Make sure you and your partner are on the same page. Stay Connected And I’m not talking Internet, phone or Skype here. Staying connected and ensuring you remain on the same page is instrumental to the success of your LDR. Our friends and family members were totally on board and supportive of us throughout our relationship, but we still had some Negative Nellies who insisted on sharing their gloom.
imagine what it could do after months of missing your long distance lover.
Surviving a long distance relationship is not impossible. I dated my husband five years long distance-he was in southern Italy, I was in southeast Texas-and they were the longest five years of my life. Long distance partners have it easier today than we had it just four or five years ago.
They were also instrumental in helping us nurture our relationship and establish the foundation we have today. With Skype chat and video you can actually engage in conversations without having to rush through phone calls that are costing you a fortune. We called each other three or four times a day, sometimes just to check in and say hi, other times to share a funny story about something that had just happened and other times when we had planned a phone call.
Well, the first Valentine’s Day I actually got to celebrate, anyway.
for two years now, I have been experienced many firsts, but none of them compare to the first I experienced last week – my first Valentine’s Day.