465: DATE NIGHT

“Live less out of habit and more out of intention.” —Anonymous

While it is an element of marriage, sharing life is no substitute for dating your spouse — it requires an element of intentionality. And dating isn’t just sharing a meal – for something to be considered a date, there must be a romantic interest that is expressed.

If it could be mistaken for something you’d do with your sibling, don’t call it a date.

If there’s no interaction or connection between the two of you, you’re missing the point of dating – pursuit of your spouse in an intimate way.

We know date nights can be hard to plan and to execute for many different reasons, but we’re not going to let lack of good ideas keep you guys from enjoying one another. Dating is a way to create enjoyment and growth together. And those two things are what set extraordinary marriages apart from the rest.

Don’t settle for “less than extraordinary” date nights. Get your free Date Night Done Right guide now to step up your dating game — check it out here. Once you complete this worksheet you will have at least 20 dates teed up that are guaranteed to be winners, unique to you and your spouse!

Fun Board Games You Can Play to Spice Up Your Sex Life

EPISODE SPONSOR | The 6 Pillars of Intimacy: The Secret to an Extraordinary Marriage

Is it really possible to rekindle the spark and restore the “like-new” connection in your marriage?

In the 6 Pillars of Intimacy, you will discover secrets that have transformed countless marriages. Its ideas are simple, practical, and powerful. You’ll be inspired to look at your marriage through a new lens and be encouraged by its commonsense approach.

Alisa and Tony DiLorenzo's proven approach to building intimacy in marriage will help you experience deeper and richer levels of intimacy with your spouse – starting today. Click HERE to get your copy today!

Disclosure of Material Connection: Some of the links in the post above are “affiliate links.” This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, we will receive an affiliate commission. Regardless, we only recommend products or services we use personally and believe will add value to our readers. We are disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

Medical Disclaimer: The content of this article & website is provided for general informational purposes only and is not intended as, nor should it be considered a substitute for, professional medical advice. Do not use the information on this website for diagnosing or treating any medical or health condition. If you have or suspect you have a medical problem, promptly contact your professional healthcare provider.