How Being Romantic Contributes to Successful Family Team Spirit

With Valentines approaching I decided to write an article about how romance between parents contributes to the success of the whole “Family Team”. A truly successful “Family Team” means that every member, including “Mum and Dad” is successful and feels “taken care of”. The more “taken care of” an individual feels, the more able they [...]

The little things: Gratitude and shared laughter strengthen romantic partnerships

“You need to let the little things that would ordinarily bore you suddenly thrill you.” — Andy Warhol, American artist   For years, we’ve heard authors, inspirational speakers, and even our parents attribute happiness to “the little things,” and Sara Algoe couldn’t agree more. “It’s the little things that really help relationships flourish,” the UNC-Chapel [...]

Romance after Having a Baby

After you have your little bundle of joy, you may find it hard to keep the romance alive. It may become difficult to find time to spend alone with your spouse. And when you do find the time, it's sometimes hard to get into the mood. Romance after having a baby can be tricky -- so here [...]

A Husband’s Perspective on Romance After Having a Baby

It makes you wonder how couple have more than one child, as to whether the romance seems to end after you have the first one. You are generally left feeling tired and run down, and this is just from the mother who is spending most of her time taking care of the little human. The [...]