My husband and I recently posed this simple question on our Marriage Facebook Page–What do you and your spouse need more of in your marriage? And, the majority of couples replied, “Time alone with each other.” Many of these couples also preceded to explain that their time is so limited these days due to kids, school activities, job obligations, exhaustion, etc. And, I get it. As adults, we have so many people, places, and things vying for our time, and most of these are good things. However, we must stop neglecting our spouse of our time and assuming that “one day…” we might have more time to invest in our marriage. The truth is our spouse and marriage need our focused time and attention right now.
So, how can we create more opportunities to spend time together when our schedule is so jam-packed? Well, here are 5 hacks that might help: