stay at home date ideas for couples with kids
Spontaneous date nights may be a thing of the past after kids. However, it’s important for date nights to keep happening even if they cant be spontaneous; they sure can be planned.
So for days when you can’t make it out of the house, these fun stay-at-home date night ideas will be all you need to have a fun time at home with your partner.
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Stay At Home Date Ideas for Couples
These are super fun budget-friendly date night ideas so you can have some fun with your partner in the comfort of your home.
There are some awesome game night ideas too.
#1.Have A Movie Night
I love watching movies and so does my partner, so ill always start a list like this with movie nights. LOL.
It’s also the easiest and most common date night idea that any couple can have without planning.
Pick a movie that you would both enjoy, and this is the best time to explore and watch any movie you love and not necessarily a family-friendly movie because of your kids.
I particularly love prime video because it is included in my prime membership and has many amazing movie options.
Netflix also never disappoints when it comes to entertaining tv shows and great movies, and that you can binge-watch.
So go ahead, Netflix and chill with your partner.?
Grab a snack and have a fun movie night.
#2.DIY Paint & Sip
Who says you have to go out to a painting and wine class to enjoy the experience? Well, not me ?.
You can absolutely have a Diy painting and wine class in the comfort of your home. It is a great way to spend the night.
You will need to get your own painting materials, but there are so many budget-friendly options that you can get and have a great painting and wine date without breaking the bank.
Here a few great and budget friendly options
These all in one canvas painting kits saves you time and money to find and buy each individual product and they are all affordable.
*Art Supply 13-Piece Acrylic Artist Painting Set with Mini Table Easel, Canvas Panel, Brushes & Palette.
At a great price this set comes with
- Professional Quality 8″ x 10″ Canvas (Pack of 2)
- 6-Color Acrylic 12ml Artist Painting Tube Colors.
- Wood Mini Table Easel with Single Tripod Back Leg & Chain Support
- 3-Piece Artist Bristle Painting Brushes for use on Acrylics or Oil Paints
- Plastic 6-Well Mixing Palette
This set comes with
- Framed and wooden canvas
- 6 paintbrushes
- Acrylic painting kit
- A wooden easel ( 16X20) inches
At a great price this set comes with
- Paintbrush Kit: 2 kits of 3 different sizes( 6pcs) separately for big or small areas to do the super fine lines and details easily; COLORWORK’s nylon brush is easy to clean
- 4 pc pre-printed textured canvas,
- one set intact acrylic paints, .
- 12 x 12ml acrylic paint set, 10 paintbrushes, and 5 palettes.
- Mini Canvas with Easel: a convenient set of 10 4x 4-inch mini acrylic canvas with mini easels. Our canvas panel made of 100% cotton with features of primed with acid-free which is ready to paint right out of the box
- Rich Pigments Acrylic Paint Set that dries quickly. With 12 different colors to choose from, just using the colors as is, or mix them together to create your favorite shades
- Paint Brushes and Palette Included
So go ahead, grab a painting kit, and have some fun at home painting and sipping while your kids are asleep.
Cooking together is another stay at home date idea for couples. Do you have a new recipe you’ve been wantng to try out?
Try it out together, or you can decide to make different simple meals, have a mini cooking competition, and decide who made it better.
Decide on a new recipe, and have some fun with it .
We sometimes make our own pizza for our date night, and it’s usually so much fun; we experiment with different pizza toppings each time, making the process more interesting.
You could also try making your own pizza, garnish it with all your favorite toppings and sit down to a movie and pizza afterward. Two activities in one date. Entertaining.
#4.Redesign a Room Together
A little DIY home renovation with your partner is a great way to unwind while spending some time together.
Order some new decor pieces together, rearrange the furniture, declutter.
Transforming a space can bring in fresh new energy and make relaxation even better.
#5. Have an at-home spa day.
You can absolutely have a great spa experience at home, enjoy massages, facials, and amazing scents.
Not only will you be saving money, youll have so much fun.
Here are a few of my favorite home spa kit items you may need. feel free to check them out, i think you’ll like them too?
- Foot, Nail, Face 10 Piece Spa Set
- Pedicure Tools 18 in 1
- Scented candles
- Bath Bombs
- Massage Oils
- Massage Stones
- Facial Steamer
- Aromatherapy Oils
- Foot spa Massager
After a spa night at home, you’ll be so relaxed energized and ready for the next day with kids.
So try this out, have a spa day with your partner, sip on some wine, and enjoy a zen evening.
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Make a playlist of your favorite tunes and have a fun dance party with your partner.
I love dancing so this is one of my favorite stay at home date idea.
Just try not to have the music up too loud as we won’t want the kids to wake up and end the party.
You could also try learning a new dance routine. This will definitely make it a whole lot interesting and fun.
#7.Have a Game Night
Game nights with friends are usually fun. But you can also have game nights as a couple
Set out some snacks, open up a bottle of wine, and have fun with some games.
There are various games to pick from, ranging from classic board games like Scrabble, monopoly & chess, to card games like blackjack and speed.
Here are a few fun games for couples you could check out
Yes, yeah, I know I said date night and relaxation ?, but exercising is a great way to spend some time together and bond with your significant other.
Besides working out together is more fun than working out alone.
Exercise also boosts endorphins, so you would both end up with some happy juices in your system, and in a much better mood while getting fit and healthy.
#9. Put A Puzzle Together
Puzzles are engaging and also boost brainpower. Doing a puzzle is also an awesome game night idea you could incorporate.
So grab a puzzle and put it together with your partner.
This will be a fun and interesting way to get quality time with your significant other.
#10.Mix Your Own Drinks
This is an exciting stay at home date idea for couples; and you may come up with your own mix, completely new and different, lol, you just never know.
Play bartender and make a budget-friendly cocktail mix with your partner, there are many recipes on youtube that you could try and add a little twist, and you just never know what you come up with.
Afterward, you could both settle down and enjoy your cocktails together, how fun.
I think I just decided on what we’ll be doing for our next date night. Stay tuned for my new delicious cocktail mix, just in case I come up with something extraordinary, hahaha.
#11.Spend Sometime Catching Up Over Drinks
It’s so easy to get caught up in everyday life and kids activities that weeks could go by without just talking or catching up with your partner on anything outside kids.
So take out time, pour some wine, and just catch up. Ask questions, plan for the future, catch up on thoughts and dreams, just talk.
Make it even more interesting and grab a pack of my favorite conversation starters for couples, catch up, and learn new things about your partner.
Now Go Have Yourself a Fun Date Night At Home.
Are you looking forward to a date night now? Lots of exciting things to try out, right? So go on, have yourself a relaxing and fun date night, you deserve it.
Which if these ideas will you be trying out with your partner? Do you have other exciting ideas? Let me know in the comments below. I would love to hear from you.
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