5 Budget-Friendly Date Night Ideas For Parents

Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and everyone is scrambling to plan something for their partner. Here are a few romantic date night ideas that are well within the budget.

With Valentines Day just around the corner, have you planned something fun for your partner? We are in the midst of a fast-paced city and a distracting digital world and taking time off is an ideal way to reconnect with your partner. When we say time off – we mean phones switched off, kids tucked in bed early, and you’re only left with a healthy conversation with your partner. We often talk about how we miss date nights, but very few of us step away from our hectic work and kids’ schedules, and social commitments.

Sometimes, the simplest things in life make the world stop for a second and let us enjoy each moment. With the new year kicking in and so many resolutions and commitments, I miss putting my legs up and having a moment with my partner. 

But here is why it is important to have date nights:

1) Date night helps with communication. 

2) It also pushes you to show some interest in what your partner may like or want.

3) It helps us to love the simple things in life. 

Here are a few ideas for your date night, keeping smaller budgets in mind. 

1) Make an at-home spa 

Recreate your own spa experience by lighting a few candles and throwing in a soothing massage. You could make it fun by indulging in some soothing face masks also. 

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2) Games Night 

Sometimes, the best date nights are simple ones. It lets you be spontaneous because you don’t have to plan way ahead in time. 

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3) Karaoke Night 

Karaoke is a guaranteed fun night, even when you can’t hold a note to save your life. This fun activity just lets you be without any judgments. 

4) Cook a meal together

Planning a meal is daunting every week, but its fun to look up a recipe with your partner and experimenting with food together. Set up your table like a restaurant and throw in some candles and the process of cooking together will surely make it an ideal Valentine date. 

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5) Movie night at home

Pick a movie that both likes and create a cozy environment at home with wine and popcorn. 





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