Feeling bored in your relationship — How can you shake things up?

Mortgage payments, kids, work, obligations … so many things can influence marital boredom. So how can you deal with it? According to an article published by Psychology Today, there are five steps that couples can implement to try and cure their relationships of the doldrums.

Combating mundane daily routines and the panic that sets in when the "butterflies in the belly" feeling have long gone, we have real life strategies to add spark back into your relationship. And who knows, a refresh could be one of the greatest things to happen to your partnership.

If you've got any tips for how to put a spark back into a relationship, let us know by emailing us at forever39@nj1015.com.

Also from this week's Forever 39 podcast — Celebrity crushes! PLUS: Napping at work — Would you do it?

Join us for next week’s podcast when we chat about the impact cell phones are having on your relationships, spring fashion trends and what all women wished they knew about men! 

Share your thoughts on all of them below, on Twitter, on Facebook or at forever39@nj1015.com.

— Annette and Megan, Forever 39

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