When the last child leaves home there can be a fundamental shift in a couple’s relationship. Parents can now focus entirely on each other perhaps for the first time in years. This will be a time of reflection and deep thought perhaps feeling they may be at a crossroad. This will be particularly noticeable where one or both parents may have ‘lived for the children’, leaving one or other of them feeling lost and lonely.
If the early years of a couple’s relationship were passionate and enjoyable, they now have another chance at new experiences with each other and exploring what may come