What Romance is Like Before You Have Babies Versus Afterwards

Because some things just change.

Going from being a couple to becoming a family doesn't have to mean romance is 'dead'; it is just a little different!While candlelit dinners and weekends away are now a rarity, there are plenty of other ways to keep the love alive once you have babies! 

Date night pre-babies

Dinner at a fancy restaurant. 

Date night post-babies

Wine in your pyjamas with the TV off. 

Romantic gesture pre-babies

Flowers, chocolates, a surprise trip away 

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

Romantic gesture post-babies

Changing a nappy when it's not your turn, letting your partner have a lie in.

Foreplay pre-babies

An 'early night' with your partner (wink, wink). 

Foreplay post-babies

An early night with your partner. 

Dirty talk pre-babies

'I am not wearing any underwear.' 

Dirty talk post-babies

'I haven't washed for three days.'

Texting pre-babies

 'I CAN'T WAIT FOR YOU TO GET HOME.'

 Texting post-babies'CAN YOU GET NAPPIES AND WINE HOME ON YOUR WAY HOME.' 

Most Popular

Pillow talk pre-babies'

You look beautiful.' 

Pillow talk post-babies

'Is that sick in your hair?'

 Weekend away pre-babies

Hotel, spa, city break. 

Weekend away post-babies

A Saturday without kids shopping for a new washing machine.

Sexy text pre-babies (part 1)

*Text partner sexy selfie from in the bath* 

Sexy text post-babies (part 1)

*Text partner selfie from bath to prove you have washed today* Romance isn't dead - it just takes a bit more effort (Picture: Getty)

Sexy text pre-babies (part 2)

'I'll be in bed when you get home. Come and join me." 

Sexy text post-babies (part 2)

'I'll be in bed when you get home. DO NOT wake me up. ' 

Falling in love pre-babies

You think everything about your partner is amazing. You spend every spare minute together. You realise you both use the same brand of toothpaste and decide you must be soul mates. 

Falling in love post-babies

You have made tiny humans together. You fall in love with them more each day and watch in amazement as they smile, laugh or sit up for the first time. You are sharing intense experiences and seeing new sides of each other. While there may be fewer flowers and less sex; raising children is by far the most romantic thing you have ever done together.

Via

What do you think?

Relationships
Share
29 Questions Women Have About Penises
We've all wondered about no. 12!
Relationships
Share
The 17 Best Porn Sites for Women
No jackhammering here!
Relationships
Share
12 People Reveal the First Time They Tried Something They Never Thought They Would During Sex
No. 3 is hot AF.
Relationships
Share
11 Problems Only Women Dating Shy Guys Understand
No. 10 is maybe the biggest one.
Relationships
Share
16 Things That Make Women Irrationally Horny
Warning: Reading this will make you feel some feelings and the need to excuse yourself for a minute.
Relationships
Share
4 Traits That Men Find Irresistable
The qualities that make a guy fall head over heels all have one intriguing thing in common.
Relationships
Share
The Sexiest Way To Strip Him Down
These hands-on tips help you get your man just how you like him: buck naked and horny as hell.
Relationships
Share
4 Masturbation Moves You Need To Try Right NOW!
Plus what vibrators to use.
Relationships
Share
13 Compliments Guys Secretly Love to Hear
No. 3 is super-cute.
Relationships
Share
14 Things All Guys Want to Hear in Bed
"Oh, your penis is so big and good at having sex with me."