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Summer Kiss

June 27th, 2011 · No Comments

We are all wondering about these whimsical summer evenings – 72 degrees some eves’, 62 others.  Does it make it hard to plana little couple-only time away? Not at all! You always deserve a date night, a relationship boost, a refreshing night of something different, unexpected or nostalgic…

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Tags: A+ Romantic Ideas · Date Night · Date Planning · Fresh date ideas · Love note · Marriage Enrichment · Relationship · Relationship Renewal · Spontaneous · Things to do in Minnesota · Twin Cities Destination · Unexpected · Unique Dates · Unusual Dates

Fall Frolics

September 24th, 2010 · No Comments

Romantic Fall Foliage Trip Perhaps it feels a little early for such crisp air, but it’s a chance to embrace the Fall with a romantic road trip.  Consider a fun fresh day-date with a search for tart apples and the beginning blending of fall colors!

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Tags: Couples Therapy · Date Planning · Fresh date ideas · Fun · Romantic destination · Spontaneous · Things to do in Minnesota · Twin Cities Destination · Unexpected · Unusual Dates

Take a Stroll and find Romance

May 7th, 2010 · No Comments

   How to find the perfect romantic gesture!    Sometimes Romance is right under your nose. Look around your hometown. You might be surprised at what you find.  We found several ideas in the Twin Cities to share….

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Tags: A+ Romantic Ideas · Cheap Date Night · Date Night · Date Planning · Divorce Prevention · Fun · Impulse · Marriage Enrichment · MN · No planning · Relationship Renewal · Reverse Stress · Romance advise · Romantic Gestures · Spontaneous · Things to do in Minnesota · Treasured Moments

Making Space for Monkey Business

April 19th, 2010 · No Comments

Upgrade your Happiness! We tend to think of idleness and play as indulgences or distractions from what we should be doing…but low productivity pursuits can have some surprising benefits!

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Tags: A+ Romantic Ideas · Choice · Daydream · Default Network · Distraction · Divorce Prevention · Fun · Impulse · Indulgance · Insights · Inspiration · Marriage Enrichment · Playful · Relationship Renewal · Reverse Stress · Spontaneous

Love Olympics

February 17th, 2010 · No Comments

Can you win the Gold? Top 5 Events You Shouldn’t Miss! 1 ~ Spontaneity Skiing  With just a little “thinking cap” effort, you could find yourself with a medal! Surprise your spouse with an unusual outing.   

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Tags: A+ Romantic Ideas · Communication · Date Planning · Divorce Prevention · Fun · Inspiration · Love Olympics · Marriage Enrichment · MN · Playful · Relationship Renewal · Romance advise · Romantic Adventures · Romantic Gestures · Romantic Themed Dates · Spontaneous · Things to do in Minnesota

V-Day Advice from the Stars

January 21st, 2010 · No Comments

It’s never too early (or late) to plan for Valentine’s Day!   Send us your best/worst Valentines Day experience!   Submit to romance@outoftheboxdates.com. Your submission will remain anonymous.  But we really do have some advice from some Stars….and others…on Valentines Day plans.  For example, Mr. McDreamy (aka Patrick Dempsey)’s recent interview in Reader’s Digest reveals:

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Tags: A+ Romantic Ideas · Better than chocolate · Fun · Impulse · Keep it Simple · Magical · Marriage Enrichment · Playful · Relationship · Romance advise · Spontaneous · Unexpected

Naughty or Nice?

December 18th, 2009 · No Comments

Are you asking Santa or your partner? Are you a shoe-in for Santa’s nice list? Maybe it’s time to shake things up a bit. Every relationship could use a little naughty now and again!  No, I don’t mean Tiger naughty. But sometimes you have to practice being playful. Do something unexpected.

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Tags: A+ Romantic Ideas · Cheap Date Night · Divorce Prevention · Impulse · Magical Moments · Marriage Enrichment · Playful · Relationship · Romantic Adventures · Spontaneous · Unexpected

The Secret to…

December 11th, 2009 · No Comments

A Great Relationship I do believe there is a secret to keeping your relationship strong. Many of you may doubt this?  Well, admittedly, there are probably many amazingly unique and great relationships. And undoubtedly they have many similar factors. And you would probably agree they include the ability to: Communicate Empathize Dedicate time to the […]

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Tags: A+ Romantic Ideas · Communication · Divorce Prevention · Marriage Enrichment · Problem Solving Strategies · Relationship · Secrets · Spontaneous

Four Pictures of Romance – What do YOU look like?

December 3rd, 2009 · No Comments

Where do you fall on the Romance Meter? Are you the Ultimate Romantic? No gesture is too corny, no whimsy to be denied. You take chances, and are open to ideas from any romance source, real, cinematic, or literary.  You’ll be the one who dangles rose petals to create a boudoir tent in your bedroom, […]

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Tags: A+ Romantic Ideas · Communication · Impulse · Love note · Magical Moments · Marriage Enrichment · Problem Solving Strategies · Relationship · Romantic Challenge · Romantic type · Spontaneous

Here’s a Quick Way to Achieve Spontaneity in your Relationship

November 19th, 2009 · No Comments

Surprised your partner lately? Merriam- Webster (aka the dictionary) says the definition of Spontaneity is Voluntary or undetermined action or movement.       Voluntary…Huh.       What if you made the choice to be spontaneous? Voluntarily?  Spontaneity in a relationship can take just a second. A whisper, An eyelash. And it can produce?       An upturned corner of a […]

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Tags: Divorce Prevention · Impulse · Love note · Marriage Enrichment · Relationship · Romantic Adventures · Spontaneous

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