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Romance on The Brooklyn Bridge

Restaurants are closed. Theaters darkened. Musician silenced. Weekend getaways restricted. How and where can I romance my sweetheart when everything’s closed? Now, imagine this romantic dinner setting. A river-view table. Boats cruising by. A gentle breeze ruffling the napkins. Sun … Continue reading

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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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Romance In Spite of Upheaval

As I write this, our world has been discombobulated. I’m working from a home office, and grateful I can. Social interactions are text messages, emails and phone conversations. Church is a virtual experience on my computer or TV. The world … Continue reading

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A Proper Romantic Dinner

Enlist a couple friends to help you create a romantic dinner for your sweetheart. Prepare the meal featuring your sweetheart’s favorite food. Or get it as take out. Add drinks and dessert. Set the table as elegantly as possible with … Continue reading

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Dinner and a Memory

At which local restaurant do you and your sweetheart enjoy dinning? Invite your sweetheart out for dinner. Tell her/him there’s no particular celebration, no need to get dressed up. It’s just an evening together. Take you time getting to your … Continue reading

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Romance Ruined By Uncertainty

“We’ll meet at the beach, between 7:30-8:00. Dress casually.” Anticipating their date, she headed west. Traffic was worse than expected so his message that he’s running 30 minutes late was appreciated. She took time to enjoy the sun, fresh air … Continue reading

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A Romantic Dinner at Ma Maison

If your budget doesn’t allow for dinner at Bistro Niko, don’t let that stop you from a classy dining experience with your sweetheart. Pull out your best dinnerware, flatware, glassware and cloth napkins. Whether or not you know your way … Continue reading

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If At First You Don’t Succeed At Romance . . . .

Thank you for the opportunity to share my musings about romance. It’s an honor to do so. Planning for this evening’s Romantic Interlude consumed hours. The menu featured caprese salad, fresh peas in a light butter sauce, freshly grated Parmesan … Continue reading

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Scavenger-Hunt Romantic Dinner

It’s a scavenger-hunt dinner for your sweetheart. Select a couple food items like finger foods and a beverage. Nothing to cook. Take-out works also. Pick up candles and a movie. Hide these items around the house. Create a series of … Continue reading

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Guess Where We’re Going For Dinner

Familiar with the conversation beginning with, “Where do you want to eat?” That question ruins a Romantic Interlude faster than ants at a picnic. Modify the question. Invite your sweetheart out for dinner. When asked, “Where we going?”, tell your … Continue reading

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