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Coffeetable Romantic Interlude

Who says you need a tablecloth, or even a table to have a romantic dinner? Pickup or have takeout food delivered. Whether Chinese, India, Mexican or Italian, have someone else make dinner for you to eat at home. Light candles, … Continue reading

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From Date Night to Romantic Interlude

Date Night. Have you ever heard or read, “every couple should have a weekly date night”?  You probably have. When you hear or read those two words (“date night”), what do you think about and how do you feel? It … Continue reading

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First Date Memories

When and where was the first dinner date with your sweetheart? Remember? Maybe not the exact date, but the location and month? Take your sweetheart to dinner at the same restaurant again. While this in itself might be romantic, let’s … Continue reading

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The Romance of Boldness

Two weeks to our anniversary. I wasn’t sure the Romantic Interlude I’d planned would work. The Geronics were playing at The Strand and I was building an anniversary evening around dinner and their concert. No worries about dinner. We loved … Continue reading

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Upset the Conversation for Romance

Conversations in long term relationships can become predictable and stale. When you talk, the conversation often devolves into work, politics and bills. Now, before that next quiet conversation, make a list of 5 bizarre questions to ask your sweetheart. Some … Continue reading

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Are You A Happy Romantic?

Date Night. Have you ever heard or read, “every couple should have a weekly date night”?  You probably have. When you hear or read those two words (“date night”), what do you think about and how do you feel? It … Continue reading

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Be Prepared For The Unexpected Romantic Interlude

Instead of creating a Romantic Interlude, create a plan for an opportune moment. Life is hard. Some days suck the life out of you. You get home and don’t have the desire to think about dinner or anything else. You … Continue reading

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What’s Your Romantic Focus

For years I dreamt of touring full time with a Christian vocal band: creating sweet harmonies, seeing the joy we’d bring to thousands. From college days to past my post-graduation diploma, I worked on my dream: Weekend concerts and limited … Continue reading

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Refrigerator Love Notes

Do you have refrigerator word magnets, the kind that has over 300 random words spread out across the side of the fridge? Use them to romance your sweetheart. After your sweetheart goes to bed, or before he/she gets up, arrange … Continue reading

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My Cap Quest and Romance

Don’t remember how I came into possession of my old “captain’s” cap. Manufacturer’s tags are long departed. It’s comfortably worn. Colors’ faded, the top stained. But it has character. Someone once commented, “There’s gotta have a great story behind it.” … Continue reading

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