Date nights at home can get a bit repetitive after a while.
Its always the same, have dinner and watch a movie.
There’s nothing wrong with that but no matter how much you love your partner and value your relationship, doing the same things over and over again can lead to the relationship becoming a little stale.
You want to make sure you stay connected to your boyfriend or girlfriend, keep that spark alive and fall more in love every day 😍.
The only way to achieve this is to do and experience new fun things with your significant other.
And there’s no better time than date night to bring some romance and excitement back into the relationship!
Here are 25 of the best at home date night ideas that will make you fall even more in love.
1. Have a picnic in your living room or backyard
There’s just something really romantic about laying out a blanket and having a picnic with your significant other.
2. Paint together
You can pull up a Bob Ross tutorial on YouTube and follow along, seeing at the end who’s masterpiece most resembles Bob’s own painting.
3. Make pizzas from scratch
Pizzas are ideal for a date night because they are fun to make but also easy and quick so no one has to spend too long in the kitchen.
4. Try couples yoga
Either have a serious session to make you feel super chilled or try some ridiculously difficult couples poses that will have you both on the floor laughing.
5. Put on a fashion show
Choose outfits for each other, maybe something you wish your other half would wear or just something crazy, and hold a fashion show in your living room.
6. Work on a home improvement project together
Maybe there’s some DIY you’ve been meaning to do for ages but never got around to it. Make it a fun activity by doing it together with your boyfriend or girlfriend.
7. Give each other massages
Find a video on YouTube and try some new massage techniques, or go freestyle!
8. Plan a vacation
Looking at dream holiday destinations online together and planning a future trip is a great date night activity that will give you something to look forward to together.
9. Have a pillow fight
Catch your boyfriend or girlfriend off guard with a pillow fight to spark some fun and romance!
10. Make cocktails
Have a cocktail night, try to recreate your favorites or experiment until you come up with a signature cocktail you can call your own.
11. Play board games
We don’t play board games that often anymore so it can be easy to forget how fun they are, especially if you and your other half have a competitive streak.
12. Make crafts together
Choose something fun to make together and if its coming up to the holidays make something you can use as decoration in your home!
13. Order take out
Why not have some fun with it and order dishes from multiple restaurants or order for each other as a surprise.
14. Create a bucket list
Come up with a list of things you want to do and experience together or make separate lists and see how many of the same things you have written down!
15. Have a wine, cheese or chocolate tasting night.
Or combine all three! Wine goes with cheese and wine goes with chocolate so you can’t go too wrong.
16. Take the 5 love languages test together
Knowing your and your partner’s love languages will make you fight less, love each other more meaningfully and grow closer as a couple. If you haven’t taken it yet do it with your partner on date night!
17. Camp out in your living room
Build a pillow fort with lots of pillows and blankets to make it cozy and maybe even decorate with fairy lights to make it extra special.
18. Play video games
Even if one of you isn’t that into gaming playing a nostalgic game like Mario Bros can be really fun.
19. Create an at home movie theatre
Watching a movie is the obvious date night activity but make it more interesting by having cinema style popcorn, lots of candy and switching off all the lights.
20. Have a fancy candlelit dinner
Light candles, put on some ambient music and get all dressed up for a romantic candlelit dinner right in your own home.
21. Learn to play an instrument together
Learning to play an instrument together or one of you teaching the other how to play an instrument can be really fun and romantic if you are into music.
22. Play a game
‘Truth or dare’, ‘would you rather’, or ‘never have I ever’ are all fun games to play with your boyfriend or girlfriend, you’re guaranteed to learn something new about each other.
23. Draw each other
Draw portraits of each other, as long as no one gets too easily offended its guaranteed to be funny.
24. Look at old photos together
Looking at childhood photos from before you knew each other or old photos of the two of you together will spark some interesting conversations and bring back fond memories.
25. Have a karaoke night
Put on your favorite playlist or get some karaoke videos up on YouTube and sing your hearts out together!
So that was 25 of the best at home date night ideas that will make you fall even more in love, let me know which ideas you’re going to try!!