The other night I was trying to remember the last time I had a make out session - where kissing was the main event, not a prelude.
And I realized it’s been a while. Certainly there are pecks on the mouth on my way out the door. Or a quick kiss goodnight before flipping the page of my book. But a true kiss – from the eye contact, to the closeness, to breathing each other’s breath, to the [...]
Relationships play out in a series of phases, always growing and evolving. Often times, the honeymoon stage consists of flirty dates and dozens of nervous butterflies associated with many marriages. But all too often the flame fades into a faint flicker as a relationship progresses. Moving to the next phase with your partner doesnt mean you should stop flirting or playing "hard-to-get." The [...]
We’re very quickly dashing through this holiday season – soon New Year’s Day will be upon us. After all the countdowns, the champagne popping, the kissing, and the Auld Lange Synes we get a fresh start on a brand new year. We get to try it all over again with (hopefully) better results.
This is the time for making resolutions – some people love them, some people hate them, very few people [...]
December 21st is the first day of winter – the longest night of the year. What better reason to find some nice, warm, indoor activities to make the most of each and every additional minute of darkness.
1. Take a bath or shower by candlelight – soaping each other up in the twinkling light will give you time to explore each other.
2. Have a picnic in bed – don’t worry about crumbs, [...]
I’m not going to beat around the holly bush here; the holidays can be hell on a relationship. Between the Christmas cards, the work parties, the neighborhood parties, the secret Santa’s, the travel arrangements, the school pageants, the baking, the weather, the decorating, the shopping (ugh – the shopping) you find you have absolutely no energy to jingle his bells.
Some people would argue that holiday sex has the potential to backfire: we get so worked up by the romance of the season that we try to put high expectations into a sexy rendezvous and may end up causing ourselves more stress and disappointment. I say if you’re in the mood, take the chance. But here a few things to keep in mind:
1. Preparation is sexy. If you’re going out of town for the [...]
With all the craziness of the start of the holiday season, it can be too easy to forget how thankful you are for a strong relationship. Travel, crowds, shopping and parties can make for a stressful time. Remember to show your significant other all the ways you’re thankful:
1. Leaving little notes (on a bathroom mirror, in the refrigerator, on the steering wheel) make a huge impact. It’s [...]
We live in a world that’s always busy. Between work life, personal life, and home life it can be hard to squeeze any time for your love life. But that doesn’t mean you can’t be romantic. Try our Top 5 Tips to fit some romance in your day.
1. Say I love you. Anytime before you leave the house, make sure to say I love you to your partner. This is the simplest and easiest way to be romantic.