Category Archives: Romantic Interludes

Strolling Along

This Romantic Interlude is probably more aimed at the guys. Invite your sweetheart to walk the mall with you to “get some exercise”. As you walk (maybe holding hands), purposely stop in front of a couple stores and comment on … Continue reading

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What Do You Remember

You’ve probably been confined to working from home for the last couple months, never leaving the “office”. And the ceaseless quarantine creating family togetherness can strain any relationship. Put an appointment on both your calendars for 4 o’clock some afternoon. … Continue reading

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Sugar Cookie Messages

Baking together is a great Romantic Interlude. Making something “from scratch” brings even more satisfaction. For this Interlude, you’ll only need butter, sugar, flour and some imagination. Find a 3-ingredient sugar cookie recipe. Work together to make the cookie dough. … Continue reading

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Rock, Paper, Scissors, Romantic Interlude

Rock-Paper-Scissors-Romantic Interlude. What? Ever played the game Rock-Paper-Scissors? Or Di-Bi-Di-Bi-Dip? Or Thumb Wars? They’re simple kids’ hand games. Each of you write down 3-5 Romantic Interludes you’d like the other person to create for you, each Interlude on its own … Continue reading

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Power Outage Romantic Interlude

What do you do when the electricity goes off in your house? After sitting in the dark a couple minutes, you start looking for flashlights and candles. As the outage and quietness continues, you search for cards or board games. … Continue reading

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Coffeetable Romantic Interlude

Who says you need a tablecloth, or even a table to have a romantic dinner? Pickup or have takeout food delivered. Whether Chinese, India, Mexican or Italian, have someone else make dinner for you to eat at home. Light candles, … Continue reading

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First Date Memories

When and where was the first dinner date with your sweetheart? Remember? Maybe not the exact date, but the location and month? Take your sweetheart to dinner at the same restaurant again. While this in itself might be romantic, let’s … Continue reading

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Upset the Conversation for Romance

Conversations in long term relationships can become predictable and stale. When you talk, the conversation often devolves into work, politics and bills. Now, before that next quiet conversation, make a list of 5 bizarre questions to ask your sweetheart. Some … Continue reading

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Be Prepared For The Unexpected Romantic Interlude

Instead of creating a Romantic Interlude, create a plan for an opportune moment. Life is hard. Some days suck the life out of you. You get home and don’t have the desire to think about dinner or anything else. You … Continue reading

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Refrigerator Love Notes

Do you have refrigerator word magnets, the kind that has over 300 random words spread out across the side of the fridge? Use them to romance your sweetheart. After your sweetheart goes to bed, or before he/she gets up, arrange … Continue reading

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