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Romantic Things to do Where You Are

What are romantic things you can do in your town? This may seem difficult. But it really isn’t. A quick online search revealed these simple, romantic ideas: Snuggle under the stars at Denver’s Botanic Gardens. Sip and create a joint … Continue reading

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Time for Romance

Scarlett was smitten with Mr. Wilkes, who was obsessed with Ms. Hamilton. Margaret Mitchell’s imagination created the frustration, tension and “pitchin’ fits” of this romantic triangle in “Gone With The Wind.” This type of romantic triangle does not a great … Continue reading

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T-Shirt Romantic Expressions

If you were to draw a picture describing the fun your sweetheart brings to your relationship, what would it look like? Bold colors? Soft pastels? Interesting patterns? Wild circles? Get two white t-shirts, some colored permanent markers, finger-foods and liquid … 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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Impulsive Romantic Options

Remember spontaneous decisions you and your sweetheart would make to go out for dinner and a movie? Or taking a Saturday afternoon drive that stretched into Sunday morning breakfast at a lodge? Spur of the moment romance was easy to … Continue reading

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All Work and No Play?

Next time you and your sweetheart are busy on a project, add a dash of romance into the job. After working for a while, and when your sweetheart is in another part of the house or outside, ask your sweetheart … Continue reading

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Phubbing’s Not Romantic

It’s not very romantic to phub your sweetheart. Research finds: 46% of respondents phubbed their sweetheart. 23% stated phubbing caused conflicts between the two of them. 37% reported feeling depressed because their sweetheart phubbed them. Phubbing? Imagine you and your … Continue reading

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