Ways to keeping the spark in your relationship

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Rekindling your relationship with your partner does not require too much effort and time. To maintain a strong marriage, a simple change in your attitude goes a long way and can yield a stronger, happier relationship. Here are some tips to help you sizzle your fizzled relationship:

  • Pay Attention – Listen closely to your partner the same way you were during your first dates. Making them feel that you are accessible whenever they need someone sets you as their go-to person, improving your connection and closeness with each other.
  • Spark the Fire – It doesn’t have to be a luxurious trip to Maldives or a dinner in a fancy restaurant. Sometimes, the best experience starts with a spontaneous dance in the living room or a movie date after work.
  • Be Courteous – Sometimes, we unconsciously say harsh words that impact our relationship with our partner. Being able to manage our emotions and becoming aware of our partner’s feelings, especially during a fight, can save you the trouble in the long run.

If you are having difficulty improving your relationship with your partner, turn to licensed marriage and family therapist Kathleen Snyder at (512) 659-8600.