What outside factors impact intimacy (kids, job, other family members, health, money, etc.)?

Nurturing intimacy and a deep connection is achieved through communication and opening up to your partner. Only when each partner can communicate feelings, preferences, and expectations regarding intimacy. Intimacy is more than sex and affection; it’s a deep connection that weaves throughout the entire relationship. Consider your sexual relationship: What do you and your partner … Continue reading What outside factors impact intimacy (kids, job, other family members, health, money, etc.)?

Intimacy is more than sex and affection; it’s a deep connection that weaves throughout the entire relationship

Intimacy is more than sex and affection; it’s a deep connection that weaves throughout the entire relationship. Consider intimacy in your relationship: Do you consider other areas of closeness in your relationship to be intimate? How is a close spiritual connection intimate? How is a close emotional connection intimate? When do you and your partner … Continue reading Intimacy is more than sex and affection; it’s a deep connection that weaves throughout the entire relationship

Each couple experiences intimacy differently and it might vary between partners as well

We use many terms when referring to intimacy (affection, sexual relationship), yet intimacy encompasses more than a physical relationship. You might think a deep connection translates to a thriving physical relationship and vice versa. While this can be the case, it’s not always true. Each couple experiences intimacy differently and it might vary between partners … Continue reading Each couple experiences intimacy differently and it might vary between partners as well