5 little things that make your relationship stronger

Published: September 12, 2017 Updated: 12:54 am

Yes, being understanding, caring, adjusting, et al, are the must-have traits to run a beautiful, long-term relationship.
But one cannot underestimate the importance of those little gestures and habits that make your partner smile. We are not talking about expensive gifts and lavish dates; it is about being offered a cup of coffee in the morning when you are down with a horrendous headache. Or, something as simple as dropping your lady love home when it’s late.
Keeping this idea in mind, here are five sweet gestures that will keep the spark of your relationship alive and bring you both closer…

Send a good morning and good night text

It’s a nice feeling when your day begins and ends with a sweet text from your partner. We are not talking about elaborate, mushy messages that make no sense. Wishing your partner a good day ahead, or a good night kiss just before he/she is about to sleep is all the effort required to bring a smug smile on your partner’s face.

Be all ears when needed

It’s always important to pay heed to your partner’s problems and offer advice.
Also, there are days when you just want someone to listen to all the crap that has happened with you throughout the day, and simply say nothing. It requires a bit of patience but this mere gesture would do all the talking. Be that person in your partner’s life and eventually, it would take your bond to next level.

Travel together

Traveling together is one of the best ways to understand your companion better. It exposes you both to different situations and tests your compatibility.
Plus, you both get to spend quality time together, explore a new place, and create memories that you can cherish for years to come.

Say those words!

Speaking the right things at the right time helps to hit the bull’s eye! First of all, express your love to partner and gently remind them how they make your life special. These words won’t hurt, nor would they cost you any money… right?

Secondly, don’t just keep the compliments and appreciation in your head, and forget them later. Say them on the spot to your partner and we promise, it would make their day.

Staying connected throughout the day

Our hectic lifestyles do not allow us to call them (for no reason!) in every three hours but a one-line message takes no time. It shows that your partner is always there on your mind and you prioritise them over others.
Lifestyle Desk (Times of India)