The Golden Rule of Marriage: You’re Doing it Wrong

My wife recently told me about a friend of hers who decided to give her boyfriend flowers for their anniversary. She figured that she would love getting flowers, so why not get them for her boyfriend? He would love them! He was less than thrilled. Oh, sure, he thanked her for the gift. But he […]

Squeezing Romance Out of a Busy Life

Face it marriage is hard work. Add to it children, a full-time job with deadlines and demanding bosses/clients, homework, sickness and bills to pay, who has time to think about romance, much less plan something special? In fact you may not want to finish reading this post because you’re afraid I’m going to add one […]

How to Craft the Perfect Love Letter for Valentine’s Day (in about 15 minutes)

While Hallmark may tell you otherwise, there’s simply no better gift for your spouse than a romantic love letter. It makes your spouse feel special, and it expresses your emotions in a format that creates a very personal keepsake. Plus, if you’re on budget, you can craft an awesome letter for free! If you’re like […]

The Real Secret to a Happy Marriage…and 2 More Marriage Myths Debunked

From the minute a couple gets engaged (and sometimes before), they start hearing marriage myths. Well-meaning or not, people often give advice that simply isn’t true — whether because of their own experience or because of what others have said to them. But for couples that are trying to make sense of it all, the […]

The Role Kindness Plays In Romance

I’ve noticed lately, especially when driving around Orlando, that kindness on the road is greatly lacking. What happened to those who used to let you in when you were trying to merge onto a busy highway? Or when you slow down to let another car merge into your lane, what has happened to the wave of the […]