Want To Know What's In The Box?

Lot's of people want to know what's in this month's box. Well, we're not going to tell you, because the surprise is half of the fun. But we want you to have an idea of what you're getting into, so here are some examples of past boxes. We hope you enjoy them!

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Example dates are below, but you can also check out our customer's opinions!

 

 - Goodbye Responsibility Hello fun!

Being an adult is hard. You have bills to pay, responsibilities to attend to, decisions to make, and people who rely on you. This month's date will hopefully help you leave the crappy parts of adulting behind for a few hours while bringing back the best parts of being a kid and adding the fun parts of being an adult into the mix. So, set up a blanket fort, find a spot under the stairs, or make your way to the back yard! It's time to leave behind the places and things that make life feel hard for a few hours!

What's in the box:

  • Truth or Dare JENGA
  • Some awesome Jacks
  • Vivéltre 7 Layer Smores
  • Connection Cards
  • A Fabulous Recipe

 - Love Letter

This date has been designed to equip you with some of the best things in summer! Our favorite thing inside the box this month are the mason jars with the best movie quote of all time printed on them. (If you get the reference, you get bonus points!) On the blog we have over a hundred ideas of ways you can use the mason jars this summer.

What's in the box:

  • Love Letter Game
  • Specialty Mason Jars
  • Sweet Lydia's Gourmet S'mores
  • Connection Cards
  • An Awesome Recipe

- Risky Business

On this date, you will have eaten the best cookies you've ever put in your mouth. You will have played a fun game you've never heard of in your life, and you'll have a bunch of amazing love coupons to spice up your love life. This is easily one of our favorite dates. Ever.

What's in the box:

  • Tummple Game
  • Scratch and Grain Cookie Mix
  • Love Coupons
  • Connection Cards
  • Hugs and Kisses

- xoom cubes and Love Stories

When you finish this date, you'll have a book full of over 50 reasons why your significant other loves you more than any other human on the planet! You'll also get some great conversation starters, and the game Xoom Cubes... which is a game that combines the word mastery of Scrabble with the dice rolling of Yahtzee, and the fast thinking of Speed. It's a lot of fun, trust us.

What's in the box:

  • Xoom Cubes Game
  • 2 "What I Love About You" Books
  • Connections Cards
  • A Bonus to Spice Things Up a Bit
  • Intimacy

- Morels and Tasty Treats

We love to help you incorporate a sense of play into your relationship, so this month we got you one of our favorite 2-player card games on the planet! It's called Morels. It's one of the highest-rated 2-player games out there, and we think you'll love it. Oh... and we also included a delicious treat for you to make together.

What's in the box:

  • Morels board game
  • Bag of popcorn
  • White chocolate
  • Pretzels
  • Bottle of sprinkles
  • Connection Cards
  • A Smile

 - Chocolate Making with The Gottman Institute

This month we teamed up with The Gottman Institute and The Chocolate Conspiracy to bring you a delicious and engaging date night full of chocolate making classes and stimulating conversation. This chocolate is some of the most delicious organic, preservative-free dark chocolate you will ever put in your mouth.

What's in the box:

  • The Gottman Institute's Love Map Exercises
  • Cacao butter
  • Cocoa Powder
  • Organic Honey
  • Silicone Mold
  • Conversation Starters

- Service Warms THe Head and Heart

We wanted to kick the year off with a sense of meaning and purpose. This month's box is all about giving back to the community and those in need. For this months date, couples all over the country used hat looms to crochet beanies for babies, the homeless, and cancer patients. These looms can also be used to crochet scarves, afghans, and all sorts of awesome stuff!

What's in the box:

  • Hat Looms
  • 2 Spools of Yarn
  • A pattern and instructions on how to knit a hat
  • Hello Happiness Cards
  • Connection Cards
  • The Warmth of Giving

- Ninjabread Men

Part of the fun of the holidays is spending meaningful time with the one you love! Many families have the tradition of decorating gingerbread houses together during this time of year. We're willing to bet that few families decorating Ninjabread Men...

What's in the box:

  • Two Ninjabread Men
  • Mistletoe... another excuse to kiss on the mouth
  • The most challenging puzzle you've ever attempted
  • Gourmet Hot chocolate
  • Delicious Brookshire Snacks

Here are a few examples of what couples' dates looked like:


- Autumn Art

We tried to combine the beauty of nature with the fun of creating art together in this month's box. After enjoying a walk and getting your hands on some great foliage in the great outdoors (or maybe just in your back yard), you bring back your leaves and make some beautiful leaf prints, while enjoying a nice cup of spiced apple cider.

What's in the box:

  • Two Canvases
  • Paint Brushes
  • Paint
  • Deluxe Spiced Apple Cider for 2
  • Date Instructions
  • Connection Cards

- TIME CAPSULE

This month's box was focused on nostalgia, so you get to relive some old memories while creating some new ones to look back on in years to come!

What's in the box:

  • Wooden Time Capsule Box - To contain all your memories
  • Disposable Camera - To capture future memories
  • Caramel Appel Suckers - Because they are delicious and autumn-esque
  • Spot It! - One of our favorite card games
  • Connection Cards - To help you relate to each other on a whole new level
  • Date Instructions - Because we have instructions in every box

- The COMMUNICATION BOX

This month's box is designed to focus around the different ways you communicate. By the end of the date we hope you've had some fun, and maybe learned something about each other that will help you communicate and connect on a deeper level than ever before.

