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How to Prepare a Meaningful Gift for Your Partner

How to Prepare a Meaningful Gift for Your Partner

It’s not news that Christmas holidays have been overly commercialized and the burden of gift shopping sometimes makes us forget what this holiday ...

How To Have A Lifetime Of Joy - Based On Harvard 75 Years Research

How To Have A Lifetime Of Joy - Based On Harvard 75 Years Research

Lessons from the longest study on human happiness (TED). Whenever someone asks me: "How did you come to this idea of be-with?" I start by telling ...

10 reasons we need at least 8 hugs a day!

10 reasons we need at least 8 hugs a day!

There is a saying by Virginia Satir, an often quoted family therapist, “We need 4 hugs a day for survival. We need 8 hugs a day for maintenance. W...

Why a Lover's Touch Is So Powerful

Why a Lover's Touch Is So Powerful

Tactile physical affection is highly correlated with overall relationship and partner satisfaction. Moreover, conflict resolution is easier with more physical affection—conflicts are resolved more easily with increased amounts of hugging, cuddling/holding, and kissing on the lips (Gulledge et al., 2003).

9 Surprising Facts About The Sense Of Touch

9 Surprising Facts About The Sense Of Touch

Touch has been my obsession for a while now, I have been researching, reading and contemplating on the importance, impact and benefits of touch. A...

How to Save Your Relationship – 4 Ways to Make It Work

How to Save Your Relationship – 4 Ways to Make It Work

Super excited! Another blog post talking about the ways to make relationships work and be-with is a great way to enhance one of them - #4. Touch ea...

8 Sweet Spots To Know - Your Erogenous Parts

8 Sweet Spots To Know - Your Erogenous Parts

We have been talking about simple physical contact and touches for health and wellbeing in relationships, but often people feel that Be-with is mor...

The Benefits of Human Touch to Strengthen Your Relationship

The Benefits of Human Touch to Strengthen Your Relationship

Original Lifehack.org article on our research. We all know that a soothing touch from your partner is pleasant. But few of us ever realize the im...

Where Should You Touch To Love?

Where Should You Touch To Love?

The top 11 spots on our bodies that crave the partner’s touch.

Let’s Make Relationships Great! Again.

Let’s Make Relationships Great! Again.

The results of a 250 couple survey on what makes relationships great.