Dating a guy shy about sex

And when you breathe a huge sigh of relief because he says he'll take care of bath time tonight, thank him.Sure, they're just words — but to him that can be solid gold when he's been having a bad day.And if you decide to explore elsewhere, it can give you time to become more aroused and really get to know every part of him, adds De Angelis. So if he's waffling on whether he really should go catch that game with the guys, encourage him to make like Nike and just do it already.And if it means you have a night to soak in the tub and stream one of the 50 most romantic movies of all time, well, consider that a bonus.

Experiential gifts tend to have more meaning behind them, and they're more sought-after: A survey from the National Retail Federation shows that 50 percent of 25- to 34-year-olds say they would like to receive a gift that actually has you out doing something. Whether it's out of the blue or totally expected doesn't matter — at the end of the day, he'll just be stoked to get out of the house with you."If it's somehow related to something that they value, that's more impactful." These 10 things are likely to get him looking at you with cheesy hearts in his eyes, so give them a go — and then maybe consider these strategies to pretty much guarantee you'll get laid tonight.No, I'm not telling you to get out of your sweatpants and put on a nice dress because that's what your man deserves.D., author of This isn't about sex or a massage (though there's nothing wrong with cashing in on both of those), but simply touching and showing physical affection in your day-to-day activities.

Holding hands when you walk down the street or playing footsie on the couch are reassuring actions — especially if their love language is touch — and can remind him that you love and appreciate his body, says De Angelis. RELATED: 21 Sweet Nothings He Needs to Hear A guy's time with his friends is just as important as your girls' nights out, and acknowledging that makes you look like an independent, confident, insanely sexy woman.

"Sometimes a man likes to hear that he's loved and missed," says Goldstein.