No matter how hard you try to sustain the spark in your relationship, life seems to get in the way. There's the responsibility of running the household, your job, and of course your children, who gobble up almost every ounce of your energy on a daily basis. In my home, days can pass without my husband and me doing anything more intimate than brushing our teeth together. Side by side we stand, frothy spearmint goo dripping from our mouths. Sexy, right?
While everyone knows about date nights, they're a lot easier to talk about than to actually do. Still, there are lots of other ways to get closer to your spouse. Just ask these four couples, who have discovered how to revive the romance despite the many challenges of raising a family.