Cupid's Pulse Article: Elizabeth Hurley and Arun Nayar: SeparatedCupid's Pulse Article: Elizabeth Hurley and Arun Nayar: Separated

After four years, Elizabeth Hurley and Arun Nayar have decided to call it quits.  The British model-actress and Indian textile heir were wed at a castle in England and then at a palace in India back in 2007.  On Sunday, Hurley, 45, tweeted, “For the record, my husband Arun and I separated a few months ago.”  According to Us Weekly, Hurley’s declaration corresponded with a report claiming that she had an affair with Australian cricketer Shane Warne.

What are good ways to work on a rocky marriage?

Cupid’s Advice:

Sometimes couples such as Elizabeth Hurley and Arun Nayar just can’t get their marriage back on track, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try.  Cupid has some tips:

1. Make time: In order to work on problems with your special someone, you need to make time for him first.  Whether it’s romantic nights out or just a nice meal at home without the kids, alone time will play a big role in keep the romance alive.

2. Communicate: If you feel like you and your partner are distant, work on communicating with him.  Don’t forget to listen as much as you talk, because communication goes both ways.

3. Be honest: Above all else, make sure you are being honest with each other.  Always try to be open about everything, and hide nothing.  Trust is the core a great relationship.