Valentine’s Day is a day to be romantic and for couples to spend quality time together. Dating is put to the side after marriage because of careers and children, so why not take the opportunity of the most romantic day of the year, Valentine’s Day, to start dating your spouse again. Some of us need some good date ideas and this article will point you in the right direction to have a romantic Valentine’s Day date with your spouse.
If it is possible to have a mini vacation and find a babysitter for the weekend, do it on Valentine’s Day. There are many options, such as a local bed and breakfast, any hotel, or go somewhere special that you normally wouldn’t. Try going to a city that you have never visited and plan to see the local attractions. This is a great way to reconnect with one another.
Check out your local jazz or dance clubs and take your significant other dancing. Dancing is always fun and a great way to be close to one another.
Roller Skating/Ice Skating
Feel like a kid again by going roller skating or ice skating. Valentine’s Day is the perfect time of year to take someone ice skating. For more tropical climates, roller skating is just as fun.
Reliving past times can be so much fun and can reignite the flame. This is a great way to remember how you both fell in love. Go to the restaurant you ate at on your very first date and if you can remember, order the same food you had. Also, try and wear the same or similar clothing you wore that special night. If you watched a movie, be sure to rent the exact same one and take it home. The key point is to make the night as close as possible to your first date.
Create an at-home spa for each other. To do this you can set up candles, flowers, and soft music playing in the background in your bedroom. Then, have your spouse lie on the bed with fresh sheets, and begin with a head and neck rub, followed by a back massage. Make sure to take turns and then follow-up your massage with a relaxing hot bath. You can purchase scented bath oils or beads to have a spa like feel.
No matter what you decide to do on Valentine’s Day, make sure you make it is about the two of you and enjoy it. This Valentine’s Day you can show your spouse how much you truly love them.