By Rebecca White

Now that Valentine’s Day weekend is over, we’re all wondering what our favorite married celebrity couples have been up to. According to, famous couples Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden double dated with Nicole Richie and Joel Madden on cupid’s day. The foursome went out to dinner around 9 p.m. and stayed at the restaurant for three hours, just laughing and bonding.

What are some benefits to double dating like famous couples Cameron & Benji and Nicole & Joel?

Cupid’s Advice:

These famous couples have found that double dating is exciting and fun, even with a sibling and their loved one. If you want some dating and relationship advice, try double dating as a way to enhance your romance:

1. You see your partner from a different perspective: When you and your loved one are out in social situations, different aspects of your personalities emerge, allowing you to see your partner from a new perspective.

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2. You dress up more than you usually would: Dressing up more than usual can really help your relationship and love life. By putting in that extra effort when it comes to your appearance, you and your partner will have a newfound attraction for each other, keeping your romance interesting.

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3. It reminds you of the reason you chose each other: By going out with another couple, whether you enjoy the experience or not, you and your honey will probably feel the same way about how the evening went. These reflections can reinforce why you chose each other, whether it’s because you both realized you hate double dating, or you both like the same food and have the same sense of humor.

What do you think are some benefits to double dating? Comment below!