Kids May Be Hazardous To Your Relationship
There’s no doubt children cause more stress in a relationship, but a new study suggest it could lead to a breakdown of your marriage.
The Business Insider reported that 30 years of research shows that as a new mother cultivates the bond with her baby, her other relationships suffer especially with her partner.
According to author Matthew D. Johnson’s book, “Great Myths of Intimate Relationships,” after a year of marriage, the feeling of being in love lessens. Add in a child to this emotional journey and it causes a significantly greater decline in relationship satisfaction.
Couple without children aren’t free of that problem. Childless couples see a gradual deterioration of relationship happiness.
The new revelations may scare off potential parents, but remember to always include your significant other.