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Driving a Heart Momento

Do you have a fitness tracker which will print out a map of your run? Use this variation on the mapping feature to romance your sweetheart. Get a map of your hometown. Might have to be an old-fashioned paper one. … Continue reading

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Strawberry Lunch

Where in your town can you find a weekend brunch with outdoor seating? Invite your sweetheart to brunch. Ask for an outside table on the perimeter or maybe a bit secluded from other tables. Sit next to your sweetheart. Order … Continue reading

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Dream a Country, Say I Love You

In which countries of the world would you like to share an adventure with your sweetheart? Select 5 countries. On separate cards, write a brief description of a place or an activity in that country you’d like to experience with … Continue reading

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Classical Romantic Interlude

Find one of these classical pieces: Bolero (Ravel) Rhapsody in Blue (Gershwin) Moonlight Sonata (Beethoven) Add a couple sheets of blank lined paper and a pen. Invite your sweetheart to join you in a quiet, relaxed location. Put on the … Continue reading

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Size Doesn’t Matter for Romance

My anxiety went up. The number of days left in July approached zero. My daughter’s birthday was approaching, and I didn’t know what to get her. Historically, that’s unusual for me. Finding birthday present(s) any other year has been a … Continue reading

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She Initiated the Romantic Interlude

Tell me if I’m wrong but society says it’s the guy’s responsibility to initiate Romantic Interludes. This same society says guys aren’t romantic, only women are romantic, and women must wait for their guy to romance them. If you buy … Continue reading

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Romance by the Ordinary

Think romance is only true in fairy tales. White horses, noble knights and enchanted forests. It’s not. It’s real people creating Romantic Interludes. ******* On her birthday, Jeff gave Victoria an envelope with sequentially numbered instructions and a prepaid credit … 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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A Quiet Place For Romance

A year ago they’d purchased a new house, at least it was new to them. It was charming and just their size, though it had a bit of an unusual layout. What to do with this one room? It wasn’t … Continue reading

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Romance Like a King or Queen

Would you rather be asked for a partnership with a monarch or a pauper? I’ll bet the idea of a partnering with a sovereign sounds more attractive. It isn’t the financial differences between them that causes you to admit you … Continue reading

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