15 Little Traditions Couples Have That Make Life With A Loved One So Sweet

"My wife and I have coffee in bed every morning at 5. We take an hour to talk through our day and anything we’re dealing with."

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What makes a relationship special are the little things — the everyday routines and traditions you have with your partner. 

Whether it's the way you both get ready for bed, how you spend your weekends, or what you say to each other each morning, those unique moments can strengthen your bond. Even daily habits like always having breakfast together or sending texts throughout the day can be sentimental. 

And while we still love those extravagant, romantic gesture, sometimes the smaller actions are so much more powerful. Read on for some cute and simple ways couples show each other affection through their everyday traditions and routines. 


1. Bedtime stories told by your love is the perfect ending to the day.

2. Food-related love is the best kind of love.

3. Even T-Pain loves the simple things. Celebrities, they're just like us.

4. Holding each other accountable but not really = Goals.

5. Tiny gestures of appreciation can mean a whole lot.

6. Paper notes are a thing of the past.

7. When you and bae create your own marathon.

8. Is there anything more relaxing than this?

9. A little crime TV before bed keeps the love alive.

10. Even when you don't have much time, you can make up for it.

11. This is probably the best way to start your day, tbh.

12. Grammar nerd romance is underrated.

13. We can learn a few things from our parents.

14. Gifting each other in thoughtful ways is the definition of romance.

15. Getting your S.O. to finally watch that movie just got easier.

Cover image via Becca Tapert on Unsplash


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