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How Has It Been Since . . . .

”What’s so hard about putting dishes in their proper place – DEAR?” “Seriously. I’m putting the dishes in the dishwasher and YOU’RE concerned about them being in their PROPER PLACE?” “There you go, blowing my simple request all out of … Continue reading

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The Fresh Fruit Romantic Interlude

A hundred years ago, no one thought picking your own fruit was unusual. Nowadays, it’s a unique experience, something few get to experience. Find a farm where they allow you to go into the orchard and pick you own fruit … 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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Avoiding the UnRomantic Rut

Saturday morning and no reading glasses. I’d probably left them at work. Since I was in the area, I decided to check the office before going out to breakfast. With my work ID, I badged my way through the employee … Continue reading

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Romance in a Moment

She was tired. Actually, she was exhausted. It had been a week of visiting family and friends, introducing her teenage daughter and elementary-age granddaughter to the sights and culture of Singapore. After some 20 hours confined to row 34 on … Continue reading

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Give Romance a Few Extra Moments

The alarm heralds the onset of another workday. You stumble into your shower routine. Somehow you complete this preparatory exercise about 20 minutes later. Now you interrupt your sweetheart’s sleep with, “It’s your turn”, while you warm your morning beverage … Continue reading

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Getaway Extension

You’ve enjoyed a great, romantic getaway together: Savored the cafes in memorable little towns, strolled through unique shops, discovered a B&B with remarkable breakfasts. If only you could extend the stay. As romance is about creating memories, freshen those memories … Continue reading

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Keeping Romance Alive in the Digital Age

“Keep Romance Alive in the digital age.” Sounds so today. Technology helps couples with romance through digital means of connection. Phones and apps, emojis and texting, Outlook date and FaceTime conversations. Is romance enhanced by the availability of instant access? … Continue reading

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A caricature Romantic Memory

Need an idea for a Romantic Interlude? Plan a trip to a local “tourist destination”, a place you’ll sweetheart will enjoy. Make sure there’ll be artist demonstrating their talent for drawing caricatures. Together, scout out the different artist’s for one … Continue reading

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Romance Can Be So Confusing

Do you find romance very confusing? While doing online research into what people find romantic, I found the following answers to that question: • Wear a suit, then give me the jacket. • Some kind of physical touch would be … Continue reading

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