7 Ways to Save Your Marriage

If you want to know how to save your marriage, read on.

Map it out

Write down the following: how you started as a couple, what attracted you to your partner, where you are now, how you got here, and where you want to go.

Turn inward

Your partner does not have to “complete” you—and shouldn’t.

Set rules for the relationship

When you love and respect your partner, there are things you shouldn’t do or say.

Consider talk therapy

An experienced couples therapist can offer various exercises for you and your spouse to explore.

Stop assuming

Talk with your spouse openly about your feelings even about what frustrates you and don't make assumptions.

Work on intimacy

A healthy sex life is a key part of a strong married life.

Show appreciation

One of the best ways to save your marriage is to treat them like you can't get enough of them.