By Mary DeMaio

The invitations were never sent for the union of Peter Facinelli and Jaimie Alexander. According to UsMagazine.com, this celebrity couple ended their engagement due to conflicting family and work commitments on opposite coasts. They got engaged last March and had been in a long-distance relationship while Jaimie filmed Blind Spot in NYC and Peter stayed in L.A. In latest celebrity news, they have chosen to remain good friends with cordial communication.

This celebrity couple can’t make it work because of the distance. What are some ways to make distance tolerable in a relationship?

Cupid’s Advice:

It’s important to remember that even when you’re apart from that special person who makes your heart race, no matter where you both may be, you’ll still be looking up at the same sky. Some relationships are worth weathering the storm. Cupid is here to share some ways to handle the separation:

1. Constant communication: With the technological advancements nowadays, texting, video chatting, and phone calls can make the mile radius dramatically decrease. Keep your partner in the loop with everything going on in your life, however mundane it may seem.

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2. Set time aside for special visits: Make advanced plans to see each other in person to rekindle that spark in your relationship after all the yearning and absence. Don’t make the other person feel like they don’t fit into your life anymore.

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3. Plan things to look forward to: To ease the pain of being apart, use your common interests to schedule trips or concerts to help the time pass quicker. Think positively about the future.

What are your ideas to making a long distance relationship last? Share below!