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Author: Lois Szymanski


Romance Is Overrated, Love Is Not: A Valentine’s Day Message

Thanks to Valentine’s Day, the month of February is designated as a month of love. Some say this holiday is all about romance, but I prefer to think of it as a day to celebrate all sorts of love. Maybe that’s because some of my fondest Valentine’s Day memories spring from those long-ago elementary school days…

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Why Marriage Trumps Cohabitation

I wish I could go back in time, more than 40 years ago when my husband and I were dating. Had I known then what I know now I would have made a different decision, one that would have given our relationship a better start.

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