Ultimate date ideas for good times and great memories
Healthy relationships take effort, time—and fun! This couples bucket list is a compendium of 101 fun, fresh date ideas for you and your partner to connect and build intimacy. Bond through simple, at-home activities like learning a dance routine, or explore more extravagant options like touring ancient ruins. As you spend quality time with each other on your couples bucket list, you’ll create lifelong memories, strengthen your connection, and have lots of fun!
Make the most of this couples bucket list with:
A variety of themes—Get inspired by themes like travel and adventure, fun and games, sex and intimacy, and food, arts, and culture.
Tips for great dates—Each date comes with planning tips or modifications, conversation starters, and ideas for communicating in your partner’s love language.
Expert dating advice—Find advice for every stage of your relationship, whether you’ve just met or are celebrating decades together.
Turn date night into a once-in-a-lifetime experience with this guide to the ultimate couples bucket list!
About the Author
DR. CAROL MORGAN is a relationship and dating expert and a professor at Wright State University. She has authored several books and hundreds of articles and has appeared in videos for websites like HuffPost and LovePanky. Find her at HerSideHisSide.com and DrCarolMorgan.com.
“Dr. Carol Morgan offers the most comprehensive, impactful, and actionable advice in this new and crazy dating world. Carol is a favorite in our Relationship-Development Magazine due to her thoughtful guidance. I can unequivocally recommend Carol’s new book as a must-read for every single person in the dating game.” —Dr. Steven Cangiano, president and co-founder of RD&T Media and Events
“Couples Bucket List is thoughtful, caring, creative and insightful. Take your time soaking up all the relationship wisdom, or scan to discover your next super fun (and detailed) date idea. I added the ‘Bake Off’ to the top of my dating bucket list! Dr. Morgan has made the idea of dating more fun and meaningful.” —Sean Sullivan, Psy.D., One Perfect Meditation app
“In Couples Bucket List, Dr. Carol Morgan has an amazing dating idea for every couple out there. Whether you've been together for six weeks or married for 60 years, she's got creative dating ideas that will add fun and romance to your adventures as a couple. This is the only book I've seen that perfectly meshes exciting date ideas with love languages, alongside activities/locations for every age group and every budget. Dr. Carol has written the must-have book for every couple who genuinely wants to rekindle and connect with their better half!” —Christopher C. Dixon, pastor, motivational speaker and chief operating officer of Electio Publishing
“Carol Morgan has produced a readable and enjoyable guide to 101 dating adventures for you and your partner. In addition to a host of creative dates, she provides readers with suggestions for how to communicate about each encounter, helping couples to not only have interesting experiences but meaningful conversations with one another. With everything from travel dates to all-time classics, the book will spark your imagination and can help you to grow closer to your partner. I’m grateful for being able to access an advance copy, just so my spouse and I could get a head start on the fun.” —Matthew Smith, PhD