1. It gets you out of the house and away from your day-to-day duties.

It’s easy to get a little lazy at the end of the day, but staying home and sticking to your typical nighttime routine (can you say TV on the couch?) won’t help you strengthen your relationship, it will only get you stuck in a rut. A date night for married couples allows you to get out of the house and to carve out a time and place where you do not discuss your kids or your chores and you instead focus on each other.

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