Category Archives: Contests

Cherish – From Obligation To Delight

Hey. Tom here this time sharing with you my review of a new book written by Gary Thomas. You know him for his excellent book titled, Sacred Marriage, I hope you’ll get to know him even more by buying and … Continue reading

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We Have A Winner!

Congratulations to Jonathan and Medana Cox–our winners in our Love Song Dedication Contest, who will celebrate their 19th wedding anniversary on March 15th.  Thanks to everyone who entered and voted. We count it a privilege to hear your stories of love, … Continue reading

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Love Song Dedication Finalists

This week we are so excited to reveal the Top 5 Finalists in our Love Song Dedication Contest. Special thanks to Mike Gilland, who provided his expertise and radio voice to make the finalists entries sound awesome! We were going to … Continue reading

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I Wish To Dedicate This Song To…(Our New Contest)

When I was growing up it was a big deal to call into the local radio station and dedicate a song to someone special. I would listen and be enthralled with the stories of love my pre-teen heart craved to … Continue reading

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It’s Our 6th Blogiversary!

Six years ago today we launched our first post of The Romantic Vineyard. We had no idea what good things God had in store for us. It has been a privilege to play a part in lifting your eyes to … Continue reading

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Happy Monday!

  This is the 2nd Monday and the one day I guest post on the Engaged Marriage blog. Today’s post is titled, What’s Your RQ? Any guesses about what RQ stands for? Give it a shot, and then click over … Continue reading

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Romantic Photo Tips

Since our 6th Blogiversary Photo Contest is in full swing, we thought we’d share some of our favorite romantic photos to inspire you. The captions tell where the photo was taken. As you can see the photos vary–some have people … Continue reading

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The Romantic Vineyard’s 6th Anniversary Photo Contest

November 12th is our 6th Anniversary here at The Romantic Vineyard, and on our 2nd anniversary we held our first photo contest. We’ve decided it’s time to bring another photo contest back to help us celebrate all God has done … Continue reading

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What Did You Expect?

This is the last week of the CMBA challenge to post during the month of October on Words of Wisdom. This last week is to include books or blogs that have had an impact on our marriage for good. Hands … Continue reading

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Words From Friends Part Two – Wise Indeed!

Tom and I have been blessed to be a part of a church since it’s inception in 1985. We have “grown up”, so to speak, with many of the same people who were there with us on that Sunday nearly … Continue reading

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Words From Friends Part One – Some Not So Wise

Today we share the first part of a two part series on Words of Wisdom received from Friends. This is the third week in our CMBA challenge for October.  I remember when Tom and I first got engaged, it was … Continue reading

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Words of Wisdom From The Bible

This is week two in the CMBA blogging challenge for October. Our topic for this week is Words of Wisdom from the Bible you value for your marriage. Wow–Where do I begin. Everything we have built our marriage upon comes … Continue reading

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Modeled Words of Wisdom

We are taking part in the CMBA Blog Challenge for the month of October focusing on Words of Wisdom we’ve received from others. This week we are to share what words of wisdom we’ve received from family. I must admit … Continue reading

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We Have A Winner!

We just drew a number using Random.org, and our winner is… Megan Spencer Megan, Congratulations on winning a free copy of 52 Uncommon Dates. Please e-mail us your mailing address, and we’ll get your prize in the mail to you … Continue reading

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52 Uncommon Dates – An Interview And A Giveaway

We were recently asked to review a new book available on Amazon titled, 52 Uncommon Dates, A Couple’s Adventure Guide For Praying, Playing And Staying Together, by Randy Southern. And we are so glad we were asked. This book is … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Walk – Rails To Trails

  It’s the day of the week to plan a walk together sometime this week as part of our Summer Challenge. Today I want to share about the Rails to Trails Conservancy taking place all over the country. Here’s what their … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Walk

It’s Wednesday once again. How have you been doing with our Summer challenge to take regular walks together? Don’t miss this weekly chance to slow down and enjoy the time together. Be sure to use the hashtag #WednesdaysWalk when you … Continue reading

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Take A Walk – After All, It’s Wednesday!

  It’s time for Wednesdays Walk once again. Remember we have a challenge taking place this summer to help all couples get outside and enjoy a leisurely walk together. Take your camera and share with us your view. Make your … Continue reading

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#WednesdaysWalk – Something Fun For The Summer

Most everyone who is on social media knows what #TBT means. It’s a hashtag for Throwback Thursday where you post a photo from your past worth sharing. I’ve enjoyed seeing and remembering things long forgotten as a result of this … Continue reading

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If Your Walls Could Speak… (A Valentine Giveaway)

…what would they say? We love wall decals. It’s personalizing your home in a unique way to you and your family. Recently we discovered an on-line business that takes wall decals to a whole new level. Before, I used to … Continue reading

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