Relationships don’t always go the way we want. When you’re sharing such a large part of your life with another human being, there’s bound to be some bumps and disagreements along the way.
But remember that you have, in some way, made a commitment to your significant other and you owe it to each other to try to keep the relationship going strong. Thankfully, a couple of small acts and easy changes can go a long way towards strengthening your relationship!
1. Hold Hands
Think back to the early days of your relationship, or perhaps even that magical moment when your first crush bloomed into something more. The very first time a you hold hands with the object of your affection is often and for good reason! The simple act of holding hands can have huge effects on us, both emotionally and physically! Besides reaffirming your romantic connection with your partner, research has shown that it can reduce pain and even sync brainwaves.
See also: 7 Reasons Why Couples Hold Hands