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Five Contemporary Intimacy Exercises for Married Couples

Some of us may still fall victim to the belief system that “true love happens naturally” and the implication that “work need not apply” to loving relationships. If you are guilty of this type of thinking, you may be in trouble. The reality is, real love takes real work and effort, long after the move-in date or…

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What To Do When You’re Feeling No Emotional Connection With Your Husband

Women crave emotional connections. This is an ingrained personality trait that allows you to form a deep attachment to your husband, to want to have sex with him, and to continue to grow in love. Therefore, it’s especially harmful to your emotional health and the health of your marriage when you feel no emotional connection…

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Understanding Intimacy Anorexia and Its Causes

Fоr wоmеn wіth intimacy іѕѕuеѕ аnd еаtіng dіѕоrdеrѕ, іt саn bе ѕсаrу tо еntеr іntо оr bе in а rеlаtіоnѕhір. Mаnу іndіvіduаlѕ wіth еаtіng dіѕоrdеrѕ, bоth men аnd wоmеn, hаvе bоdу іmаgе dіѕturbаnсеѕ аnd nеgаtіvе реrсерtіоnѕ of hоw оthеrѕ vіеw thеm. Thіѕ саn сrеаtе bаrrіеrѕ tо hаvіng аn іntіmаtе rеlаtіоnѕhір wіth а раrtnеr. Oftеn, wоmеn fеаr intimacy…

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Building Intimacy Through Listening

How many times have you and your mate engaged in a conversation and you both felt like you were not being heard? Communication is key when it comes to feeling heard and understood…..but how do we get to the place where feeling heard and understood is a priority? It’s by listening. Being a great listener…

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Want a Happier Marriage? Increase Intimacy in Marriage

Do you sometimes feel like you’d love to boost the intimacy factor in your marriage?  You know that you love each other deeply, but you wonder what it would feel like to be super connected with your partner, both emotionally and physically?  Here are some tips to try that are guaranteed to bring more intimacy…

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A Guide to Enhancing Emotional Intimacy with Your Spouse

A great relationship is an alchemy of many things, among them good sexual chemistry, excellent communication between the two people involved, mutual cooperation, and an ever-deepening sense of emotional intimacy. The first is usually easy to maintain, especially in the early years of the relationship when sex is fresh, exciting and the couple is happily…

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The Intimacy Avoidant Person: A Guide to Understanding Their Fear of Intimacy

In an ideal relationship, both partners would be equally invested in developing intimacy. But often the ability to be intimate, especially emotionally intimate, is not aligned. One or both partners can be afraid of intimacy; in fact, in Western Culture, 17% of the population is fearful of intimacy. It seems counterintuitive when two people love…

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4 Effective Tips for Repairing Emotional Intimacy

Two factors contribute significantly to the success of a relationship; physical intimacy and emotional intimacy. A lack of emotional intimacy can be quite damaging for marriage; it can lead to even marriage failure! Once emotional intimacy is lost, it can be quite difficult to repair it. There is no need to lose hope, though. Numerous…

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Why Intimacy and Marriage Are Not Mutually Exclusive

We might take for granted that intimacy and marriage go hand in hand but what happens when there are personal, or psychological issues that cause a lack of intimacy, or even no intimacy at all?  Is intimacy in marriage crucial to the survival of a marital relationship? And if it does sustain, can the combination…

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How to Improve Intimacy with Your Husband?

A strong relationship is what most of us crave for. To have a sense of belonging and to have a person right by our side through happiness, grief, success, and failure. The secret to a healthy relationship is to have intimacy with your husband. We agree that there are certainly other things like passion, trust,…

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Identify 5 Signs of Emotional Intimacy and Why You Must Build It for Relationship Happiness

Intimacy is not something only physical but also emotional and holds equal importance in a relationship. Lack of emotional intimacy will lead to your relationship falling apart in no time. If you have a huge gap between yourselves that makes the two of you apart, there will be no use of any interactions, and during…

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