Looking for creative ways to spice up your marriage and have fun together - without breaking the bank? Try these budget-friendly ideas! From seasonal dates to "passion picker-uppers," the Larsons and the Arps offer 52 easy-to-plan, inexpensive suggestions that will spice up your relationship and draw you closer together. Includes preparation tips and talking points.
Create Big Romance on a Small Budget
Tired of the usual dinner-and-a-movie dates? Looking for new ways to connect with your spouse?
Energize your marriage by getting out of your normal routine with the help of these 52 creative date ideas. From outdoor dates to out-on-the-town dates, you and your spouse will have no trouble finding the perfect date that fits your mood--all on a $10 budget!
See for yourself how new experiences can help you bond together and nurture your relationship. Which of these will be the first of your Great Dates?
· Time Travel Great Date
· Moonlight/Sunrise Great Date
· Bucket List Great Date
· Surprise Me! Great Date
Each date includes easy preparation suggestions, tips for the date, talking points to enhance your conversations, and a Great Date takeaway. What are you waiting for?
Peter and Heather Larson do premarital counseling and marriage education together in a variety of settings. Peter is a licensed clinical psychologist and Heather is a relationship coach with Bridgewell Coaching. Married for nearly 20 years, the Larsons have three school-aged children and live in Boulder, Colorado.
Coauthors David and Claudia Arp, founders of Marriage Alive, have written more than 30 books. Their 10 Great Dates seminar is popular across the U.S. and internationally. Frequently appearing in national media, the Arps live in Great Falls, Virginia. Learn more at