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The Price of Romance

What is the price of romance? My immediate reaction to that question, “It depends”. It depends on what you think you must do to be romantic: • Dinner and a romantic movie? $70 (without popcorn or a sitter). • A … 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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Romantic Vignettes

“There are men in the world who think romance is giving up the toy in their McDonald’s Happy Meal.” That headline caught my attention. Reading further, I discovered it wasn’t a passion-fueled rant from a romance-starved sweetheart. And not someone’s … 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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Romance Takes Time

Remember the first time you met your sweetheart for dinner? Or where you went for your honeymoon? Two things were probably evident in both those events: You didn’t have much money, and You hadn’t yet learned to truly romance your … 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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