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14 Things You’ve Done To our Relationship

Every day for the next two weeks, make a note of something your sweetheart does which touches your heart or makes you feel special or left you feeling romanced. At the end of the two weeks, handwrite the list of … Continue reading

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Do Something Uncomfortable for Romance

She belonged to a troupe of barely employed, hoping-to-make-it actors, traveling in a bus running on the hopes and dreams of its occupants. Their tiny theater company performed in whatever passed for a playhouse as they traveled the icy Montana … Continue reading

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Share a Rainshower

Sometimes the best Romantic Interlude is something “spontaneous” and simple. On a rainy days find a place where you and your sweetheart can sit close together and enjoy the rain. Pull up a couple of chairs. Listen to the splatter … Continue reading

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Keeping Romance Realistic

“Every day must be like a first date for you and your sweetheart, Robert. You have this endless river of romantic ideas. Wish my relationship was like that.” You know life doesn’t really work that way. With time: The wonder … Continue reading

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Not-So-Great Valentine’s

My Valentine’s day certainly didn’t go as planned. The second Tuesday evening of each month, I volunteer at a non-profit. This year the second Tuesday evening was Valentine’s. I couldn’t take my sweetheart anywhere, couldn’t fix dinner for her, couldn’t … Continue reading

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Romantic Head Massage

Too many people think you have to spend lots of money to romance your sweetheart. Not true. All you need is a pillow for this Romantic Interlude. As you sit on a chair or the couch, place a pillow on the … Continue reading

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Valentine’s, Men and Romance

Pajamagrams. Double-Heart Diamonds. Romantic Ocean Voyages. Chocolate-Covered Strawberries. No matter where you turn at this time of year – email, radio, TV, snail mail – there’s an endless torrent of pitchmen, pitchwomen, animals and CG characters singularly focused on one … Continue reading

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