Exciting Homemade Dinners That Show You Really Care

There’s no better way to make an anniversary dinner at home a little more exciting than by introducing some friendly competition. Here are some fun ideas that could also work for last minute date nights or for weekend dinners at home with the kids:

  • Steak cook-off
  • Chili cook-off
  • Iron Chef challenge – pick a secret ingredient, and each person has to create a dish from it
  • Homemade pizza competition
  • Ethnic food – pick a cuisine, and each person has to create a unique dish
  • Bake-off
  • Pot pie challenge


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Celebrating an Anniversary at Home with Homemade Pizza or Fondue

You don’t have to go out to a fancy restaurant to have a fun and special dinner. If you need a last minute idea, there are lots of special foods you can make at home that are fun and interactive activities to do together, like fondue or gourmet pizza. If you’re looking for an anniversary gift idea that you can do at home, here are some interactive dinners that will make for a fun evening:

  • Make your own pizza (thick crust, flat bread, unique toppings)
  • Make your own ice cream with unique flavors
  • Barbecue/dinner on a grill for two
  • Make your own sangria/ prosecco/ cocktails
  • Make your own sushi
  • Make your own tacos
  • Cheese or chocolate fondue
  • Make your own yogurt
  • Make your own pot pies