Tag Archives: romance struggles

Creating a Warm Bed

When you’re finally able to crawl into bed at the end of a long day, there’s nothing like cold sheets to keep you from relaxing. Surprise your sweetheart this evening. Warm up the bed ahead of time. If you have … Continue reading

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Rescue Your Sweetheart’s Day

Sunset ignited the clouds in reds and oranges, burning against a cobalt sky. Henry didn’t notice. Instead, he grumbled about arriving at the Gentle Giant Bookstore before the sunrise and had the sun even worked today? He had. It’d been … 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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Reduce Anxiety, Increase Romance

Five-hour flight. 7:40 a.m. departure time. Two kids to get out of the house by 5:00. Park the car for the 10 days away. Sprint to the gate. Ugh. It would be a frantic, early morning to make it all … Continue reading

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Let Them Know You’re Thinking of Them

Survey said, women believe they think about their sweetheart more frequently than he thinks of her. Some of my male readers might dispute that. You can let your sweetheart know this isn’t true of you. Create a set of 10-15 … Continue reading

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Romance Changes

“Today I got a bouquet of 18 roses from my sweetheart – in the middle of winter. What a romantic!” “When I came home, my sweetheart had scented candles lit, a bottle of wine chilling and an aromatic dinner waiting. … Continue reading

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Valentine’s and Romance

For the next several days, we’ll be subjected to the siren calls of advertisements attempting to convince you this or that product will make your sweetheart swoon. I’ve already seen/heard these touted as romantic: • Shoes • Light bulbs with … Continue reading

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