Monthly Archives: February 2018

Romantically Intimate

What reaction does the word “Intimacy”, arouse in you? An “Oh, no!” Queasiness? Desire for touch? A gentle smile? Terror? Thoughts of your sweetheart? For some the idea of intimacy is frightening. It resurrects memories of abuse when someone broke … Continue reading

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What Do Guys Consider Romantic?

What do guys consider romantic? Messages from readers suggest women are desperately stumped to find the answer. • What does their guy think, or do I dare say feel, is romantic? • Does romance mean anything to guys beyond physical … Continue reading

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Do You Want To Know A Secret?

Do you remember when your bestess, pre-teen friend told you a secret about themselves, something they’d never tell anyone else? Did that make you feel special? It’s the same today. When you confess something to your sweetheart no one else … Continue reading

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Quick Stop and 3 Little Gifts

I’ve discovered that for those who prefer to be romanced with GIFTS, size doesn’t matter. It’s about you having taken time to think about and search for something your sweetheart might enjoy. On your way home, stop and purchase three … Continue reading

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Romance Beyond February 14

Such sadness. Valentine’s over. Guess romance is done for another year. Do you feel that way? Does your relationship go on a unromantic hunger strike the next 364 days? Is romance flatlining until it’s resurrected by this annual Hallmark holiday? … Continue reading

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Guess Where We’re Going For Dinner

Familiar with the conversation beginning with, “Where do you want to eat?” That question ruins a Romantic Interlude faster than ants at a picnic. Modify the question. Invite your sweetheart out for dinner. When asked, “Where we going?”, tell your … Continue reading

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Valentine’s and Romance

For the next several days, we’ll be subjected to the siren calls of advertisements attempting to convince you this or that product will make your sweetheart swoon. I’ve already seen/heard these touted as romantic: • Shoes • Light bulbs with … Continue reading

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Romance Can Be So Confusing

Do you find romance very confusing? While doing online research into what people find romantic, I found the following answers to that question: • Wear a suit, then give me the jacket. • Some kind of physical touch would be … Continue reading

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Valentine’s, Romance and Commercials

I’m amazed at what people advertise and claim it has anything to do with Valentine’s Valentine’s was created to honor the relationship you have with your sweetheart. It’s about romance and creating memories the two of you share with each … Continue reading

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Follow The String

Get one ball of string. Add a little gift for your sweetheart. Take a 100-yard walk, and you’ll have a Romantic Interlude. Wrap one end of the string around the gift you picked out for your sweetheart. Conceal the string-wrapped … Continue reading

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