Sleep-deprived new parents would never believe it, but the best sex you've ever had may come after you expand your family, say therapists. "We often don't remember how the little darlings-when they're sleeping or just being ridiculously cute-make us feel about life and each other," says Pepper Schwartz, PhD, professor of sociology at the University of Washington in Seattle and author of more than a dozen books on sex. For parents, "sex can feel like a richer, deeper and more passionate experience." While children are often dubbed sex-killers, there are unexpected ways their existence can enhance your time between the sheets, Dr. Schwartz says. Here are seven of them. Photo by Getty Images.
1. You're more likely to schedule sex as a busy mom. Kids call for a more regimented routine, which ups the chances you'll have to pencil in time for intimacy. But that's a good thing. The longer you're married, the more sex tends to be put on the backburner, and planning ahead Read More »from 7 Surprising Ways Having Kids Improves Your Sex Life