Tag Archives: courtship

Nicknames, Terms of Endearment and Romance

One of the three top challenges to keeping Romance Alive is finding time for romance. That was a finding from research I conducted a couple years ago on impediments to romance. People’s lives were so full of necessary and important … Continue reading

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Three Questions for Romance

Here’s how to use three questions to create romance. Might be something to use for New Year’s Eve. Tell your sweetheart you’d like to take her/him out for a romantic evening. One caveat though. Plans for the evening are dependent … Continue reading

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Don’t Have to Romance Perfectly

Today my kids will be here for a visit. It’s not very often my daughter, son and daughter-in-law come stay with me.  One lives in Tennessee, the other in Minnesota. This past weekend I ran myself ragged: Straightening up the … Continue reading

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Focused Time

When you’re together and alone in the living room with a few quiet minutes, very deliberately: Close your computer; Power down your phone; Turn off the TV; Put the remotes on a table away from both of you; Turn off … Continue reading

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Keeping Focused on Romance

My brother has become a successful entrepreneur. His fleet of tractor-trailers haul oversize loads throughout the U.S. Though he may envision himself as one, his brother has not become the successful entrepreneur he dreams of becoming. Why is one brother … Continue reading

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Mini Golf and Romance

I honestly think miniature golf is really an excuse for having fun. And men find a sweetheart who will play with them attractive. So mini-golf is a recipe for this romantic time together, especially when you modify the rules. At … Continue reading

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Hug Prescriptions

I like . . . , no, I love hugs. They’re like medicine. They assist in releasing endorphins into our bodies, reducing pain and helping us feel better. Sounds like a prescription to me. Create five “prescriptions” for your sweetheart. … Continue reading

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