Romance Tips

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8 Easy Homemade Anniversary Gift Ideas
You don't need to spend a lot to show you care. Here are 8 easy homemade anniversary gift ideas for husbands, wives, and couples.

How to Put the Love Back into Valentine's Day
Author Sharon Rivkin on the importance of being your own Valentine.

50 Ways to Say I Love You
It's important to say "I Love You" with both passion and frequency. And we can say it not only with our words but with our actions, with our facial expressions and body language, even with our thoughts. Here are 50 simple ways you can demonstrate the depth of your love.

Plan a Romantic Getaway
Discount travel plans, for the two of you. 

Mexico Travel Deals
Escape with your mate (or your entire family.) Check Momscape's special page of Mexico Travel Deals. 

Romantic Ideas
True romance for couples with kids. Coupons
Say it with flowers. 

Design My Own Engagement Ring
Online jewelers now make it a cinch to design your perfect ring based on a variety of factors, such as budget, type of metal, and stone size and shape. And it's surprisingly affordable, too. Here's what you need to know to begin the design process.

How to Rekindle a Romance in Five Minutes a Day There are two things most of us wish were in greater supply: romance and time. Dr. Kevin Polk has some suggestions.

Love Quotes
Wonderful quotes, for scrapbooking, cardmaking, journaling, love-note writing, or simple reflection. Also,  here's a collection of funny, cute love quotes.

Falling BACK in Love with Your Spouse 
Internationally published humorist Linda Sharp shows us there is a light at the end of the tunnel. 

The Health Benefits of Sex 
We often think that something that feels this good can't be good for us. Now it's time to think again...

Rekindling the Romance  
It's a fact of life: Intimacy becomes more difficult when you become a parent. Here are some tips to keep that fire burning...

Spicing it Up: Tips for the Ultimate Intimate Dinner  Here are some tips for taking advantage of your rare one-on-one time by hosting an intimate evening that you’ll both remember…all the way until next time.

"Make Me Feel Important"
The best way to make a lasting impression is to take the time to make others feel genuinely valued. Here are four tips to help you make others feel more important.

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Fight Nice: 13 Relationship Tips for Parents of Young Children 
The heat of the moment is when we say things that can really damage intimacy. Here are 13 tips for staying calm, even amid the chaos that often defines life with young children.

Single Parent Dating Sites
Single parenthood can be tough. Check out this online dating site that specializes in connecting single mothers and fathers.

Fourteen Romantic Time-Outs for Parents  
Two weeks of spontaneous time-outs, specially designed to help you pay the small attentions that are so integral to lasting intimacy.

Seven Ways to Improve Your Relationship
"I've discovered, in the 35 years that I've been counseling couples, 7 choices you can make that will not only improve your relationship, but can turn a failing relationship into a successful one..." by Margaret Paul, Ph.D.

Become His "Geisha Girl"

A unique idea for re-invigorating your marriage. 
Dating Your Spouse 
Once again experience the magic and power of romance. 

Staying the Course 
Insights on keeping a marriage and family together through the years. 

Focus on the Big Picture 
The best marriage advice we've heard in a long time...

Frugal Ways to Show Your Love 
Brandie Valenzuela proves that romance doesn't have to be an expensive affair.

Valentine's Day Articles and Ideas

Rethinking Romance
This Valentine's Day, let your man off the hook...

Fear and Loathing on Valentine's Day 
"Men deserve sympathy, compassion, mercy and understanding, for when it comes to the fine art of romance, we men are sitting in our boxer shorts finger painting with our toes." A male perspective from T.W. Winslow

Eight Ideas to Make this Valentine's Day the Most Romantic Ever
Personalized Valentine's Day gift ideas. 

Valentine's Day Romance 
Anyone can splurge on a formal dinner or a pricey bottle of perfume, but it takes creativity, forethought, and time to be truly romantic.