7 fun, unique Valentine’s day ideas for couples

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Looking for something lighthearted and different to share on Valentine’s Day?

From sweating through a yoga class to indulging at your favorite dessert spot, there are all kinds of ways to get out together and enjoy the day. And they don’t require a pocketful of cash.

The key: Have fun together, says Terri Orbuch, Ph.D., author of “5 Simple Steps to Take Your Marriage From Good to Great.”

“Spending time together holding hands and laughing — it adds spice to your relationship,” she says.

So if you’re looking for something a little offbeat — not your average dinner and a movie — consider these 7 ideas to get you started.