Author: Dani Meyering

Love on the Road: Florida Scenic Highways + Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive

The love of a great road trip is being rekindled this summer. Whether you and your honey are planning to hit the road for a weekend away, or if you just need to get out of the house for a…

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A Visit to Hontoon Island State Park: Central Florida’s Island Escape

Did you know there is a Florida State Park that is an island, right here in Central Florida? Near DeLand you can escape to a massive state park that is only accessible by private boat or the park’s ferry boat….

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Brunch Takeout in Orlando: Tips for a Weekend Brunch at Home

If you’re like most Orlando couples, you and your honey have been home together a lot lately. For many, like my husband and I, this presents an opportunity to get creative and come up with new ways to enjoy our…

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Orlando Attractions Offering Virtual Experiences

If you’re like me, you love exploring Orlando, especially as a couple. But right now that’s just not possible, at least not in the traditional sense. The great news is that local Orlando attractions and museums have pivoted to share…

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An International Date Night at Home

Now more than ever it is time to get creative with your date night routine. While our health is the absolute most important thing right now, it is also important that we continue to make time for each other. While…

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Double Date: Hourglass Brewing Longwood Art Shows + Eats

Hourglass Brewing‘s love affair with art started when they first opened in a small home on State Road 434 in Longwood. Art of all kinds decorated the small space. I was there, and I remember how excited I was to…

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29 Epic Ways to Spend Leap Day February 29

Do you ever wish you and your sweetheart had more time together? Well, in 2020 we get an extra 24 hours thanks to the Leap Year. With this extra day falling on a Saturday, it is the perfect excuse to…

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Double Date: Azalea Season and Nearby Eats

One of the best times of year is upon us in Central Florida. Strawberries and citrus fruits are in season, the weather is ideal for exploring the outdoors, and, my personal favorite of all, it’s azalea season! These flamboyant flowers…

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2020 Guide to Running Dates in Central Florida for Every Couple

As we have entered a new year many of us are working on implementing healthier habits. Maybe you and your sweetheart have decided to run more in the new year. We’ve sorted through hundreds of running events and weekly run…

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A Sunset Walk Pub + Live Music Crawl at Margaritaville Resort Orlando

The Margaritaville Resort Orlando is unlike anything Margaritaville has offered before. One of the best features of the resort is its Sunset Walk area. This walkable shopping and dining complex has a relaxed island vibe making it ideal for a…

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Day Trip: 8 Hours in Titusville

We’re lucky to have access to so many coastal towns and getaways from Central Florida. One of the closest beach towns to us is Titusville. With its interesting history and ties to the space program at Cape Canaveral, it is…

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13 Places for Fireside Dining in Orlando and Beyond

Snuggling season is upon us! It’s time to cuddle up with your honey. After a long day or week, make time for a fireside dinner with your flame. There’s something primal about gathering together around the fire. Reconnect at these…

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Holiday Horse Drawn Carriage Rides for Two

During the holidays, few things are more romantic than a horse drawn carriage ride for two. The clip-clop of the horse’s hooves hitting the pavement, snuggling up with your sweetheart, and riding past beautiful scenery while savoring a cool nip…

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Four Itineraries for a Disney Skyliner Gondola Crawl

There’s magic in the air! The much-anticipated Disney Skyliner gondola transportation system is now open at Walt Disney World Resort. This marks the largest addition to Disney’s transportation options since the monorail system. One of the most fun ways for…

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75+ Festive and Free Holiday Events in Orlando

It’s time again for our annual list of the best free holiday events in Orlando! Don’t let the holiday season fly by without making time for you and your honey. The holidays can be hectic and expensive, but there are loads…

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Chasing the Sun on a Sunrise to Sunset Florida Road Trip

The abundance of things to do and beautiful places to explore are just several of the joys of living in Central Florida. One of the most unique trips any Floridian can embark on is a sunrise to sunset road trip….

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Three Perfect Days in Fort Lauderdale

Lovingly nicknamed the “Venice of Florida” thanks to the beautiful canals that flow through downtown, Fort Lauderdale is an ideal getaway for Floridians who seek art, culture, and fun. You can get to Fort Lauderdale from Orlando in just under…

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Perfectly Paired Seminole County Date Night Itineraries

Orlando may get all of the attention, but the neighboring county of Seminole County offers equally charming and adventurous date night opportunities. Make it a perfect pair date night by combining two fun activities that are near each other. We’ve…

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Our Guide to the Best Places to Listen to Live Music at Disney

Music and the magic of Disney go hand in hand. Disney’s theme parks have offered live music since the opening day of Disneyland in California in 1955. Here in Orlando, there are many venues inside the theme parks and outside…

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Parents Night Out: How to do Date Night in Orlando with Kids

It is so important for parents to have time together. Let’s face it, though, the cost of a babysitter can cost more than the date itself. Asking family or friends to watch over your little ones isn’t always an option….

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11 Ideas for the Perfect Date Night in Maitland

Tucked between Winter Park and Orlando and bordering Seminole County, Maitland is a bustling suburb of Orlando. It has become a popular residential destination thanks to the amount of corporate offices nearby and an impressive collection of parks, restaurants, and…

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Central Florida Springs and Parks for an Outdoorsy Date Day

Central Florida has long attracted visitors and residents looking to enjoy its lush subtropical landscapes, mystical springs, and inviting green spaces. Explore them with your sweetheart while connecting out in nature. To help you plan, we’ve compiled a complete list…

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2019 Guide to Running Dates in Central Florida for Every Couple

Updated September 2019 2019 is underway, how are your resolutions holding up? If you and your sidekick have committed to keeping healthy habits, chances are jogging or running together is on your radar. We’ve sorted through hundreds of running events…

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The Best Disney PhotoPass Photo Op Locations for Couples

Did you know Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom is one of the most Instagrammed places in the world? If you and your honey share a love for Disney, don’t miss out on capturing some memorable photos. Disney offers a fantastic…

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60+ Festive and Free Holiday Events in Orlando

**This list is for 2018 events. View our updated guide to free & festive holiday events in Orlando for 2019 here. Our annual list of the best free holiday events in Orlando! 2018 has flown by and the holiday season…

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How to Plan an Epic Halloween Horror Nights Date Night

Updated September 2019 In Orlando the festive holiday season tends to start a little early. And with the start of Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights (HHN), the spooky Halloween season has officially begun! This year marks the 29th year of…

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New Daycation Flights to Key West + 5 Day Trip Itineraries

You’ve made it to the end of the road: Key West is where the USA meets the tropics. It’s also a treasured Florida vacation spot whose popularity grows each year. We Floridians are fortunate to be able to visit this gateway…

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35 Outdoor Activities to Enjoy Together Before Summer

Your romance is hot enough as it is! Before the oppressive heat of summer in Central Florida rolls in, head out to explore some of the best outdoor places and activities that Orlando has to offer. Last updated May 2020…

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2018 Guide to Running Dates in Central Florida for Every Couple

2018 is here! Are you looking to make this new year a healthy and active one? Central Florida is full of fun running events that are the perfect way to participate in a healthy hobby together. We’ve sorted through hundreds…

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58 Free & Festive Holiday Events in Orlando

**This list is for 2017 events. View our updated guide to free & festive holiday events in Orlando for 2019 here. Our annual list of the best free holiday events in Orlando! The most wonderful time of year is upon…

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18 Places for Music Lovers in Orlando to Explore Together

Orlando truly is the City Beautiful, but this title is more than skin deep. Besides being an area full of visual delights, Central Florida is full of wonderful sounds and music. Places like Nashville, Memphis, and New Orleans may come…

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