Work and Home Boundaries

In a world, that is becoming increasingly work centered it can become nearly impossible to fit in quality time with your partner. The ever increasing list of chores, things to do, deadlines to meet, meeting the needs of children and family can easily push your relationship with your significant other to the back burner. Here are a few tips to help you keep your relationship strong despite your busy schedules!

Efficient and Regular Communication

On daily busy work days, it is sometimes not possible to remove time for your partner. Here is where Regular and Efficient Communication can serve as a strong fuel to increase the intimacy and bond. Keeping the other partner in te loop about little things, on a day to day basis, can serve as a reminder to your partner that you care bout them, and are around.

Taking Advantage of Flexible Schedules

If one of you’ll have flexible work schedules you can work with your partner who doesn’t. This can help you both to manage and work around your schedules. This can be of great help to remove a designated amount of time to spend with your significant other.

Family Scheduling

Just like creating a list or schedule for your work-day, you can similarly create a schedule for your Family. List down particular time slots that you will spend with your partner.This also gives you the liberty to plan activities and things to do depending on how much time is available.

Making Clear Work Home Boundaries

Establishing clear-cut work and home boundaries are another way to compartmentalise time to your Work and Family Life. In this way, you will be able to switch from Work Mode to Home Mode more easily. Hence it’s always advisable if these Boundaries are clearly defined

Take a Holiday

Taking Time off with your partner is a much-needed boost that you can your relationship. It gives you an opportunity to reconnect and rekindle the bond you share. Taking a Holiday is a perfect way to do this.

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