Focus on your relationship, and develop an open dialogue with your partner, make an effort to resolve conflict and other difficulties, otherwise, they will simmer below the surface creating difficulties and tension.
Go online and order your comfortable bamboo underwear, this will be one less thing your busy wife has to do. You may want to order something for her as well.
Do your bit around the house, take responsibility for the vacuuming. Going right through the house with the vacuum cleaner will be an amazing help. Or alternatively, take the kids to the park, or activity for half a day so that your wife can get things done.
Sit down together and plan your mutual financial goals for the year, this ensures that you are still on the same page.
Conflict resolution is one of life's great skills and is, unfortunately, a skill that not everyone masters.
Admit fault when you were wrong, and apologize, try to remain mutually respectful of one another.
Always remember the wedding anniversary, and birthdays. When the date is around, make sure you’ve planned a bit in advance to surprise your partner. If the budget is running low, nothing like a home cooked meal with some cuddles and dinner. As long as the intent is to keep the partner and yourself happy, the actions will push for a great day!
If you harbor grievances this is bad for your relationship, so make time to talk about the problem and try to discuss a mutually suitable resolution. In some relationships, one partner does so much more domestic work than the other person, and this can lead to dissatisfaction, so sit down and decide who is doing what with an equal division of labor at home. When both parties hold down paid employment this is always a hard topic to negotiate, but with careful discussion, any misunderstandings and miscommunications can be rectified. Everyday chores are a bore for everyone, so it is a much better option if they are equally shared in the household.
Keeping romance alive after a few years of marriage can be tricky, and continuing to make an effort with your relationship is important. This is where 'date night comes into play. If you have young children it can be even more difficult to make time for yourself, but once a week have a babysitter for two or three hours to allow you time to go out as a couple. It can be dinner or a movie or both, and just to have this time together is important. If you have grandparents living locally, they are often delighted to babysit and have their grandchildren totally to themselves for a couple of hours. It is always better not to keep our day-to-day routines too rigid as having fun is always important.
Communication is the key to everything, and it is important that you talk about everything from domestic trivialities to critical conversations, talking is the key. Sometimes in life, we find that we have issues that we can't resolve as a couple so in these cases seek counseling to clarify issues and get back on track.
Some women and men tend to let themselves go, and don't go to any trouble to present their best version of themselves every day.
Keep yourself well-groomed, and keep your weight in check for health reasons. Always replace your old clothing, and don't forget to order your comfortable bamboo underwear before winter comes. As a rule, we need to replace our underwear twice a year, just before summer and just before winter. If you continue to look your best, your partner will see that you are making an effort in your relationship everyday.
Take up some exercise that you both enjoy, and do it together, it might be bike riding, jogging, tennis or swimming, that you can do several times a week to keep fit and healthy.