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The IM and Romance

The medley relay features four athletes who are the best swimmers for each stroke. In order: Backstroke, Breaststroke, Butterfly, and Freestyle. It was track and field day at Pacific Union College. I was on the junior classes’ medley relay team, … Continue reading

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Blind Leading the Unknowing Interlude

This Interlude requires an adventurous attitude. Each of you pack 3 things for a three-hour tour. Don’t let the other see what you’ve packed. Get in the car. Once in the car, blindfold the passenger. The passenger will now give … Continue reading

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Romance and Dessert

What is your favorite dessert? S’mores Cake in a Jar? Banana Split? Chocolate Chip Cookies? Key Lime Pie? My grandma used to make wonderful lemon meringue pies. My mom baked a tunnel of fudge cake whenever I came home from … Continue reading

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International Dinning

Have you tried kimchi dumplings or Makouda or Mantu? Those are dishes from Korea, Morocco and Afghanistan respectively. Bring a little adventure to your next meal out. Invite your sweetheart to join you on an international food adventure. Research foods … Continue reading

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How Much You’ve Learned About Romance

Have you considered how much you’ve learned during your lifetime? While heading to my car the other day, that question interrupted my thoughts. Hmmm. Over the years I learned to walk and run and read and drive. I learned to … Continue reading

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Smells Like Romance

OK. Before you get started on the title of this entry, read the rest of the blog. It may surprise you. Olfaction triggers memories better than any of the other senses. The scent of a particular food can instantly activate … 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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