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HOW TO PUT THE ROMANCE BACK IN YOUR LIFE WITHOUT HAVING TO LEAVE YOUR OWN HOME

HOW TO PUT THE ROMANCE BACK IN YOUR LIFE WITHOUT HAVING TO LEAVE YOUR OWN HOME

When Routine Overrides Romance

Once a couple have been living together for a while they tend to get into a rut or a comfort zone that is very difficult to break out of without a lot of effort. It is a bit like going to the gym – difficult to get started but you tend to enjoy it once you get into the rhythm of things. It is the same with romance. Once you stop making the effort it is difficult to light the fires again. But if you want to put the romance back in your life and make your relationship a little or a lot more exciting again – get yourself out of your comfort zones and make the effort. You will be surprised at the big results you see from a small investment

 

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Honeymoon at home: skip the trip and make your home your ideal honeymoon destination

Honeymoon at home: skip the trip and make your home your ideal honeymoon destination

The slide in the economic climate a few years ago has really sent a number of marriage proposals down a road of worry and debt crisis. Couples were left slicing their budgets down to the bare minimum and in some instances, taking out loans to fund their sudden financial position. With this though, a new trend has developed where the honeymoon is no longer the far-off destination or romantic getaway like years before, couples have decided to focus their attention and funds on something more practical: creating a space of tranquillity at home.Enjoying the space you’re living in makes sense, and is more sustainable in the long run.

 

Private Garden

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Home is where the heart is: Three ways to ensure the romance is not lost at home

Home is where the heart is: Three ways to ensure the romance is not lost at home

Being in a relationship for a few years does not mean romance has to fly out the door just because you’re used to one another. It may demand a little more effort, but the results will be well worth it. Working on your relationship with your spouse or partner should demand more of your effort and time than your work, according to those in the know. That is a tall order in modern society and not an easy feat to accomplish.

 

Hire a Babysitter

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Using the Internet to Plan Your Interior Decorating

Using the Internet to Plan Your Interior Decorating

If you have a computer and access to the Internet, you have the tools you need to start interior decorating. Whether you want to replace your carpet, paint your walls, or install wood flooring, there are places on the Internet you can go that will help you decide what will look best in your home.

 

Why Use the Internet to Do Virtual Decorating?

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Smell: The Overlooked Sense in Interior Decorating

Smell: The Overlooked Sense in Interior Decorating

When designing a room, we tend to focus on what we can see—the walls, the floors, and the ceilings. But humans have four other senses as well, and when thinking about decorating, we often overlook those other senses. One of the most powerful senses a room can appeal to is smell. If you are cooking in a kitchen, you already have the smells of bread, cooking meat, and spices there. There are other ways to incorporate smells throughout the house.

 

Add Pleasant Scents With Air Fresheners

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