Bookworm Date Night.

As Thatcher is getting older [10 months now, can you believe it??], I am feeling more comfortable leaving him. I have been feeling especially antsy these past few weeks so I planned a date night with the hubs.

I always like to check out The Dating Divas because they have fun, creative and cheap options for a great date night! I scrolled through tons of options and found this one and thought it would be fun! Here is our version ;D

The Dating Divas have tons of print outs but I am DIYer so here is the invitation to our date [the pics for the invite and tasks were taken the next morning]:

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Curtis was curious but he waited for me to surprise him with the details!

I also made the task cards.

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To make it more fun, I sealed each of the taskes in evelopes.

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We had dinner at home to cut out that portion of the date cost. I made homemade chicken noodle soup and grilled cheese! Yummy :D

We headed out to Barnes and Noble and went straight to the cafe to get something warm to drink. I got a Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate and Curtis got Chai Tea with Mocha. Both drinks were delicious!

While we waited for our barista, Curtis opened the first envelope.

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We headed straight to the COOKING section and set off on our adventure.

Here is the rest of our date in pictures:

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We had a blast! We picked up a copy of Backyard Homesteading for our new house! Oh, you didn’t hear?? We are under contract for a quaint little place on 2.36 acres. Wish us luck that every goes quickly and smoothly.

This was such a cheap date and it could have easily been free! We got Starbucks for $8 and the book for $19 for a grand total of $27.

Have you been on cheap date lately? What did you do?

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