If you've either already tried this or know for a fact that you both hate each other's hobbies, though, you can also … 2. It's a win-win situation. Isn't the Internet great? Portal 2 co-op with your partner is the best. And if you do have time to hang out?
Give Each Other Some Love After a long week, nothing's better than reconnecting physically with your partner — whatever that may mean to you. Or have sex. Never underestimate the power of Swedish flat-pack furniture in contemporary yet timeless des. Just … Exist We may xouple terrible at actually using our kitchen table, but at least we're awesome at this one.
But sometimes it's more fun to be your own entertainment. But if you're feeling the call of the open road, go ahead and set out on a mini vacation together.
You never really know someone until you've been stuck in a car with x for days on end. Whatever you choose, make sure it's something that'll bring you two closer. Go by yourself, and enjoy that time apart. Get Caught in the Rain Bonus points if you have pina coladas before, during, or after the rainstorm together, too.
Exercise Together If you were planning on weekend warrior-ing it, why not do so with your partner? DIY something for your apartment. While it's true that the depth of those dinner conversations is sometimes dependent on where we go Two-for-one burger night at the noisy pub?
It can be difficult to carve out quality time together and truly relax and enjoy each other's company. It's even better if you're not in the same room with each ror — it makes you communicate in some really unique ways. Do Things You Both Enjoy If you've been dying to go to the museum all week or wherever but your SO isn't interested, don't drag them along.
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Improve Your Home Of course, this one also requires you both to actually care about the color of your walls — but you can sub in just about any type of home improvement project for painting, too. Speaking of communication Uplugging is good for us. We used to when we first started dating, but it's kind of fallen by the wayside in the intervening years. That's why, once the weekend rolls around, you should take every opportunity to get closer to your partner with a few choice activities.
Because that is, in many ways, the entire point of the weekend. The confinement will bring you two closer. Explore a neighborhood in your city that you've never been to before. In addition to playing into that whole "communication" thing we keep talking about, it also helps you figure out whether your priorities — or at least, the ones that really matter when it comes to longevity — are in tune with each other.
I would argue that good communication is the most important thing required for a functional relationship, so any activity that works on either building or maintaining it is probably something worth doing. I like you.
Some of the suggestions are practical, some are goofy, and a ton of them make great date ideas, but they all generally have one thing in common: They're about fostering communication. And not only that, but it's actually full of good advice. Heck, you don't even have to like them after you try them.
But it's worth giving them a shot at least once — it might help wdekend understand or see your partner in a whole new way. Here are 19 of my favorite responses. I highly recommend you give a foe a try this weekend. Go to a local chocolate shop. It's such a great idea, and since communication is key in any relationship, it offers an unconventional way to do it. The other prime dating expert besides Reddit?
But hey, maybe that just goes to show how sound those pieces of wisdom are in the first place. Laying in bed for forever.
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