We still adore our men but our alone time has little resemblance to the hot dates we once had. Wow, did we take those nights for granted!
Want proof? Behold: Date Night Before Kids vs Date Night After
Before – Your nights out were dependent on no one else. You never waited around the house to see if someone would show up to watch your plants, your pets, or your furniture while you were gone.
After – Cancellation is always a strong possibility. It remains that way until the moment the actual babysitter arrives (even then it may be iffy). At the very least you are never guaranteed to finish anything you start: dinner, a movie, a show … (Don’t check your coat.)
Before – You had time to put together the perfect outfit, blow out your hair and apply a glaze of pristine makeup, which you really didn’t need in the first place. Continue reading