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Beyond Romance Awareness Month: 3 Ways to Keep the Spark Alive


News flash or obvious fact…romance is an important part of relationships. We devote entire days to celebrating romance, like anniversaries and Valentine’s Day. If you’ve been following our blog lately, you know that August is Romance Awareness Month (yes, the entire month!). These romantic holidays—or month-long romancefests, in August’s case—serve as reminders that ‘smokin’ hot’ means bringing the heat and if we don’t kindle the flame, the fire goes out. Celebrating the love we share with our partner is definitely not something we can slack on. Throughout our relationships, we should always be looking for opportunities to explore new ways we can show affection, make time for romance and keep the spark alive. Continue reading

Three Insights on Romance from Real Couples

IMG_0266 When we kicked off the month of August (it’s still Romance Awareness Month!), we did so with a little bit of research about romance, and the place that it occupies in romantic relationships. After gathering information from over 2,000 Couple users, we took a little time to explore the insights that actual users shared with us about their relationships. What we found was surprising: when men and women experience romance, that they experience it in incredibly different ways. Continue reading

Romance: R U doin’ it? Insights on Romance Awareness Month


When we first heard that August is Romance Awareness Month, we couldn’t quite believe our ears. Is this an actual thing? Are there people who are unaware of the role of romance in their relationships? While there are holidays and special dates throughout the year that remind you to be romantic– Valentine’s Day, New Year’s Eve (smooches!), Christmas, birthdays, and your anniversary– isn’t romance more than just spending quality time with your partner because the calendar said so?  Continue reading