Here's where you'll find a quick resource list of some of our favorite empty nesting ideas for date nights, recipes we love, adventures to take, shows to binge — really, just random things we've done together and loved!

Make sure to share your own ideas in the comments below (and if you're sharing a specific place, restaurant, etc., let us know which city and state you're in)!

Unexpected Date Nights

Bookstore crawl
•Top Golf
•Costco (free dinner!)
Martini and game night
Theatre (plays, musicals, to see your childhood crush and husband-approved Hall Pass)
•Live music (breweries are a fun venue for this)
•Adult-only night at the zoo

Our Favorite (EASY) Recipes

•Chicken Fiesta Bowls
•Slow cooker Barbacoa (cut recipe in half or enjoy lots of leftovers -- which we do!)
•Chicken Fried Rice (I use shelled edamame instead of peas)
•Honey Sesame Chicken — one of our favorites for years! (I cut the recipe and use two breasts instead of four unless we want leftovers)

Shows We Binge (evolving)

•This Is Us
•Barry
•Ozark
•Veep
•The Handmaid's Tale
•The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
•The Bachelor
•The Outsider

Easy Adventures To Take

Snowshoeing
•Farmer's Markets
•Electric scootering or Segways in your city
•Kayaking/Paddleboarding
•Day trips to small towns in your state

Great Games For Two

Sequence
Ticket to Ride
•Bananagrams
•Yamslam
•Farkle
•Five Crowns

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