Category Archives: Keeping Romance Alive

Building Your Sweetheart’s Romantic Confidence

A confident sweetheart is attractive? And a confident romantic alluring, fascinating? But it’s possible your sweetheart isn’t so confident. You know your sweetheart and can see the wonderfulness of him/her. You see specks and splashes of confidence. And you’d like … Continue reading

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Your Unromantic Background Doesn’t Dictate Your Today Romance

Her mom, a teenager. Her biological dad, absent. The family, unstable. His mother, a lady of the night. Him, a baby she didn’t want. His stepmom didn’t want him either, kicked him out on his own at age 16. Odds … Continue reading

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Mischievous Romance

I have great memories of mischievous things I did with close friends. It was often things only we knew about, or we were the only ones who knew who was responsible. The time Holly, Jimmy and I crawled under the … Continue reading

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Romantic Interlude Debrief

Created a different kind of Romantic Interlude. Something beyond the tried and true routine of dinner and a movie. Instead, I took my sweetheart for an afternoon at the botanical gardens. After strolling the enchanting displays, we spent half an … Continue reading

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Unexpected and Anticipated Romance

What have you planed for your next Romantic Interlude? You’ve invested time and energy to understand how your sweetheart prefers to be romanced. You’ve planned the Romantic Interlude, which you believe your sweetheart will enjoy and fondly remember. Now you’re … Continue reading

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Gruyere, Cardamom, Sage and Romance

Don read the message for a third time. “Please pickup gruyère, cardamom, sage and orange juice. Thanks sweetheart.” Last night, Joan suggested cooking something different for tonight’s dinner. “Let’s make dinner together tomorrow night and explore a new dish.” Thus, … Continue reading

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“E” is for No Excuses

Been a few weeks but back to the romantic acrostic. “R” = “Relationship” “O” = your “Other half”. “M” = “Memories” “A” = “Action” “N” = “Not About Your Preference” “C” = “Continue” to romance “E” = No “Excuses” Flex … Continue reading

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SCUBA Romance For The New Year

Have you ever been SCUBA diving? It’s a wonderful experience. You observe sea life up close, in its environment. You can move any direction you want: up, down, sideways. You float weightlessly. You will need lessons to get to this … Continue reading

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Romantic Calm After the Frenetic Chaos

Guests have retired to bedrooms or left. Kids have succumbed to exhaustion, worn out from the adrenalin-fueled hours of the day. You and your sweetheart have spent an hour washing and drying dishes, cleaning and wiping off tables and counters, … Continue reading

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“C” is For Continue to Romance

For our Romance acrostic: “R” = “Relationship” “O” = your “Other half”. “M” = “Memories” “A” = “Action” “N” = “Not About Your Preference” “C” = “Continue” to romance “Not another bouquet!” Jeff was infatuated with and chasing after Eileen. … Continue reading

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