Date night #7: Read together

We hear all the time that reading is good for the brain. A study by Emory University demonstrated that reading fiction helps our ability to ” in another person’s shoes and flex the imagination in a way that is similar to the visualization of a muscle memory in sports”.

But reading’s also good for marriages. Opening a book can let you share stories you enjoyed as a kid or see situations from another person’s point of view.

No matter what you read, engaging with your spouse in a non-typical way allows you to discover new things about each other, laugh together, and rebuild the excitement in your relationship.

Don’t have a good book handy?

Add stop at library on your “to-do” list.

P.S. Let us know if you enjoy our date night tips! We try to keep them fun and mostly free so we’d love hearing your feedback.

3 thoughts on “Date night #7: Read together

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    1. Love it Heatherjo! It certainly does. We read or listen to the Bible together everyday–there’s no better book! We’ve been through the Bible several times but I think Ecclesiastes and Proverbs really speak to us as a couple. Such great advice on relationships, sex and finances. Thanks for sharing!

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