Dating can be a challenge. It takes planning, money, and effort. Whether you are just newly dating someone or have been married for a long time, it is so easy to get stuck in a dating rut – either getting bored with your dates, or not going often enough. After 11 years of marriage, I am realizing that my husband and I have never dated on a regular basis. We go out every once in a while, but with four young children, it is almost impossible to get away! In lieu of the Valentine’s holiday that is fast approaching, I have compiled a list of the very best reasons why.