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This is a great way to enjoy each other and have fun with your creativity! Scavenger hunts aren't just for little kids—they're experiencing a major comeback among the grown-up crowd.

Find free recipes online for slimmed-down cupcakes or cookies and whip up a batch together. Ever been curious to see what your apartment would look like if it was feng shui'd?

Or wanted to see what a crazy floral arrangement would do to liven up the space?

Everyone has a favorite childhood (or adulthood) game, whether it's Monopoly, Clue, or Catch Phrase, so settle in for the night and enjoy a little friendly competition.

Or you might try one of the new, more complex games that are sweeping the country like "Settlers of Canaan."Urbanites, toss a blanket and bottle of wine in the car and then drive until you find a scenic location far from the city lights.

Gather up some items that can be used to build castles (bowls, cups, etc.) and see who can build the best one!

Baking doesn't require many ingredients—sugar, flour, butter, and a few eggs can create a tasty treat for you and your sweetheart.

All you need is paper, a marker, and some creativity to develop fun categories that all will enjoy.

The concept of a progressive potluck dinner is fun and frugal!

If you have a whole day, you can play a lot of different sports and take breaks for snacks in between.

If you share a passion for animals, volunteer at a local pet shelter.

Make it a competition to see who snag the coolest stuff for the lowest price.