Cheap dating ideas for married couples

30 Jan

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. Rent a movie and enjoy it with take out from your favorite local restaurant. Exercise together – go for a jog, play your favorite sport together, bike ride, etc. Take The 5 Love Languages Test to see how to improve your relationship. Head to a local pool and relax in the pool and hot tub! You can also check out our newest sponsor, Coupon Lynx, for some great deals! So embark on an adventure: sneak onto the roof for a talk under the stars or hit the road for a destination-less car trip together.

But the truth is, relationships take work and sometimes, you just need to get a little creative.

So we’ve talked about the reasons to keep dating your spouse, and why we haven’t given up on pursuing our relationship…now for some CHEAP ideas to keep things fresh.

When Brad and I get the opportunity to enjoy some time out of the house or a night in while the boys are sleeping, we keep it simple and inexpensive.

So here are five different dates that will rekindle the romance in your long-term relationship.

Recreate Your Most Memorable Dates Remember when you first met in line at Starbucks? Or your second date at the sushi bar downtown (and you both found out he's allergic to seafood ... Or the apartment complex where you had your first big fight (and amazing makeup sex later).