Relationships are hard work, no matter how magical they may feel. Every relationship starts out the same\u2014 infatuation keeps you two enthralled in each other\u2019s company no matter the day, weather, or occasion. As time passes, things change, you grow comfortable, and the fire that once was may feel more distant than it used to. Keeping the spark alive after years and years of unconditional love may feel difficult, but that doesn\u2019t mean things are imperfect! Those brilliant sparks are still there, it\u2019s a simple matter of enlivening them. With these 11 date ideas, you and your partner will be instantly transported back into that coveted honeymoon phase. Plan a picnic Break out the wicker basket, fresh bread, and pressed juices\u2014 a sunshiny day is a perfect call for a picnic day at the park. Fill your feast with you and your partner's favorite treats and create a romantic playlist of all the songs that remind you of him or her. Go on a staycation Vacations for two can be expensive. If you\u2019re not looking to break the bank, planning a staycation may be the ultimate answer to rekindling the flame. Take a quick trek up to the closest lake or mountain in your town, rent a cabin or Airbnb, and make a weekend out of it! Take a dance class What better way to get the love juices flowing than with a bit of tango or salsa? Taking a couple\u2019s dance class is a great way to get close and turn simple movements into art in motion. Not much of a dancer? Try a Zumba class\u2014 they\u2019re more about exercise and dynamic movements than rhythm. Hit the mini-golf course Got a competitive bone in your body? Challenge your partner to a game of mini-golf. This playful take on an otherwise slow sport comes with plenty of fun and amusement park-style treats. Volunteer at a charity event Giving back to the community is an excellent way to bring a smile to both of your faces and everyone you help serve. Whether it\u2019s a marathon run, a neighborhood block party, or a soup kitchen, volunteering is a great way to boost your mood and do the world a bit of good. Bar hop When\u2019s the last time you two visited a new bar? You\u2019ve got your regular local spots but have you made a point to visit any of the newly opened spots downtown or in the suburbs? Plan a night where you bounce from bar to bar, trying a drink you\u2019ve never tried before. Cook a meal from scratch Maybe one of you is more of a chef than the other, maybe you\u2019re both into cooking, or maybe neither of you are! No matter how good or bad you are at whipping up dinner, making a meal together from scratch is a great two-person activity. At the end of your kitchen escapade, you\u2019ll have a delicious meal waiting to be devoured! Try these easy from-scratch meals: \tShrimp tacos \tSpaghetti and meatballs with pesto sauce \tCheesy Polenta with tomato ragu Go clubbing Though clubbing may feel like anything but an ageless experience, nightclubs are a great place to channel your youthful spirit. Before heading to the local spots that remind you most of your college days, do a bit of research and find a club that best suit your music taste and age group. There\u2019s something out there for everyone! And don\u2019t forget your cute date night outfits! A little sparkle never hurt anybody! Get crafty with a DIY project Looking to up your interior decor game? Making your own pottery to decorate your window sills or creating your own canvas artworks is an incredibly fun partner activity that activates the creative side of your brain. Put on some soft tunes and get your imagination cranking. Go sightseeing Though there are plenty of negative connotations about being a tourist in your own city, there\u2019s nothing wrong with having a preserved sense of wonder! Whether it\u2019s revisiting the historic buildings in your city or taking a boat tour, sightseeing is a great way to take in the fresh air and appreciate the gorgeous city you live in. Did we miss anything? What have been your most memorable date ideas? Let us know in the comments below.