1. Listen to each other;
  2. Talk about your thoughts, feelings, needs, dreams and plans;
  3. Make time for each other and have fun together;
  4. Enjoy shared as well as separate interests;
  5. Develop special rituals or regular activities you do with each other;
  6. Allow difference in your relationship and in your parenting;
  7. Share the everyday tasks of running the household;
  8. Work together as a team;
  9. Be affectionate;
  10. Let your partner know you appreciate them.