12 ways to keep intimacy alive in a relationship
Many people underestimate the importance of intimacy and instead, prefer to focus on the materialistic and physical part of the relationship. Although these aspects are relatively important, they are not as essential as intimacy and the strong bond that it brings.
If you feel a little lost and do not know where to start, here are some simple things that you can do to keep your relationship’s level of intimacy at its optimum.
#12 Go to bed together. The simplest way to keep intimacy alive in a relationship is also the most overlooked. In today’s fast paced world where people have bizarre work schedules, children, projects and other activities going on, many couples find themselves going to bed at different times. This leads to a disconnect between both partners, resulting in less intimacy.
Bedtime should be a shared ritual of intimacy between two lovers as it reduces stress and tension. If both of you cannot sync your schedules to go to bed at the same time, the very least that you can do is to hug, snuggle or put to rest any tension between the two of you leftover from the day. A simple, “I’m sorry, my love, have a goodnight” should suffice and will reaffirm your partner that you care about them.
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