Often times when we are looking to enhance or repair our relationship, a crucial element to the solution can be easily overlooked. A successful relationship depends on both partners working towards balance in life.
Have you ever noticed that when you feel tired from a lack of sleep, lonely from not spending time with friends and family, or bored from not pursuing your interests and hobbies, your relationship begins to feel tense or disconnected? That’s because your relationship, while able to meet some of your needs, cannot fulfill all of them. Nor can you begin to be the kind of partner you aim to be when feeling depleted in this way. Therefore, balance is a must. (more…)