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Grocery Shopping and Romance

Who does the grocery shopping? Add a little romance to that chore. Next time groceries are needed, tell your sweetheart you’re going to get groceries and you’ll get something for dinner. With the groceries, pick up a card. When you … Continue reading

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Bill Paying Distraction

Apologies for the delay in posting this. Paying bills can be stressful. The face scrunches up. The mutterings get more pointed. The blood pressure rises. Next time your sweetheart is paying bills, bring him/her a small glass of cool water. … Continue reading

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What Would Be Your Book’s Title

Your life has been an interesting journey. You didn’t expect the detours, side bars and unexpected adventures you’ve experienced. The same’s true for the relationship with your sweetheart. With a bit of talent, you could write a fascinating book. Invite … 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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Following up on the earlier post, ready for an IM Romantic Interlude? One Interlude utilizing four different ways to be romantic? Send your sweetheart a dinner invitation, something like, “I’d like to spend an evening with just you.” Unless you … Continue reading

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The IM and Romance

The medley relay features four athletes who are the best swimmers for each stroke. In order: Backstroke, Breaststroke, Butterfly, and Freestyle. It was track and field day at Pacific Union College. I was on the junior classes’ medley relay team, … Continue reading

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Romancing and Moving

One year earlier I’d been “made redundant”. Now my severance was running out and still no job. I needed to cut expenses. A generous opportunity was presented: rent my home out and become a tenant, at a below-market rate. Mercy! … Continue reading

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