105 Cheap Date Night Ideas

20 years of marriage and 8 kids later... here's my top tip for a successful marriage... date nights are a must! Here's a list of more than 100 ideas. Time to make date night a priority!
I've been married for 20 years now, and I'll be the first to say that having a successful and loving marriage takes work!   If you don't take the time to nourish it, your marriage relationship can evolve from a relationship of loving adoration into one that feels like you're nothing but business partners managing home, work, and family schedules together. One thing my husband and I have always tried to do is to make Friday night date night... …
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Inspirational Movies and More!

Movies by the Kendrick Brothers Over the years it has been fun to watch the movies by the Kendrick Brothers! The first one my husband and I saw was Facing the Giants. It was a huge inspiration for digging deep and not giving up. Then, after seeing Fireproof and appreciating its focus on marriage, we decided to check out their first movie, Flywheel.  Then came Courageous and the War Room...which left us inspired in our family and personal lives.... …
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Free Wedding Planner

Everything you need to plan a wedding! If you or someone you know is planning a wedding soon, you should take a look at this amazingly helpful site, The Knot. Such a great resource! Plus, it is free to join. I wish I would have known about this site to help me plan my wedding. It probably would have been helpful when I was helping my sister plan her wedding recently too! Darn. At least I will know for the next time around when a sister or... …
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The Five Love Languages $5.69!

This is one of those books that you want to own so you can read it again whenever you need a refresher. The love languages apply to any and all relationships: marriage, kids, friends, etc. I have a copy and I have recommended it to everyone in my family. Even my husband read and loved it. ;) When I see it drop in price, I snag a copy or two to give as part of wedding gifts. I know I will be attending a wedding soon and the price just dropped, so... …
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