Monthly Archives: November 2016

Abdicating Your Romantic Vote

It happened four years ago and it again this year. Millions of people decided they didn’t like the candidate “their party” offered. They decided they couldn’t agree with this candidate. To prove their point, stayed away from the polling places … Continue reading

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Romancing the Sunset

This evening as the sun melted into the horizon, it reached out with its last rays to paint the clouds in swirls of burning red against a nighttime blue sky. I stopped and basked in the magnificent display. When was … Continue reading

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Romance and Dessert

What is your favorite dessert? S’mores Cake in a Jar? Banana Split? Chocolate Chip Cookies? Key Lime Pie? My grandma used to make wonderful lemon meringue pies. My mom baked a tunnel of fudge cake whenever I came home from … Continue reading

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International Dinning

Have you tried kimchi dumplings or Makouda or Mantu? Those are dishes from Korea, Morocco and Afghanistan respectively. Bring a little adventure to your next meal out. Invite your sweetheart to join you on an international food adventure. Research foods … Continue reading

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How Much You’ve Learned About Romance

Have you considered how much you’ve learned during your lifetime? While heading to my car the other day, that question interrupted my thoughts. Hmmm. Over the years I learned to walk and run and read and drive. I learned to … Continue reading

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Smells Like Romance

OK. Before you get started on the title of this entry, read the rest of the blog. It may surprise you. Olfaction triggers memories better than any of the other senses. The scent of a particular food can instantly activate … Continue reading

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Romance Takes Time

Remember the first time you met your sweetheart for dinner? Or where you went for your honeymoon? Two things were probably evident in both those events: You didn’t have much money, and You hadn’t yet learned to truly romance your … Continue reading

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