Happy Couples Recipe for Romantic Bliss Includes Saying ‘I Love You’ 10x a Week
The secret to a happy marriage is kissing and saying 'I love you' 10 times a week and going on three dates a month.
A study of 1,000 married Americans also found three surprise romantic gestures and 10 deep and meaningful conversations each month are key to a harmonious relationship.
Having three shared hobbies and interests and going on two vacations a year are also among the requirements for romantic bliss.
AND... Many Americans believe the secret to a perfect marriage is accepting each other's faults, trust and, importantly, being able to say sorry.
A spokesman for researchers OnePoll.com said: 'Anyone can get married, but it takes a lot of commitment and effort to make your marriage a perfect one.
THE RECIPE FOR ROMANTIC BLISS
Saying 'I love You' ten times a week
Kissing 10 times a week
7 cuddles a week
Sex three times a week
10 deep and meaningful conversations a month
3 Dinner or a date nights a month
2 drinks together a month
3 arguments a month
3 surprise romantic gestures a month
2 nights out on their own with friends each month
Cuddle up in front of the TV together six times a month
2 vacations together each year
2 mini-vacations each year
3 shared hobbies and interests.
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