Posts tagged "couple time"

7 Romantic Gestures That Make Women Swoon (Guys, Take Note!)

Last week, I posted a poll about the romantic gestures that would actually make you swoon. While you voted in the thousands -- with a surprise trip getting the most votes -- I was struck by how many of you offered your own suggestions for romantic gestures in the comments. I noticed a few…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 19, 2011

He Said/She Said: Merging Lives

On a recent cold, damp morning, I woke up feeling anxious. My new job had been taking its toll, and when I found J. lying on the couch in the living room and not next to me, I became even more agitated. I ran out the door, shooting a snotty glance in his direction. Walking…
By: Rainbow Kirby / April 12, 2011

He Said/She Said: Our First Vacation Together

This love train continues to steamroll ahead, flattening my former single girl life in its path and chugging into serious couple territory. After only a month of living together, a few pre-planned events came to fruition all in the same week – getting our puppy, meeting his parents and escaping to the beach for our…
By: Rainbow Kirby / March 28, 2011

Thoughts From Guys On Our IM: What Do You Consider Romantic?

Ahh, romance. Always thought about in terms of what women want -- flowers (peonies for me, thanks!), slow-dancing to Kenny G, dinner at fancy French restaurants with overly rich food, etc. But what about men? Surely they like a romantic gesture now and again ... the thing is, what do they consider romantic? What kind…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 25, 2011

He Said/She Said: When She Moves In With Him

I had just started calling J. my boyfriend when he asked me to move in – rather, told me I was moving in. He had posted my apartment on Craig’s List “just to gauge the response” and within an hour received six. At work when he delivered the news, I kind of freaked. I like…
By: Rainbow Kirby / March 18, 2011

Quiz: What Type Of Couple Are You?

In a relationship and looking to inject a little extra oomph in the romance department? Before we can dole out the advice in our Couple Time section (sponsored by "Romantication" at the Royal Palms Resort and Spa in Phoenix, Arizona), we've got to narrow down what type of couple you are first. Take…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 14, 2011