Tag Archives: romantic friendship

Risking Romance With Your Best Friend

Following his high school graduation, Matthew entered college. To say he attended college would be a stretch. Social pursuits trumped scholastic pursuits. Finally, in a moment of personal honesty during his sophomore year, he acknowledged wasting his parent’s money. He … Continue reading

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I’ll Do It For You

Is there a task your sweetheart performs that you know he/she doesn’t enjoy? Use that knowledge to create a Romantic Interlude. Next time your sweetheart’s faced with this task, offer to perform it for your sweetheart. Better yet, step in … Continue reading

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Your Last Thought Tonight

What is the last thing you think about before bedtime? What you didn’t complete today? What’s gotta be done tomorrow? Crime in the news? Research confirms, what we do just prior to retiring for the night influences what our brain … Continue reading

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Romantic Memory

Tell me the name of a place you and your sweetheart visited during the last 12 months, a place you both enjoyed. Time to create a romantic reminder of that time and place. Research the location, whether it’s a specific … Continue reading

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Keeping Romance Alive is Difficult

Maybe you thought you’d never hear this coming from my keyboard but I’m going to confess. Keeping Romance Alive is difficult. There, I said it. Probably not something you’d expect me to admit. It’s true. Whether your flee-or-flight response ignites … Continue reading

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Our For A Date

My high school English teacher’s Facebook post reminded me of a simple Romantic Interlude. “Honey asked me out on a date.” No matter how long you’ve been together, you need to ask your sweetheart out from time-to-time. I’m not talking … Continue reading

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Not Your Primary Romantic Type?

With a gentle nudge, the tug began pushing the Boeing 737 backwards signaling the start of our long anticipated vacation. We were headed west. I’d predestined that very moment to add a bit of romance. My sweetheart’s preferred way of … Continue reading

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