What's in the box:

  • The 5 Love Languages by Gary Chapman - Read it together, or just take the love language test in the back of the book. It can be a powerful experience.
  • Tangram Puzzles - These is for a challenge/game to test how well you communicate with each other.
  • Dove Chocolates - Yes they are delicious, but they're also wise. Be sure not to tear your wrappers!
  • Connection Cards - Trust us, you'll have a lot to talk about tonight if you do this right.
  • Date Instructions - Because, as always, they are in every box

- CHINESE LANTERNS

This month we explored a theme that we hope to continue in the future - the way cultures around the world celebrate love. This month's box is a double date, so invite another couple to join you! You'll be talking about your hopes, goals, and dreams as you set them off into the heavens on a beautiful paper lantern.

What's in the box:

  • Chinese Lanterns - Write your dreams on the lantern, and launch them into the heavens
  • Chinese Checkers - A game you can play when you've finished dreaming and lighting things on fire
  • Chinese Snacks - They're unique... and delicious
  • Date Instructions - They will help you do the date, and do it well
  • Connection Cards - A little something to get your mouths doing something besides kissing each other

- High Stakes Frisbee Golf

Sometimes it's fun to have a little friendly competition. Enjoy a game of frisbee golf... only you get to choose the stakes. Are you playing for dinner? Back massages? Planning your next date? Doing the dishes for a week? You pick what's on the line, then toss the disk and hope for a win!

What's in the box:

  • Two Frisbees - For your throwing pleasure.
  • A Set of Cones - To mark off your frisbee golf holes
  • Score Cards with Bet Examples - To help you keep score, of course
  • Fleece Blanket - To give you a place to rest in the park
  • Otter Pops - Sometimes you just gotta cool off after an intense game of frisbee golf
  • Granola - 'cause frisbee golf can be tiring
  • Connection Cards - You'll like them, we guarantee it
  • Date Instructions - Just in case you're not familiar with the age old game of disk golf

- WORDS OF LOVE

Words are so powerful. The things you say can either build or destroy your relationship. This month's box focuses on words of love. You'll be creating a love note delivery service, playing some word games, and writing love letters with sidewalk chalk. It sounds a little cheesy, but it's by far one of our favorite dates.

What's in the box:

  • A Small Tin Mailbox - Put up the flag when you've left a love note in the box for your love.
  • Paints - To decorate your mailbox
  • Paint Brushes - With which to apply paint to your mailbox
  • Blank Love Notes - So you can write a note to your lover right now.
  • Sidewalk Chalk - Go on a walk and write love letters to strangers on the sidewalk, or use the chalk to write each other love letters in the driveway, or on the front porch.
  • Bananagrams - One of the coolest word games around!
  • Date Instructions - Don't act surprised, you knew they'd be on the list.
  • Conversation Starters - It's a date about words, of course we're going to include conversation starters!

- CHOCOLATE MAKING CLASS

This has probably been our most popular. We teamed up with BENCHIC Chocolate and put together a DIY chocolate-making class! In this box you'll find everything you need to make a batch of the most delicious, organic, preservative-free chocolate you've ever had.

What's in the box:

  • Cacao Powder - Main ingredient to your soon-to-be-chocolates
  • Cacao Butter - This is another ingredient that chocolate is made of
  • California Wildflower Honey - Sweeten up dat chocolate
  • Shaved Coconut and Crushed Almonds - Add at your own discretion
  • Chocolate Mold - So your chocolates come out looking pretty
  • Romantic Playlist - Slow dance in the kitchen while your chocolate sets in the fridge
  • Deck of Cards - Play one of your favorite card games, or a fun new game found in the date instructions
  • Date Instructions - This includes a link to a video walk through for the chocolate making class
  • Conversation Starters - You won't run out of things to talk about on this date, we promise!

- SPA IN A BOX

This box is focused on relaxation and physical connection. Our goal in designing this box is to have you take time to be 100% present for your partner, and get lost in the physical act of serving them. You will be giving each other hand and foot massages, learning to communicate your desires, and just letting loose together.

What's in the box:

  • A Bottle of Lotion - Lube up those hands and feet when you give them a good rubbing.
  • Sugar Scrub - To exfoliate your hands and feet
  • Hand-made Soy-Based Scentless Candles - To set the mood
  • Matches - To light your candles... see how thoughtful we are? We think of everything.
  • A Towel - So you don't make a mess
  • The Gottman Institute's Intimacy Cards - To encourage you to talk about things that are sometimes hard to talk about... or just to give you some fun ideas.
  • Taffy Candy - Because taffy is delicious
  • Date Instructions - Including detailed instructions on how to give a really awesome hand and foot massage
  • Conversation Starters - Something to talk about while you pamper each other into a state of nirvana.

- DECORATE COFFEE MUGS

This was the first date we ever put together. We thought it would be fun to do a twist on what is probably the most common first date ever... meeting for coffee. Couples decorated coffee mugs with each other, played a game of Farkle, and even drank hot chocolate and marshmallows.

What's in the box:

  • Two Coffee Mugs - For drinking beverages out of
  • Special Ceramic Markers - For decorating your mugs
  • Farkle - The most fun you'll have playing with dice with your clothes on
  • Hot Chocolate - This stuff is from Stephens, and it's delish!
  • Marshmallows - A lot of marshmallows. We hope you like marshmallows. Seriously.
  • Date Instructions - To walk  you through the date, of course!
  • Conversation Starters - So you have something to talk about while you stare at each other over warm beverages.