Valentine's Day

Marriage Maintenance: Bring Back the Romance before it's too Late

Every year my husband and I, we go away for Valentine’s Day. To be honest, in our earlier days, we both use to think of Valentine’s day as commercial exploitation that we wouldn't have a bar of. But now, after 33 years of marriage, we have made it our own. Not by buying into the card, flower and gift buying. Not to say that you shouldn't. But by taking time out to get away together and because it's Valentines Day, it lends itself somehow to making it all a little more romantic.

But we didn’t always do so...