Tag Archives: Growing Romance

Heart-Step to Start the Day

Cut out or purchase several red paper hearts. The quality of paper isn’t important. Before your sweetheart gets home (or gets up in the morning), create a path of hearts leading from the front door or bedroom into the kitchen. … Continue reading

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A Single Step to Start Romance

Daunting seemed too limiting a term. What she wanted to learn resembled a seemingly insurmountable task she wanted to accomplish immediately. Recently I talked with a friend about events in her life she felt were sucking her into a valley … Continue reading

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Romantic Word Cloud

Continuing the theme of the last blog, do you have favorite terms of endearment for your sweetheart? What about one or more nicknames? With these, you can create a word cloud gift for your sweetheart. Open a blank word processor … Continue reading

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Nickname and Terms of Endearment

“Here, let me help you, sweetie.” “That’s so kind of you. What would I ever do without my cuddle-bear?” And so the conversation continued. Terms of endearment rolled off their tongues so easily there was no doubt they were in … Continue reading

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Use My Secret For Coming Up With Romantic Ideas

As I’ve confessed, I have a library of help with these weekly Romantic Interlude ideas. You’re invited to put my secret to work for you. Tell your sweetheart you need his/her expertise at the bookstore. (Raised eyebrow) At the bookstore, … Continue reading

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No Romantic Resolutions This Year

New Year’s Resolutions – Bah! Humbug! They’re a waste of time, can’t be kept, and depress me cause at the end of the year all I get is another year older. Can you relate? Many people write New Year’s Resolutions. … Continue reading

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Playing Cowboys Romance

There’s a little western cowboy in most of us, so have some fun with it. Find a couple cowboy hats. Thrift or party stores will have them at low prices. Put on a pair of blue jeans and a flannel … Continue reading

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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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