It’s natural for relationships to get boring sometimes however, there are a number of things you can do with your girlfriend to shake off boredom. Even so, you need to understand that getting bored is common in relationships especially when both partners have been together for a long time.
If you are at this point in your relationship, all you need to do is ignite the flames again, change your routines, and try these creative ideas.
50 Interesting Things to Do With Your Girlfriend
1. Play truth or dare
This game is always fun especially when it’s with your girlfriend. Asides from just trying to push off boredom, you’ll get to know your girlfriend better by asking several questions during the game.
2. Visit a museum/art gallery
The best way to ignite your relatonship starts by doing something different. This is not the usual hangout but a planned visit. You could go to a historical museum, a traditional or antiques gallery.
3. Go for a picnic
Picnics are just magical ways to spice up the relationship. You don’t need to plan this for several months since it’s just the both of you. All you’ll need is a wicker basket filled with chocolate, sandwiches, and chips. You would also look out for a beautiful location that is comfortable and quiet.
4. Learn a new language together
Learning a new language is not so easy however, it’s worth the try. Pick up a language of interest, register online to get a tutor, and practice with your girlfriend.
5. Solve a puzzle with her
Now, this is brainstorming and one of the best ways to have fun. For this, you need to get a puzzle box and figure out how to solve it as a pair. You could also get two puzzle boxes and solve them independently to make the game competitive.
6. Go camping with friends
If you’ve got no plans for the weekend, then camping is a great option. For this, you’ll need some camping equipment which you can always rent. Get some friends involved and outline some fun activities to try out.
7. Prank your girlfriend and record it
You don’t want to get this wrong. As such, you’ll need to think of the best prank to try. Keep it simple and make sure no one gets hurt at the end. Also, do not forget to record her reaction so you’ll always have something to laugh about.
8. Go on a sunset dinner cruise
Dinners at sunsets are always romantic. Make sure you get your timing right and create an outdoor dinner that would allow you to watch the sunset.
9. Organise a girl’s hangout for her
Girls love hangouts and you can make it more special by inviting their friends. As such, you’ll need her friends to help out with this planning.
10. Allow her to give you a haircut
This might go wrong but come on, it’s all for fun. Just allow her to mess around with your hair and get a hairdresser to fix it later. Well, do not erase the possibility of also getting a nice haircut.
11. Take an acting class together
This doesn’t need to be professional and you also dont need to pay fees. You can always use online tutorial videos to practice. At the end of the day, you may just discover your acting skills as well.
12. Buy her chocolates and gifts
Chocolates and gifts are loved by everyone and they have a way of lightening the atmosphere. So, why not. Get your girlfriend lots of chocolates and gifts.
13. Go to Karaoke With Your Girlfriend
Karaoke is always magical, especially during special days like birthdays, Valentine’s Day, and Girlfriends’ Day. Just sing out your heart during this session and watch her heart melt. Make it more fun by singing a song by her favorite artist.
14. Cook a meal together from the scratch
Cooking is always fun and even more interesting while doing it with someone you love. You both can try out some international dish recipes together.
15. Do a movie night
If you are bored, then this is one of the fun things to do with your girlfriend. Select any of her favorite movies or old classic and watch them with her.
16. Take a dance class together
Here’s another class that will definitely push away all the boredom. Yeah! take dance classes together and do not forget to keep your camera on.
17. Go on a double date
Most ladies enjoy double dates. At least, they get to show off their partner. To do this, invite another couple for a date night and share a table. During this time, you could shake up things with conversations.
18. Go thrift shopping
It doesn’t matter if you really need new clothes or not, all you want to do is have a great time with your girlfriend and yes, this is very affordable and fun.
19. Work out together
It’s no longer news that every girl wants to maintain a perfect body. As such, you should consider a fitness program with your girlfriend and try some poses together.
20. Try painting yourselves
It’s true that not everyone knows how to paint but then, it’s just for fun. So, don’t let anything hold you back. Just paint the best way you know how to.
21. Get a massage together
After a stressful week, you could wrap it up with a massage at any spa of your choice.
22. Go for a late-night walk
Taking a late-night walk with your partner is a great way to spend the evening. This is also a great mood enhancer that would allow you to relax and feel refreshed.
23. Do some deep cleaning together
Cleaning the house with your girlfriend is another activity to try out when bored.
24. Go on a photoshoot
Every girl loves a photo session and this is definitely a great way to spice things up when bored. Just ask her to get ready for a photo shoot and get ready to spend the day with her.
25. Play video games
Video games are just the best tools to jump on when bored as they are always fun. While playing these games with your girlfriend, consider giving her the chance to win at intervals as this would make the game more interesting.
