Darling Date Ideas

Date night is always something to look forward to but with hectic weeks it can be hard to plan. We don't want stresses of life to stop you from enjoying a night with your special someone so that's why we're here to help you out and offer up some easy date night ideas that you can squeeze in anytime during the week. 

Step Outside

With the summer nights offering up the perfect weather, taking a stroll can be a relaxing way to unwind - both mentally and physically. With little to no planning involved, all you need is a good pair of walking shoes and nice weather!

Photo compliments of San Diego Magazine

Photo compliments of San Diego Magazine

The small bit of exercise you'll get doesn't hurt either. Explore your neighborhood, head on over to the Lake, or smell the flowers at your local botanical garden; wherever you decide to go, you'll enjoy the time spent together. 

Photo compliments of Chicago Botanic Garden on Instagram

Photo compliments of Chicago Botanic Garden on Instagram

Dinner for Two

It takes teamwork and communication for a realtionship to work and there's no better way to exercise those skills than taking on the challenge of cooking a meal together. No matter your skill level, cooking can always be a fun activity. 

Check out this super simple Cast Iron Skillet Chicken recipe from Two Lazy Gourmets.

Photo compliments of Two Lazy Gourmets

Photo compliments of Two Lazy Gourmets

Ice Cream Creations

Photo compliments of Handle the Heat

Photo compliments of Handle the Heat

What better way to end the night than on a sweet note? No ice cream maker? No problem. We've gathered some simple ways to make ice cream without a machine - check them out on Handle the Heat

Stargazing

If you're fortunate enough to have a clear view of the night sky, take advantage of it! Gazing up at the stars is an easy, romantic way to end any night. 

Photo compliments of CNN

Photo compliments of CNN

If not, you've always got the skyline!

Photo Compliments of Through the Looking Glass

Photo Compliments of Through the Looking Glass

Enjoy the view! Spending time with your special someone should be stress-free. Have fun trying these ideas out and let us know which one is your go-to!