Girls Night In or Girls Night Out?

Thursday, 12 December 2013
Before having Jack if you would have asked me what my idea of a good night would be, it would definitely involve going out, now however is a different story. 
I love nights in with Ashley, watching a film and enjoying time just us. But I also love a good get together with the girls. 

Interestingly, in a recent survey by Ladbrokes Bingo, 70% of 2000 women said they prefer a girls night in to an evening out on the town. This does surprise me amazingly, maybes its just because of where I live, but staying in is definitely the new going out. 

So what exactly puts people off going out. According to the ladies in the survey.
59% said long queues at the bar put them off and were most annoying
54% agreeing the toilets having no toilet roll put them off
48% thought about there feet and were put off by sore feet. 
34% said looking after a friend who was a little worse for wear could put a downer on the night. This is definitely one I could agree with, I never really enjoyed my 18th birthday party as I was too busy worrying about my drunken best friend. 

An important factor which appeals to a night in to me is money and 60% of the survey agreed, everyone wants to save cash these days. Another thing I like about a night in is having a good old chit-chat and 57% of the ladies surveyed agree. 

Recently we had a blogger night in, which was a get-together with some blogging friends. It was such a lovely event and greatly enjoyed maybe more so with the costing being quite low and having great conversation topics. 

I definitely prefer a night in these days, what do you prefer? Staying in or going out?


  1. I do like going out but much prefer a night in nowadays - I like to keep warm and be comfortable - I'm really old aren't I!!

  2. I love going out for a lovely meal and a few drinks but my days of pub crawling and going to clubs are behind me these days. A night in with friends is great.



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