26. Compete in the game of chess
You may just consider learning chess just for fun. Competing with your girlfriend isn’t just about winning the game but also about spending quality time together.
27. Compose a song together
Not everyone knows how to sing and composing a song is even harder. However, since it’s not a professional recording, then, nothing is stopping you from just making fun of it.
20. Watch the sunrise
Like sunsets, sunrise is also a beautiful sight to behold. Just make it a date to arrive at your preferred location an hour before the sun is due to rise as its best color tends to come out 10 minutes before the sun comes up.
29. Go to a local market
When last did you visit a local market? it’s been a while I guess. So, why not? Just take a shopping basket and head straight to the market with your girlfriend.
30. Change the setting of a room in your house
This is a great way to spice up things when bored. All you need to do is rearrange a room in your house. Just change the setting and enjoy the fun that comes during this time.
31. Talk about the future
If you are looking at spending your life with your girlfriend, then the future is something you should talk about. Ask questions about your finances, parenting, and lifestyle.
32. Follow a particular TV program
There are thrills that come with having a favorite TV program and it’s often fun. If you have a particular program you watch with your girlfriend, then it’s always going to be a date as both of you will keep anticipating the next episode.
33. Plan your dream vacation
You may not have all the resources to go on your dream vacation however, nothing stops you from planning and maybe one day, it would be a reality.
34. Learn a new skill online and try it out
One of the best ways to improve your relationship is to invest in your relationship. To do this, you will need to learn a new skill and try it out together. Some skills include photography, video editing, web design, and Photoshopping. You can also decide to learn some crafts together such as knitting a cap or socks.
35. Create a playlist together
Do you have all your favorite music under a playlist? well, if you dont, it’s time you create one alongside your girlfriend. Put all her favorite songs under a playlist and put yours in another. Then, select the ones you have in common and tag them “Our Faves”.
36. Practice Yoga
It’s been said that yoga helps you relax however, more than just relaxing it could help both of you connect mentally and physically. So why not? yoga is another activity you should try with your girlfriend when you are bored.
37. Play the guessing game
This is another fun thing to do with your girlfriend when you are bored. Though the guess name is an old-fashioned game, it is still practiced by a lot of couples. One of the best ways to play this game is tieing a blindfold over her eyes and asking her to guess whatever is been written on her palm.
38. Video call your family and friends
Family and friends have a great way of helping you spice up things. Connect with them through video calls and create conversations. This is a good time to also bond with them.
39. Go running with your girlfriend
You dont need to be an athlete to try this out. If you are bored, then it means that your muscles are relaxed and the best way to spark things up is to try running together.
40. Create a bucket list for the rest of the year
Discussing and listing out your plans for the year is one of the best things to do when you are bored. Get a piece of paper and write down all the things you would love to try out before the end of the year.
41. Watch a comedy
Watching a comedy is such a relieving and relaxing activity to try out. Switch the television on and laugh out loud while listening to your favorite comedian.
42. Plan a road trip
Road trips are one of the most interesting activities to do when bored. Plan the destination with your girlfriend and select a few places you’ll love to stop and explore along the way. You’ll also need to have your selected music for the trip and some healthy snacks on hand.
43. Have a heart-to-heart conversation
If you are bored, then the best thing to do is start up a conversation with your girlfriend. This shouldn’t just center on love but also on the future. Talk about your goals and aspirations.
44. Listen to an audiobook or read a book
Reading comes naturally to a lot of people and if you are not in this category, just relax and join the club. Start by picking up a book of interest and then read it out loud to your girlfriend and ask her to read the next chapter. You both can also listen to an audiobook and pause to analyze after every chapter.
45. Plan a getaway weekend
To make things fun, then you should consider moving away from what you are both used to. Plan a getaway weekend just for the both of you. During this time, you can play outdoor games and also have some heart-to-heart conversations.
46. Cuddle up in front of the fire
You don’t have to wait until it’s fire night before you can play around the fire. All you need to do is create a fireplace or light up a candle around the room to create the same magic.
47. Start a garden with your girlfriend
If you are bored, then you should consider growing a garden alongside your girlfriend. Check out some DIY gardening tips and recreate them in your backyard.
48. Go to the beach
A visit to the beach is always romantic and one of the best things to do with your girlfriend. So, why not? Take her to the beach and enjoy some loved-up moments together.
49. Go hiking or rock climbing
Most times, this depends on your location. However, you can always find a nearby rocky environment to do this as it’s a great activity to try out with your girlfriend.
50. Play board games together
From Monopoly to Stratego and Cards Against Humanity, there are several board games you can play to push off boredom. This is also a great time to brainstorm alongside your girlfriend.