Whether you have been with your partner 3 months or 30 years, spending quality time together is an essential part of keeping a relationship on the right track. The good news is that even if you are really strapped for cash, you can still have great times together.
Get yourself online and find out what events are happening in your area that are either free of cost very little. Art galleries and museums are almost always free, as are concerts in the park during the summer months.
A lot of towns now have performances of plays and movies showing at greatly reduced prices in the afternoon or midweek. You don’t have to go out on a Saturday night like everyone else, during the week prices are cheaper and places are also a lot quieter.
Two more ways of spending time with your loved one without spending a penny is to go for a bike ride or have a fun game of tennis on the free courts at the park. These activities always provide a laugh and you are also getting fit as a bonus.
When we go camping, one of our essential items is the cheap and cheerful badminton set. Dig it out and play together in the back yard.
Everyone is struggling financially at the minute; gas prices are rising constantly and babysitters don’t come cheap. There are some great nights in to be had with your loved one with are extremely frugal.
We all love having a romantic, quiet picnic with our partner when you just relax and feed each other. You can easily do this in your home. Either wait until the children are in bed, or ask them not to disturb you, bribery is allowed for this!
When you have a busy life with kids etc it’s very easy to start taking your relationship with your partner for granted. Spend as much time together as you can without the TV set, kids and other distractions.