Archive for December, 2011

7 Romantic Wishing Wells from Around the World

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Most coins thrown into a wishing well or fountain are tokens of the desire for love, so it’s no wonder that some of the world’s most famous are also the most romantic. Here are some of the most romance-inspiring wishing wells from around the world. Upwey Wishing Well – The Upwey Wishing Well in Dorset, [...]


10 Reasons the People We Love Drive us Crazy

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Have you ever wondered why you can have more patience with someone else’s kid than your own?  Why is it easier to laugh at a friend’s joke than your spouses’ even if you’ve heard both before?  We have different criteria with how we act with our friends and strangers than we do with the people [...]


10 Love Lessons from Harlequin Romances

Thursday, December 8th, 2011

Even if you have never read a romance novel in you probably recognize the name Harlequin Romances.  This publisher was founded in 1949 does a whopping $585 million dollars of revenue or more a year.  They must be doing something right.  Harlequin romances appeal to women and the story lines allow them to find themselves [...]


10 Love Lessons from Bruce Springsteen

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

When it comes to the ups and downs of love, The Boss has shared some valuable lessons with us over the years. Here are some of the most important points in a romantic education, Springsteen style.  Love Makes it Impossible to Sleep – In the oft-covered “I’m On Fire,” Bruce rumbles the line “at night [...]


10 Ways to Get Someone Under the Mistletoe

Sunday, December 4th, 2011

One of the most romantic holiday customs in our culture is the iconic kiss beneath the mistletoe. For hopeful singles, a show of playful affection under this traditional sprig of greenery can lead to long-lasting romance. If you’ve been harboring a crush on someone special, here are a few ways to see if there’s a [...]