I don’t feel very close to my spouse anymore." The truth is that it happens to the best of us.Here are a few simple methods I have learned throughout the years to revive romance in a stale marriage. It doesn't have to be an expensive date — just something simple.The common trends in dating today are more likely to prepare you to get divorced than to enjoy and persevere in marriage.Dating is an intentional pursuit of marriage, not casual preparation for it.
What attracted you to your partner in the first place? For example, you could say, "Honey, let's make some changes. We've changed over the years and lost some of the spark in our marriage. Simple things, like picking up your dirty underwear, giving a free back rub, preparing dinner, writing an appreciative note, hand picking flowers or taking on a chore that your partner normally does, build intimacy and closeness in your marriage like nothing else.
Nor did I know about this first date, second date and third date business.
In France, it’s very common for a girl to go out to dinner with a male friend.
If you are always putting your children before your husband, you are not doing them any favors. I get it – your husband is a grown man who can take care of himself and your children are small and need you. I mean, it’s hard to snuggle up when you’re holding a baby and the toddler’s crawling all over you.
But it’s important to be intentional in your relationship so you can keep that closeness.