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11 Things NOT to do on a First Date—and What to do Instead

There’s a lot of advice floating around the web when it comes to dating—what to wear, what to eat, what to talk about, what to never, ever write on an online profile—and while most of this info is actually pretty useful, the…

You Must Do These Things on a First Date

First dates can be exciting, yet also nerve-racking. You’re putting yourself out there, and that can be scary. Unfortunately, sometimes things don’t always work out in our favor. The guy we were swooning over doesn’t text us back. Or maybe…

Our 5 Best Dates of All Time and How to Recreate Them Yourself

We’ve been at this go-on-one-date-every-week-no-matter-what little project of ours for 7 years (whoa!), and we’ve been so lucky to have done a lot of incredible things! Every time we have a truly incredible date we always discuss if it made…

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50 Things to Do This Winter

With snowy days on the radar, prepare yourself for some new adventures this winter! While we typically associate winter with indoor activities, there are still plenty of reasons to get outside and have some fun (just bundle up, kids). Check…

How To Flirt Without Being Weird Or Awkward To Capture His Attention

Want to know how to flirt without being weird? Read on for simple tips anyone can use successfully to connect with men.Learn How To FlirtWorried about how to flirt without being weird? Flirting is really one of the simplest joys…

Kissing Do’s and Don’ts – Dating & Relationship Advice

Kissing is one of life’s greatest pleasures that can be shared by two. But not everyone is a perfect kissing match, and certainly not all kissers are created equal. Sadly, we encounter over a lifetime of kissing quite a few…

12 Habits That Lead to Divorce

Share on FacebookShare on Pinterest No one intends to develop these habits that lead to divorce. In fact, every married couple has exchanged vows which promise “til death do us part,” but for far too many marriages, their dreams of “forever” are crushed by…

Weekend Money Tip: Have a No Spend Weekend (and what I did on mine)

Here’s my challenge to you: this weekend, spend no money. That’s right – I challenge you to spend No. Money. At. All.* A super way to save a little cash is to have a no spending weekend (or better yet…

7 Things Resilient Couples Do Differently

My husband and I recently celebrated our 10-year anniversary, and it has caused me to reflect on the twelve years that we have known each other. As a teacher of resilience, defined as the ability to bounce back and grow…

68 Totally Free Date Ideas You’ll Actually Want To Try

1. Attempt to set a Guinness World Record.2. Get lost, on purpose. 3. Answer this New York Times questionnaire that might make you fall in love. 4. Take a free class at your library or community center in something neither…

Date Night Advice

Dates are anxiety-provoking to say the least. So we have the best advice for the first date so you can stay calm. :::whimsical date night melody::: It’s Friday, 8 pm. Date night. It’s been awhile since you’ve been on a…

6 Date Night Ideas At Home That Don’t Suck – Mommy Thrives

When Rob and I had Lucas we had to get creative with our date nights because we had no family near us. We came up with some create date night ideas at home and surprisingly they all were fantastic. I’m…

Introvert-Friendly Tips & Tricks for the Dreaded First Date

Although I’d love to be the kind of person who waltzes into first dates accompanied by a breezy air of nonchalance, alas—it’s not to be. There’s never a time when my stomach doesn’t flip over and twist around itself twice,…

35 Questions To Guarantee You’ll Never Have A Boring Date

      Tweet One thing I’ve learned from being a coach is that a truly great question can make magic happen. Not only do I get to learn something awesome about someone else, but often as a result of me asking the…

The 11 Best Ways To Meet Someone IRL

Once upon a time, in an age before the Internet, the only way to meet people was to leave your apartment and interact with humanity. I know it’s a scary thought — leaving your couch, taking off your sweatpants, putting…

How to Reconnect With Your Spouse Emotionally, Sexually, Spiritually, and Intellectually (Questions Included)

Do you miss the spark you used to have? Do you want to reconnect with your spouse, make them feel loved and special again? Or are you looking for ways to turn your roommate back into your spouse? Unfortunately, having…

100 Romantic Ideas for Couples

Romancing my spouse (and being romanced!) is one of my FAVORITE things ever! For example, when I see the amount of time and thought that goes into romantic ideas like at-home dates, my heart does all sorts of flip-flops. I…

11 Date Night Ideas That Won’t Break The Budget

Disclosure: Some articles on this site may contain affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, Project Hot Mess may earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Sometimes it’s because you have kids that date…

95 Cheap Date Night (or day) Ideas….

Today seemed like a good day to re-share my list of date night ideas because, although I don’t really ‘do’ Valentines Day as such, I do think it’s important to spend some time with your partner as a couple.  It’s…