1. Spend ten minutes finding out about your partner's day.

2. Surprise each other with a small treat or favor - or a hug.

3. Pay sincere compliments to your partner.

4. Stop what you are doing briefly to focus on one another during hellos and good-byes.

5. Get out of your home together regularly, even if it is only for a short time.

6. Try to ignore the trivial annoyances in life.

7. Share some plans and dreams for the future.