What do you want to do, honey? I don’t know. What do you want to do? Well, we can…

1. Stay at a bed and breakfast.
2. Pamper ourselves at a club or day spa.
3. Go to a concert.
4. Go Clubbing.
5. Go to the Opera.
6. Go to the Zoo.
7. Go to a Ballgame.
8. Go to the racetrack.
9. Attend an Art Exhibit.
10. Dress up in Formal attire and take a limousine to a play or concert.
11. Go to the Fair or Amusement Park.
12. Go bowling.
13. Make a date of being cheap. Charm the waiter out of a freebie. Make sure we don’t spend over $10 on the evening.
14. Go antiquing.
15. Go to a bookstore.
16. Play a round of golf, i.e., 9, 18, miniature or driving range.
17. Go to the Park. Fly a kite or just play Frisbee.
18. Go horseback riding.
19. Go boating.
20. Take a hot-air-balloon ride.
21. Go on a bike ride.
22. Go to the playground.
23. Go fishing.
24. Watch the sunset.
25. Sing in the rain.
26. Catch some rays… at the pool, beach or our backyard, play the Beach Boys tunes and put on sunscreen.
27. Stargaze.
28. Be artists.
29. Make a movie.
30. Plant some seeds in a pot or on the windowsill and watch ‘em grow.
31. Bake cookies.
32. Have a Cookout.
33. Make ice-cream sundaes. (Don’t forget the whip cream and cherries)
34. Shower together.
35. Listen to our favorite love songs.
36. Make love somewhere new; in a different place.
37. Rent and watch a steamy movie.
38. Reminisce about our most memorable dates. (Look at old photo albums and scrapbooks)
39. Go back to the 50’s. Start at the skating rink or bowling alley, then for burgers and fries, on to an old car show and then a drive-in theater. Play lots of great romantic and fun 50’s tunes.
40. Surprise me!
41. Learn a new dance – tango, lambada, salsa.
42. Play a new game. Spend the evening learning a new card or board game.
43. Play Truth or Dare.
44. Go to the arcade. Make sure we hit up the photo booth.
45. Do something funny. (Go to a comedy club, see a funny movie or just tell jokes)
46. Throw a party.
47. Wake up and smell the coffee. Treat ourselves to a great cup while you snuggle up in the morning.
48. Have our favorite restaurant deliver a meal right to our door.
49. Get active for a good cause, spend the day helping others.
50. Volunteer. This will renew our appreciation for kindness, love and compassion.
51. Write a poem that lists the many things we love about each other. (maybe even frame it)
52. Read some passionate books.

A successful marriage is work and takes true commitment to the other person. It’s very important to have fun together. Plan a successful relationship; spend one day or evening, each week with just your spouse. Always, hold hands and tell the other, that you love them. Never hang up the phone without saying; “I love you,” this could be the last thing you ever say to them and you’ll be glad you did. Most off all just have fun!

If you know of something I’ve missed here, feel free to leave a comment.

If it falls your lot to be a street sweeper, sweep streets like Michelangelo painted pictures, like Shakespeare wrote poetry, like Beethoven composed music; sweep streets so well that all the host of heaven and earth will have to pause and say, “Here lived a great street sweeper, who swept his job well.” ~ MARTIN LUTHER KING

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