not a symbiotic relationship. Schedules can get busy, work gets crazy and the budget can be tight. And even with the number of reasons we’re all trying to stay on a budget (insert: saving for a vacation, saving for a home, saving for a rainy day, or getting out of debt) any of these reasons are not a great reason to not make time and connect with your spouse. But do not fret, today on the blog I’m sharing 3 budget friendly ways to date your spouse and keep that connection alive!Full disclosure: the following dates are kid-friendly ‘out of the box’ dates that aren’t threatening to break your bank. Let’s be real, finding a babysitter every time you want to go out together gets expensive and may not be a realistic option for most people. Geoff and I still like to find the time for one-on-one date nights where a babysitter is definitely in the mix, but that’s not a reality on a regular basis so getting creative and still being able to connect is super important to us. Now for the good stuff: here are 3 date ideas to change things up and still be budget-friendly!