Gardens are an amazing first date idea for any city. They are easy to forget amidst the hustle and bustle of urban life, but sometimes your first step should be outside, not into a bar or restaurant. No matter what your interests are, there is probably a botanical garden nearby that will keep you both […]Continue reading "first date ideas: Tour a Botanical Garden"
Where is your favorite place? I live in this beautiful city that has it all. It’s the first city of its size to have a light rail system, and also an interconnected network of pedestrian-friendly trails. Public art is everywhere, and since my first day here over seven years ago, I’ve found something new to […]Continue reading "first date ideas: Share Your Favorite Spot"
For many first dates, there’s a lot of pressure to have something planned or do something exciting. The first few times I went on a first date, I would try to come up with wild and original ideas for us to do together. Sometimes it worked out, but most of the time this was a […]Continue reading "first date ideas: Take a Meditation Class"
If you’re looking for first date ideas, or maybe just a first date that’s not somewhere mundane like dinner and a movie, why not try something new by finding a gorgeous view? There are plenty of first-date activities that seem to be popular choices such as going to the movies, grabbing drinks at a […]Continue reading "first date ideas: Find a Gorgeous View"
We all need first date ideas, but sometimes it is difficult to think of first date activities that are both interesting and safe. You want your first dates to be memorable experiences that bring the two of you closer together. One way to ensure this is by attending an open house on your first date! […]Continue reading "first date ideas: Attend an Open House"
Perhaps the first date is a little intimidating, and you can’t decide what to do. One of my first date tips was going for a walk in the park, but what if it’s too cold outside? Here’s another first date idea: go see an old movie! Formats available: PDF; Ready-Made PDF; Microsoft Word Document (.DOCX) […]Continue reading "first date ideas: Watch an Old Movie—Outside"
You and your date both like to try new foods. You’re relatively adventurous, but not more than is understandable. In fact, you actually prefer the comfort of home cooking—most nights you eat at least one meal cooked by someone else in your household or even your parents. But there’s something special about first dates when […]Continue reading "first date ideas: Share a Meal—Literally"
Nothing says first date success like learning something new and as such, first-date ideas should always include an educational component. The first date is the first impression you want to make and what better way than to show how much you care about your shared interest? The first date is also a great first step […]Continue reading "first date ideas: Learn Some History"
No first date woes here: Not knowing what to do can be a first date killer, but thankfully there are tons of first date ideas that will get the night going and keep it moving. If you’re too nervous for activities that require physical contact (like dancing or biking), these first date ideas should do […]Continue reading "first date ideas: Throw Yourselves a Mini-Party"
Image: first date ideas: Find a Cozy Coworking Space Getting to know your first date over a cup of coffee is a classic first date move, but what about afterwards? When you’re both done with caffeine and the first round of getting-to-know-you questions, consider going somewhere that offers an equally cozy atmosphere. It might seem […]Continue reading "first date ideas: Find a Cozy Coworking Space"