In a perfect world, you would have the time and opportunity to go on plenty of romantic getaways with your partner. But in the real world, you're lucky to get an evening alone, let alone a weekend of fun. Between work, childcare, family duties, and a thousand other demands, you might even have trouble transitioning from your normal mindset to more romantic frame of mind. However, there are plenty of things you can do to set the mood after a long day.
If you struggle with getting into the mood because your mind is still obsessing over your to-do list, there are some simple tips that can take your day from dull to romantic (and, dare I say, sexy). By adjusting your environment and mindset, you and your SO can forget the stresses of the day and transition into a pleasant, playful evening. Just lighting a few candles, enjoying a favorite snack, or putting on some sweet tunes can set the mood for your whole evening. Or you can take it to the next level by creating a little oasis to reconnect and enjoy one another's company. The effort is minimal, but the payoff can be positively electric for your relationship.
If you're trying to heat things up at home, try a few of these simple tips to set the mood after a long and arduous day.