I have been dreaming of attending Diner en Blanc since I first learned about the event in 2012. I told anyone who would listen about the event only to be met with blank stares. It seemed that many people didn’t understand my interest in attending an event that you (A) pay a fee to attend, (B) dress in all white, (C) are responsible for bringing your own tables, chairs, decor, food, … Continue reading My Experience at Diner en Blanc Dallas 2016
For the month of February, the Thrift It! Clique decided to create a photo shoot that focused on styling outfits from thrifted pieces in our wardrobe that we would either wear on a day date or for date night. We got our spouses and significant others to get in on the action as well. We took some cute shots. I had the most fun just hanging … Continue reading Thrifted Date Night Looks
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. *Queue love songs, balloons, teddy bears, and chocolate and reservations for 2 at a fine dining establishment* Better yet ditch the idea of waiting for a table at a fancy restaurant or catching a movie in an overcrowded theatre and opt for a more unconventional date based on the ABC Date Night Challenge. Here is a list of dates … Continue reading 26 Ways to Amp Up Your Valentine’s Day
For Valentine’s Day I decided to have a date night at home. I am a bit impatient and I do not like going out to restaurants on Valentine’s Day. There is always a long wait for seating and I don’t like waiting more than an hour. My husband was at work so I decided to take over the reigns of planning our evening. Honestly I … Continue reading P is for Picnic
I set out to complete the ABC Date Night Challenge by New Year’s Eve last year but due to a myriad of different reasons, we were unable to complete all the letters. Fortunately we are both still committed to finishing the challenge because honestly it was really fun! We realized that it takes a little more time to plan our dates. Working around our demanding … Continue reading ABC date night challenge continues for 2014!
Back in September my hubby and I decided to attend a football game as a part of our date night challenge. We were crazy enough to go to another sporting event in the heat. What do they call doing the same thing and expecting different results? I believe it’s called INSANITY…I mean love! The game took place at 7 in the evening so I thought … Continue reading F is for Football
My husband and I attended MegaFest back in August. During the event there were a plethora of break out sessions to suit many different interests. My husband and I decided to attend one called the “CEO of Me” together. What intrigued me about the session was that the speaker, Tony Gaskins, was a 29-year-old Christian relationship coach/ life coach/ self-made millionaire who was bringing in over … Continue reading E is for Empowerment Seminar
On Saturday August 31, my hubby and I decided to go on our “C” date from the ABC Date Night Challenge. It was his turn to decide on our dating destination/activity so he surprised me with AWESOME seats to the “Woman of Purpose” concert at the American Airlines Center in Dallas. It was an amazing charity event which was held to benefit the organization Autism … Continue reading C is for Concert!
My hubby and I started our ABC Date Night Challenge with the letter A. We decided to split the letters up so that we each were responsible for planning 13 dates. We also have decided to pick the letters at random depending on our mood. My husband had the letter A so he decided that we would have our first date at the arcade. We … Continue reading A is for Arcade!
I love spending quality time with my husband. We do not have children so we still have to ability to go out as much as we like without the added responsibility of planning to make the most of our time. Due to our lack of planning, our dates have become rather basic and blah. We usually dine out somewhere and either go watch a movie … Continue reading ABC Date Night Challenge