Lets get clear on what a dating and relationship hiatus is: Its basically putting your romantic activities on pause so that you can take time to not only break a pattern but to also get to know you, so that when you do re-open your romantic doors, that you are coming from a healthier place.
How does a break work in a relationship?
A relationship break is like pressing pause on your relationship. It doesnt mean that the song has stopped playing, but rather that you are taking some time out to clear your head. In contrast, a breakup is a conscious decision to end the relationship – pressing stop and exiting the playlist.
Does taking a break help a relationship?
When both partners are on the same page about taking a break, it can offer a degree of freedom and opportunity for self improvement that can make the relationship stronger when you get back together. But, its important to note that taking a break doesnt always work out.