People are spending a lot of or all the time at home due to the colossal spread of COVID 19. You might not be sick or quarantined officially, but still, many governments have announced lockdowns in the goodwill of countrymen or people who are staying home for their safety. Staying home can be tough and this is the time to support your partner mentally. In many countries, media houses are highlighting news that couples are parting away by staying home. This situation can be completely bypassed. In fact, this time can help you come out with an even stronger relationship. Here are some tips that will help you cope with the situation by replacing stress with love and compassion.
1. Communicate more
In any relation, communication is very important and in the situation of the pandemic, it is even more crucial between couples. Do listen to your partner by keeping all distractions away. Sit together with your favourite cup of coffee or green tea or maybe black tea and have conversations. You don’t necessarily need to talk about Coronavirus, you may talk about anything. If your partner is anxious because of this situation, listen to her and calmly explain why not to panic about it. There are plenty of reasons for the same, right? Do not forget to give a hug to make her feel good.
2. Relive old memories
The initial days when your relationship had started must be great. Also, munching the first vacation or a special date could make you giggle again, right? Talk about those romantic memories. You may sit together to check your old photos again and relive those moments when you both had so much fun.
3. Do household chores together
Couples can help each other in household chores to reduce the work stress for sure. Some men may not like to do that, but still, this is the time to share some more time together by doing some household chores.
4. Play his favourite game or watch his favourite web series together
Only men don’t need to do everything, girls can also take the job of making the environment lighter and the bond stronger. One of the things girls or women can do for their men is playing his favourite online game. If he does not have any favourite game, which is rare, but still if he does not have any, then you may watch his favourite web-series together. What about having some snacks and watching it without any distractions. It is more like watching a movie together.
This time might be scary for some people, but trust me supporting each other will help you cope up with the situation and when this phase will be passed, you will have an even stronger relationship.