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Strolling Along

This Romantic Interlude is probably more aimed at the guys. Invite your sweetheart to walk the mall with you to “get some exercise”. As you walk (maybe holding hands), purposely stop in front of a couple stores and comment on … Continue reading

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“O” Is For Other Half

“R” stands for “Relationship” in our Romance acrostic. Continuing on: “O” is for your “Other half”, the second letter of Romance. When you think about your Other half, is this the picture which comes to mind? Women sitting in the … Continue reading

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What Do You Remember

You’ve probably been confined to working from home for the last couple months, never leaving the “office”. And the ceaseless quarantine creating family togetherness can strain any relationship. Put an appointment on both your calendars for 4 o’clock some afternoon. … Continue reading

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“R” is for Relationship

Big “A”, little “a”. What begins with “A”? Aunt Annie’s alligator. A-a-A. If you have or had young children, you may know “An Amazing Alphabet Book” by Dr. Seuss. During my kids’ early years, I read that book so many … Continue reading

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Sugar Cookie Messages

Baking together is a great Romantic Interlude. Making something “from scratch” brings even more satisfaction. For this Interlude, you’ll only need butter, sugar, flour and some imagination. Find a 3-ingredient sugar cookie recipe. Work together to make the cookie dough. … Continue reading

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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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Rock, Paper, Scissors, Romantic Interlude

Rock-Paper-Scissors-Romantic Interlude. What? Ever played the game Rock-Paper-Scissors? Or Di-Bi-Di-Bi-Dip? Or Thumb Wars? They’re simple kids’ hand games. Each of you write down 3-5 Romantic Interludes you’d like the other person to create for you, each Interlude on its own … Continue reading

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Don’t Confuse Romance and 6-x

“So, how’s romance between you and Juanita,” I asked a friend. “It’s going great. If I’m lucky, we get romantic a couple times a week,” he replied. Come on, now! We’ve talked about this. He’s read what I’ve written about … Continue reading

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Power Outage Romantic Interlude

What do you do when the electricity goes off in your house? After sitting in the dark a couple minutes, you start looking for flashlights and candles. As the outage and quietness continues, you search for cards or board games. … Continue reading

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Mutualistic Romantic Relatinship

My brother and I had only 3 days to: Fly to Portland, Oregon, Rent a UHaul truck and trailer (about 37 feet total length), Load a couple thousand pounds of dad and his wife’s belongings, and Drive non-stop from the … Continue reading

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