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5 Signs Your Relationship Is Rock Solid

PureWow Logo By letters@purewow.com (Suzanne Zuckerman) of PureWow | Slide 1 of 5: Turns out, you should sweat the small stuff. “Our motto for making marriage last is ‘small things often,’” says relationship coach Kyle Benton. “The small acts that demonstrate you care are powerful ways to enhance the positivity in your marriage.” From folding her socks the way she likes them to picking up a burrito from his favorite Mexican spot on your way home, the little things add up. “Those small gestures accumulate over time and will provide a buffer of positivity in your marriage so that when you do enter a conflict, it will be easier to engage in positive interactions that outweigh the negative,” notes Benton.

You Do Little Things For Each Other

Turns out, you should sweat the small stuff. “Our motto for making marriage last is ‘small things often,’” says relationship coach Kyle Benton. “The small acts that demonstrate you care are powerful ways to enhance the positivity in your marriage.” From folding her socks the way she likes them to picking up a burrito from his favorite Mexican spot on your way home, the little things add up. “Those small gestures accumulate over time and will provide a buffer of positivity in your marriage so that when you do enter a conflict, it will be easier to engage in positive interactions that outweigh the negative,” notes Benton.

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