Surprise sticky notes

One of the easiest romantic activity that gets you the biggest return is leaving little surprise notes around the home for your significant other. I left M notes around his room like: On his bathroom mirror: Hello, good looking! Placed inside a shirt pocket: I like being close to your heart. On his desk: Thinking … Continue reading

Interview with Founder of Ask.com: Garrett Gruener reveals what creative things he has done for his employees

As the founder of Ask Jeeves (now Ask.com), Garrett Gruener is also co-founder of Alta Partners, a life sciences venture capital firm, and CEO and Executive Chairman of Nanomix, a nanotech company. With this much on his plate, Garrett shares with us that he still has a very flexible schedule and spends a lot of … Continue reading

How to win Miss California’s Heart: Interview with 2011’s Miss California Noelle Freeman

Since we met each other through the Miss California competition, we thought it would only be appropriate to feature one of our guest romanticiers as 2011’s Miss California, Noelle Freeman. VivianandNanxi: Hi! How are you? Miss California: Hi! I am just finishing up a photo shoot for Pilates. VivianandNanxi: Wow! We cannot wait to see … Continue reading

Wedding Anniversary

My parents have been married 28 years today!  It amazes me that people can still love each other for so long and still find time to be romantic. My dad is not the most thoughtful guy out there.  I’ll admit, sometimes he forgets when my birthday is or how old I am.  He never forgets … Continue reading