Couples typically have a sense that what happens OUT of the bedroom can affect what happens IN the bedroom. If you and your partner have been arguing all day and feel disconnected, it may not be the best night to connect physically. (Though, for many couples, that would be a powerful repair!).
What about the opposite?
Did you know that what happens IN the bedroom affects what happens OUT of the bedroom?
There are a variety of situations that can play out, but we’re focusing on the top three today. These seemingly benign actions can trigger withdrawals from the emotional bank account and move your relationship under an umbrella of perceived negativity.
The top three mistakes:
1 | Not communicating your sexual needs to your partner
2 | Having sex for your partner, not for mutual pleasure
3 | Turning down your partner’s advances in a harsh way
Want to know the relationship-preserving ways to handle these scenarios? In this week’s episode, we’re talking about how these three mistakes commonly occur, the effect they can have on a partnership, and how to navigate your intimate relationship in a way that will strengthen your connection.