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Online Dating: Doing Something More Exciting Than Talking About The Weather

Why talking about weather when you can do something way more exciting?Meeting prospective partners online is simple enough. Chatting with them for the first couple times is also fairly straightforward. But what comes next? If you’re not ready to meet them in person yet or unable to, how do you keep the growing friendship/relationship exciting while still in that crucial ‘getting to know each other’ phase? It’s easy to ask them in person to see a movie or concert, but what can you do when you’re stuck online and actually want to do something?

With a bit of creativity and knowledge of the person you’re chatting with, it’s actually quite possible to think of a whole lot of things to do online. Chatting in real time via instant messaging services or even video chat is one great option that lets you share a closer and non-delayed bond. Another option is to share in an enjoyable activity online.

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Have a Great Time on Cheap Dates

You can have a great time even on cheap datesMoney does tend to make life a little easier, but it’s not a necessity to have a great date. For little to no cash outlay you can plan and execute something amazing by taking advantage of the world around you. Going cheap often requires more effort in research and planning, but you’ll find that doing the work ends up impressing your partner more than spending money would, leading to a far better experience for the both of you.

Use the Natural Beauty Around You

No matter where you live there’s bound to be accessible natural beauty. This can be as simple as a lake or the ocean, or as wondrous as a gorgeous mountain. Grab a blanket, pack some food, and find a spot with a view and you have an insanely cheap date that can be as romantic as anything else available to you. Make sure your spot is quiet so you have alone time with your date and you’ll connect beautifully. When planning dates in beautiful spots make sure that you try something new as often as possible. Once you’ve been to the same spot a few times it will lose its magic.

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Chutes and Ladders of Love

Do you fancy a game of Chutes and Ladders? Bring your sweetheart along and hop onto this thrill-a-minute ride.

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5 Romantic Movies For The Holiday Season

Christmas has always been considered a season of love and good feelings. The media has perpetuated this holiday mood with books, like Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol, songs like “Winter Wonderland” sung by Dean Martin, Dolly Parton, The Carpenters, and more, and of course on the big screen with a selection of well known titles featuring many artists. Five of the greatest romantic Christmas films produced within the last generation include Four Christmases, The Holiday, Love Actually, Just Friends, and While You Were Sleeping.

Four Christmases with Vince Vaughn and Reece Witherspoon is a romantic and amusing tale of a couple who considers themselves modern and detached, with no need for family ties. When the holiday season rolls around they traditionally make up excuses to their respective families, and escape for a romantic getaway, just the two of them. When their plans go awry, they are force to pay four visits to each of their parents, all divorced and living separately. In a series of awkward visits, they are forced to evaluate their own feelings on familial relations.

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