This Valentine's Day, we invite you to bask in the romance of a movie night in with your special someone. With a focus on nourishing and wholesome “better for you” choices, this experience promises to be an intimate and unforgettable one. So light the candles, pop the popcorn, and get ready to elevate your V-Day game, as we show you how to set up the best Valentine's Day movie night in.
Step 1: Embrace the art of decision-making and choose the movie ahead of time. There is nothing worse than endlessly scrolling the Netflix menu. Consider your and your partner's taste in movies and choose something that both of you will enjoy To make it easier we’ve put together the top 10 Valentines Day Classics:
"When Harry Met Sally" (1989)
"Sleepless in Seattle" (1993)
"Pretty Woman" (1990)
"The Notebook" (2004)
"Jerrie Maguire" (1996)
"Dirty Dancing" (1987)
"The Lakehouse” (1989)
"Valentine’s Day" (2010)
"One Day" (2011)
Step 2: Next, put some effort into the set up. Creating a comfortable seating area with blankets and pillows can help make your date feel relaxed and cozy. Adding some mood lighting and surround sound can also enhance the overall movie experience and create a more immersive atmosphere.
Step 3: Snacks are an essential part of any movie night, and popcorn is a classic choice. But not just any popcorn, the popcorn from Australian favourite, Cobbs Popcorn is perfect to add a touch of fun to the evening. Cobbs Popcorn offers a range of all-natural, gluten-free, and vegan options that are not only delicious, but also better for your
Step 4: When it comes to planning the perfect Valentine's Day movie night, don't forget about the most important part: the drinks! And what better way to add a touch of fun and excitement to your date night than with a Famous Soda in hand? A crisp and refreshing alternative to sugary drinks so you can save the sweet stuff for after the movie instead. Whether you prefer classic Pink Lemonade or Blood Orange, make sure you stock up on enough for the both of you. And let's be real, a movie night just isn't complete without a cold soda to sip on. So, make sure you have enough for refills, because trust us, you don't want to be caught without a drink during the best part of the movie.
Step 5: Lastly, it's important to switch off your phone and any other distractions to fully enjoy the night with your partner. Having a movie night together is a great way to spend quality time together, so make sure you're fully present and not distracted by other things.
Bonus Tip: A famous soda bottle makes for the perfect vase for a single rose, adding an extra touch of romance to the evening.
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By embracing these effortless steps, you can craft an intimate and unforgettable Valentine's Day movie night in. Keep in mind every detail counts from the movie, the ambiance, to selecting the right snacks and drinks. Your partner will love the effort you’ve gone to. With our 5-step plan, planning the ultimate movie night has never been easier.