How to Keep the Relationship Alive with Your Busy Schedules

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Work from home, meetings, personal affairs, have gotten our schedules filled to the max. A busy relationship isn't an easy one, as it takes more compromise and sacrifice. Don't let your work life jeopardize your love life by using the right balance. To make the relationship work you both must be committed to setting time aside for each other. Keep your busy relationship alive and thriving with these simple steps:   

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This step will help you understand your day-to-day activities and when you both take breaks. Doing this will avoid the constant nagging questions of when they'll be free and help you find a mutual available slot 

Plan mini dates 

Going out doesn't have to be a fancy five course meal. Be flexible and plan spontaneous dates throughout the week that are short and sweet. Small walks? Ice cream? Coffee? It's a date!  

Be present 

Time is a value currency in your relationship, enjoy it when you're spending it together. Be prepared to stop the world for an hour or so to be in-tuned with your partner distraction-free. 

Read more: Your 5 Step Guide to Surviving a Long Distance Relationship

Pick up the phone 

Just because your busy doesn't mean you can't make a call or shoot a sweet text. A simple "good morning" or "thinking about you" text will not only put a smile on their face but reassures them that just because your busy doesn't mean you don't care. 

 

Work from home, meetings, personal affairs, have gotten our schedules filled to the max. A busy relationship isn't an easy one, as it takes more compromise and sacrifice. Don't let your work life jeopardize your love life by using the right balance. To make the relationship work you both must be committed to setting time aside for each other. Keep your busy relationship alive and thriving with these simple steps:   

Compare schedules