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Leaving Room for Guys' Night Out

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When is the last time that your husband went out with the guys? Once you’re married, sometimes it can be hard to make time for friends - even the guys that your husband used to spend so much time with when you were dating. Although it can be tempting to think that all you need is each other, your husband actually needs the regular guys’ night out in order to be happy. The following guide will help you understand why your husband needs a guys’ night out and how to leave room in your relationship (and schedule) for a guys’ night out.

Why Your Husband Needs a Guys’ Night Out

There are many reasons why your husband needs to have a regular guys’ night out in his schedule. The primary reason is because everyone needs to have friends outside of their marriage; yes, your spouse should be your friend, but they shouldn’t be your only friend. Having friends - especially guy friends - is a way for your husband to maintain social relationships and to converse and interact with people on a different level than his spouse. With the guys, your husband can talk about topics you might not be interested in; he can get different perspectives on his thoughts and ideas, he can watch sports or head out with his friends and see how many wings he can eat in 20 minutes. In other words, he can be himself without feeling self-conscious in front of his wife.

Another reason why your husband needs a guys’ night out is so ...

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