Date Night At Home

Quarantine sucks for dating anyone, especially your spouse. We already neglected date night so with covid, it’s been even worse! With 5 kids, it can be difficult to make time, even at home, for just us.

Winter has made it colder, but we love bundling up by our fire pit and bringing our gym tv outside on the rolling cart. We can order movies, binge watch out favorite shows or just cuddle up with hot chocolate and a fire!

The most important part, is making time for us. I wish we had time to do it more often, but it’s extremely rare that the kids don’t have something, Payton isn’t working or I don’t have school work of blogs that need to be done!

The tv outside is such a perfect option. I can even sit there and do schoolwork if needed! Our backyard is set up wonderfully with bulb lights, fairy lights.

Do you try to do date night at home?

I’ve teamed up with other bloggers to bring more date night at home ideas! Be sure to check out all their blog posts for ideas to keep date night going at home!

Kimmy

Tara

Lexie

Jamiee

Jessica

Alexandra

Published by Not Ur Average Mom Of 5

Most importantly, I am a mother of 5. I don't have your typical happily ever after family. I am divorced (one of those nasty messy ones), I have way too many bills (don't we all) and I really don't have any interesting hobbies (wasn't always that way, I grew up riding horses) I am in a relationship with the love of my life and my happily ever after. He is the most amazing and loving person I have ever met. Payton deals with my crazy life and family and embraces is with so much love and support. He is the BEST dad and father figure I know). He is an Engineer for our local fire department and that is HARD. I honestly am so proud of him and so proud of what he does BUT I HATE his job, I hate nights away and I hate the time it takes from our family. People don't realize how difficult it is. At the end of the day, I am so thankful for him and our life together, I can't wait to spend forever with him. My kids....they are terrorists. Seriously. I grew up as an only girl out of 4 total kids. I always wanted 4 kids - 2 girls and 2 boys. Well, the big man upstairs had other plans! I am bless with one daughter and four sons. My daughter is the oldest. Makenzee Adele is 11, going on 18. She is smart and hardworking and LOVES school. Caleb is next. He is 9 and so loving. He works really hard in school and loves baseball. Next is Connor. He is 7 and very advanced in school. He hates doing any school work and has the silliest personality and can light up a room. Connor plans to play professional football for the Arizona Cardinals when he grows up. Moving forward is Keegan. I had the worst pregnancy with him. I had Hyperemisis Gravidum and was on home IV and Zofran for the majority of the pregnancy. He was born healthy and is 4 and a wonderful boy who causes more trouble than necessary (he was recently diagnosed with Autism and ADHD). Lastly is Rhett. He is the baby and loves getting treated like he is. He was born April 5 (I am seriously not changing the months constantly) and LOVES cuddles possibly more than his dad. So that is a bit about me and my family! Subscribe to my blog to read more about my WILD ride!!

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