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According to a new survey, 15{f08af400499f49ebebec43b71545de24d0cbb35d14a8bc084edd71717d793f40} of married couples say exchanging expensive gifts improves their relationship; 36{f08af400499f49ebebec43b71545de24d0cbb35d14a8bc084edd71717d793f40} of married couples say exchanging small gifts can do the same and 63{f08af400499f49ebebec43b71545de24d0cbb35d14a8bc084edd71717d793f40} of married couples say doing this on a fall weekend improves the relationship the most. 


Going for a getaway


Traveling for a fall weekend getaway was ranked as the number one thing that can improve a married couple’s relationship. Couples think reconnecting and communicating are the top two benefits of a getaway followed by doing something adventurous and relaxing. My wife and I like to take fall getaway trips when we can although we haven’t had any yet this year. What’s your favorite fall getaway? Do you think traveling together helps your relationship?

– Dave O’Brien


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