10 Adorable Valentine’s Day Date Ideas (2021)

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Valentine’s Day soon approaches. And with that come so many opportunities and options for Valentine’s Day date ideas! In this post, Katie of My Sweet Home Life shares 10 lovely ones with us. Valentine’s Day – the 14th of February, A day of red roses, romantic words, chocolates, and large soft toys. But let’s be …

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17 of the Best Outdoor Adventure Books

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I’ve always loved an adventure book. I’m not talking about your typical travel memoir, but about a gritty, hard-core survival tale. A novel about a sailing ship beset by ocean storms, or a rousing non-fiction Everest disaster story. An epic of crazy weather, bad fortune, and nearly always, the resilience of the human spirit. These …

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32 Magical, Romantic Christmas Date Ideas for Couples

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It is during the Christmas season when the coziest of date night ideas present themselves. The snowy weather and anticipation-filled spirit of the holidays add a special level of love and romance to this season. We’ve put together our list of our favorite romantic Christmas date ideas for you to consider. There are many romantic …

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Best Places to Celebrate Christmas in New England

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I’m a big fan of the classic, traditional Christmas experience, and that’s why I adore Christmas in New England so very much. Here, the postcards and carols come to life. Here, the snow falls like clockwork, and a roaring fire is never far away. If you’re ever after that classic winter scene, look no further. …

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Christmas in Quebec City: The Perfect Romantic Getaway for Two

What is it about Christmas that brings out our most romantic sides? It’s joy. It’s  beauty. It’s love. The love surrounding the spirit of Christmas. And perhaps a bit of magic as well. As you plan your Christmas season travels, we’d like to point you in the direction of one of the most magical holiday …

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15 Wonderful Christmas Gifts for Married Couples (2020)

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Do you struggle with finding good Christmas gifts for married couples? In some ways, you’d think the shopping process would be easier; you’re combining two gifts into one! But it isn’t always so easy. We’re here to help. As a married couple ourselves—and a couple that absolutely LOVES gifts—we’ve put together a list of items that …

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The Best Couples Halloween Costumes for 2020

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On a regular day, you’d never find my husband and I dressing alike. We’re cheesy, but we’re not THAT cheesy. Halloween, on the other hand, is a different story. The spooky holiday is the perfect opportunity to dress up with your significant other and step out as an amazing duo. Do you feel the same …

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16 Perfect Christmas Gifts for Newlyweds

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The holidays are coming! You need gifts for everyone on your list. Does that include a newly married couple? Well, we’ve got you covered with this list of 16 ideas. Here are 16 excellent choices for Christmas gifts for newlyweds. Designed with the freshly-hitched couple in mind, these gifts range from the practical to the …

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20+ Awesome Stocking Stuffers for Your Husband

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‘Tis the season to be thinking of what to give your romantic partner for the holidays. For those with a man in their life, this can be a challenge. Here we present a range of romantic, useful, or just plain fun items: the perfect stocking stuffers for your husband or boyfriend to use, play with, …

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