The longer a couple stays together the less sexually active they become. Intimacy often dwindles soon after the honeymoon phase is over. If you interact with recently separated couples you are likely to find out physical intimacy had been missing for a while. This is because sex plays a vital role in maintaining a healthy relationship. It has the power to create a stronger bond and mend a myriad of emotional problems that plague most relationships. Thanks to AfroRomance we have compiled the following list of 5 tips on how to keep the spark alive in a longterm relationship.