Tag Archives: Relationship

Gruyere, Cardamom, Sage and Romance

Don read the message for a third time. “Please pickup gruyère, cardamom, sage and orange juice. Thanks sweetheart.” Last night, Joan suggested cooking something different for tonight’s dinner. “Let’s make dinner together tomorrow night and explore a new dish.” Thus, … Continue reading

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Two Word Interlude

Two simple words set this Romantic Interlude into motion. You appreciate your sweetheart. And sometimes, in the rush of daily events, expressions of appreciation disappear or are forgotten. On a folded piece of paper, write “(sweetheart’s name), Thank you. Love, … Continue reading

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“E” is for No Excuses

Been a few weeks but back to the romantic acrostic. “R” = “Relationship” “O” = your “Other half”. “M” = “Memories” “A” = “Action” “N” = “Not About Your Preference” “C” = “Continue” to romance “E” = No “Excuses” Flex … Continue reading

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Dream-Sharing Romantic Interlude

Before the new year gets going, ask your sweetheart for a date – a quiet evening just for two. Turn off distractions. Add nibble food and liquid. Maybe include some gentle instrumental music. Find a comfortable place to sit. Ask … Continue reading

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SCUBA Romance For The New Year

Have you ever been SCUBA diving? It’s a wonderful experience. You observe sea life up close, in its environment. You can move any direction you want: up, down, sideways. You float weightlessly. You will need lessons to get to this … Continue reading

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Rekindling Firting to Rekindle Romance

When was the last you flirted with your sweetheart? In long term relationship, flirting often wanes or disappears completely. Why not crank it up again. Revive those winks, coy smiles, eyebrow raising, double entendres that punctuated your early courtship days. … Continue reading

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Romantic Calm After the Frenetic Chaos

Guests have retired to bedrooms or left. Kids have succumbed to exhaustion, worn out from the adrenalin-fueled hours of the day. You and your sweetheart have spent an hour washing and drying dishes, cleaning and wiping off tables and counters, … Continue reading

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“C” is For Continue to Romance

For our Romance acrostic: “R” = “Relationship” “O” = your “Other half”. “M” = “Memories” “A” = “Action” “N” = “Not About Your Preference” “C” = “Continue” to romance “Not another bouquet!” Jeff was infatuated with and chasing after Eileen. … Continue reading

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Local Romantic Interlude

Home can be a great place for a Romantic Interlude. However, it’s usually filled with distractions. Kids, phones, dishes, trash and scores of everyday life intrusions are romantic disruptions. Sometimes getting just 2 miles away from your house makes an … Continue reading

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“N” Is For Not Your Preference

For our Romance acrostic: “R” = “Relationship” “O” = your “Other half”. “M” = “Memories” “A” = “Action” “N” = “Not About Your Preference” Years ago I supervised about 40 people spread across 8 departments – all direct reports.  Can … Continue reading

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