starts to feel stale over time.
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Have a few drinks, eat a burger and get ready to team up for trivia! What types of unique date nights (or days) have you enjoyed with your spouse?
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Before I was married, I was always told how important it is to continue to date your spouse.
If you're a parent, put the kids to bed at a reasonable hour. Additionally, parents shouldn't feel guilty about calling the babysitter.
Kids need sleep and, in most cases, young children should be in bed between 7 p.m. Very young children need 14 hours of sleep per night [source: Kids Health]. each night, time alone quickly dissipates and, on top of that, cranky kids create strain on a marriage. Babysitters provide that much needed escape from parenthood, even if only for a few hours.
Dating your spouse helps keep the romance alive in your marriage. Take that intimacy to the next level by meeting for a romantic, mysterious rendezvous date. Yes, we'll admit that the whole "taking the leap together" idea behind it is a little corny, but the idea that you have to trust and literally embrace one another is pretty true to heart.Here is how it works: you make the arrangements and leave a seductive note somewhere he'll find it (tucked into his suit pocket or slipped into his briefcase). Feel That Love Is In The Air So you need something that gets your palms sweating and your heart pumping in your relationship? Better yet, take the ultimate leap of faith by being tied to your S. Dating ideas can range from casual trips to the movie theater to night filled with romance and adventure.Plan your date night in advance by arranging for child care and shopping for a new outfit to impress your date.