Are There Any Secrets To A Happy, Fulfilling Relationship?

This is probably something you have thought about before especially if you are someone who has experienced a relationship break up or has recently began a relationship with someone.

We all know that relationships are tough. They require a lot of work, investment of time and emotional energy. If you have been in a relationship before then you’ll know how tough they are to maintain. However, there are some surprisingly simple “rules” for maintaining a happy, fulfilling relationship.

  1. Open and honest communication – This is listed as number one for a reason because it’s that important. With open and honest communication you are your partner will always know where each other stands and will always be able to deal with any problems in the relationship maturely.
  1. Maintain the passion – Get out and about and do things together. Make sure you put the effort into having positive, joyful interactions with your partner. This can be as simple as giving a compliment regarding how your partner is dressed.
  1. Supporting and caring for each other – Showing support and caring for your partner is vital. Did they just get a promotion at work? Then show them support for their efforts. It’s important to celebrate each other’s achievements and be there for each other.
  1. Physical Intimacy – It’s a fact that couples who maintain physical passion in their relationships are happier than those that don’t. This can involve simple acts of physical intimacy like hand holding, kissing, and hugging. These kinds of simple acts of physical intimacy can make a big difference to relationship happiness and satisfaction.

Relationships are hard work but if you follow these incredibly simple rules each day then you will be well on the way to having a happy and fulfilling relationship.