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Date night

how often do you and your SO get to have a date night outside of the house.. i feel like somedays the only time we get out of the house together is to go to target.

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jenn660

Asked by jenn660 at 9:28 AM on May. 25, 2011 in Relationships

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  • usually once a week but when we can not get a babysitter we put the girls to bed early and do a movie night or something special . Date night is a must for us lol

    whitenena

    Answer by whitenena at 9:30 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • Um, we haven't since DS was born 5 months ago! DH works all week, so our weekends are usually just relaxing and him spending quality time with DS.
    kylie_bob

    Answer by kylie_bob at 9:34 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • You mean Target is NOT a dating activity?!?! ;)
    PsychicSherry

    Answer by PsychicSherry at 9:35 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • We haven't been on a date in years. I don't think either of us misses that, thankfully we are both homebodies.
    meooma

    Answer by meooma at 9:37 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • i am happy with stayin home but i think every once in a while you need that outing to stay connected, we have everyother weekend with out my Ds and only 3 months till baby comes.. we have only been together for 10 months so i just want to make sure to keep the spark alive
    jenn660

    Comment by jenn660 (original poster) at 9:58 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • I think this is a good idea..wish I could get Hubby motivated to try it.
    officemgr59

    Answer by officemgr59 at 10:02 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • Any and all "date" activities around here must fit within some very strict guidelines my husband has:

    They must occur between 11:30am and 2:20pm. Never mind that there are no sitters available during that time period, His Majesty does not enjoy lines at the box office or candy counter.

    They must be lunch and a movie, with a possible stop at a Half Price Books. Apparently, no other activities exist in the entire universe.

    Lunch must be Chinese Buffet. That way, His Majesty controls almost every aspect of the meal.

    The movie must be something comic-book-related, comic-book-adjacent or otherwise testosterone-soaked, ab-flashing, plot-free twaddle. Actually, on that His Majesty and I agree, Momma does not enjoy the RomComs.
    Fistandantalus

    Answer by Fistandantalus at 10:30 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • Usually twice a month.
    KWnavywife

    Answer by KWnavywife at 11:05 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • lately i feel like walmart is the only time i get out with my dh....we actually havent went on a date night since january..
    shelle21

    Answer by shelle21 at 11:42 AM on May. 25, 2011

  • We've been on 2 date nites since DD was born 18 months ago HOWEVER, we work about 2 blocks away from each other and eat lunch together most days. Sometimes he even takes me out to a nice restaurant!
    jmpj8107

    Answer by jmpj8107 at 12:44 PM on May. 25, 2011

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