date nightDate night never had a name when you were actually dating. It was coffee on a Tuesday. It was a show on a Wednesday. It was too many drinks and too much fun at any given time. It was anything but "date night" and it was good.
Even after dating gave way to being in a relationship, it was still pretty easy to get out the door on a weeknight. In fact, it was actually better because you didn't have to spend three hours trying to talk your way into strange hearts and stranger bedrooms -- you knew who you were going home with and you could start spooning your way to slumberland while others were still standing awkwardly in doorways wondering what a nightcap really means.
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The excuses started with the kids.
Late feedings and early mornings are a nasty combination, and late night frivolity doesn't stand a chance against them. Then there are other factors that nobody ever talks about, that being aRead More »from Making Date Night Happen After You Have Kids