Here’s How to Keep the Love Alive During Corona

Relationships are hard as is

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Lockdown or not, Corona has taken a toll on our love lives. Whether you’re stuck with your partner at home or find yourself in a long distance relationship, these ideas will keep the love alive. With lockdowns around the corner again, here’s an opportunity to prepare and adjust your relationships. Corona has brought uncertainty and hardship that resulted in ups and downs. Start by understanding that pressures from isolation, working from home, and school closures have raised the stress levels in every home. Not every day will be a good day, accept it. It’s important that you keep your individual routine and life going. Work together as a couple to lift each other; it takes two to tango. 

Learn something new

Corona gave us a lot of downtimes, embrace it by taking an online class together. This will give you something to talk about and look forward to. You can advance your career by learning a new skill or simply picking up an interesting hobby. 

Prioritize your mental health 

If you don’t feel like a ray of sunshine and you’ve caught the quarantine blues, don’t panic. A healthy relationship starts with a healthy mind. If you need space or a break, communicate it with your partner. A relationship is never worth more than your mental health, ever. 

Read more: Do You Really Know Your Fiancé? Find Out During the Quarantine!

Talk, deeply 

Start having deep conversations, you have a lot of couch time. Explore your childhoods, traumas, life goals… literally everything. This works even better if your apart, it’ll push you to practice your listening. 

Pick your battles

This might be hard if you’ve been quarantined with your partner for the second week and their every move irritates you. But seriously, is it work fighting over? Stop nitpicking small arguments, nothing kills the romance more. Take a deep breath and let it do. 

 

 

Lockdown or not, Corona has taken a toll on our love lives. Whether you’re stuck with your partner at home or find yourself in a long distance relationship, these ideas will keep the love alive. With lockdowns around the corner again, here’s an opportunity to prepare and adjust your relationships. Corona has brought uncertainty and hardship that resulted in ups and downs. Start by understanding that pressures from isolation, working from home, and school closures have raised the stress levels in every home. Not every day will be a good day, accept it. It’s important that you keep your individual routine and life going. Work together as a couple to lift each other; it takes two to tango.