Being romantic with your partner doesn’t have to fall to the wayside just because you are married, have kids or demanding jobs or what have you. Make it a lifestyle instead of a one-off sentiment you only think about on Valentine’s Day,
Because my relationship with my now husband was sped up by an unplanned pregnancy (surprise!), our focus over the last five years has been on us as parents, not as partners. Now that our son is a self-sufficient, on-his-way-to-becoming-an-independent human, we have loosened the reins on his invisible leash, which has opened up space for our marriage.