Sex is one of the most wonderful and intimate activities that you and your spouse can share. It enhances your bond, increases your desire for each other, promotes good health and the offers the ability to embrace calls of desires from your spouse which are all gifts from God.
If you are a newlywed couple starting to experiment on getting to know each other’s bodies or if you have been married for a while and need some positions to reconnect with your spouse, we have curated the 10 best sex positions for you to do so!
Ok, so this might not be anything new, but the classic missionary is not classic for no reason! This is a list of the “best sex positions to connect with your spouse” after all, and there’s nothing more intimate, nothing closer, nothing more comforting than sexual intimacy missionary style which is why it makes it to the top spot in our 10 best sex positions.
In this position, the woman lies on her back with her legs laying flat on the bed. The husband enters her while in this position. You can give this position a twist by putting a little pillow under the woman’s buttocks to elevate her a little more. This twist offers deeper penetration, which is good for when you are trying to conceive.
Another twist you can do in this position is to lie on the bed facing each other; the woman can wrap her legs over the hips of her husband.
We have to give credit to this classic position for the intimacy it provides to the couples.
In this position, you can look into each other’s eyes while making love.
And there’s nothing sweeter than looking into your lover’s eyes as you make love.
When you’re both tired from working all day but are both feeling frisky, you can both enjoy the relaxing way that spooning lets you be intimate with your spouse.
It helps men relax, but still gives them full access to their woman.
How do you do this position?
Lay down side by side to each other; the husband is behind the wife, he enters her.
See? It’s as easy as A-B-C.
Otherwise known as girl-on-top, and it’s number 3 in the 10 best sex position. This position is one of those that offers partners the face-to-face access to kiss and smile at each other!
This is a favorite among women because it helps them have faster, multiple, and more intense orgasms.
And not only that, this position seems to raise the confidence of women, having been rated as the position they feel sexiest being in.
4. Cuddle squat
To perform this position, the husband should be sitting down facing his spouse. The woman is set to sit on top of her spouse’s erection; she then bounces up and down. It’s the most perfect ‘cuddle squat’ you could do with your spouse!
Performing oral sex acts (fellatio for males and cunnilingus for females) is one of the most intimate things that you can do to your spouse. Performing such an act requires so much vulnerability. When you’re vulnerable to your partner, there would be no difficulty for you to share each other in this position.
This position was rated by women as one of the most in which they feel most connected to their partner. It might be because of the amount of vulnerability involved in this position.
And there’s probably nothing that says “I want you” or “I crave you” than having your faces in front of each other’s genitals.
6. The koala
By its name, you can probably tell how this position is done.
Let your husband carry you, as you drape your arms over his shoulders and your legs over his hips. Husbands should position their hands as if catching your spouses buttocks to support her as you enter her.
The difficulty of this position might be 8 out of 10, with 10 being the most difficult, but if your husband likes carrying you, why not give this position a try tonight?
It’s an exceptional, intimate and satisfying position, which if it wasn’t a little bit difficult might have found its way closer to the top of the list of 10 best sex positions.
7. The kneel
As the name implies, you and your husband will be in a kneeling position facing each other. Whether you do it on the bed or the floor, it’s your choice.
The beauty of this position is that you get close enough to your spouse as if in the missionary position; face to face with your hands-free to touch each other as well.
Among our list of 10 best sex positions, this one may sound the trickiest of all.
To do this position, the man sits with his legs stretched out and leans back resting on his hands for support. The woman sits straddling him facing her husband. She also leans back on her hands and can use them to help her rock back and forth
9. Reclining lotus
This position is very close to the missionary. While lying back on the bed, the woman’s legs should come close to her chest, as if doing the child’s pose with her feet in the air. The husband then supports his weight on his arms and penetrates his wife from the top.
You can modify this position to vary the angle of the vagina to achieve a different penetration. To do so, you can place a pillow under the wife’s buttocks. The pillow can also provide a support system in case the husband tires from his initial position.
Another variation that you can do to deepen the penetration is to put your wife’s ankles over your shoulder.
10. Splitting Bamboo
To achieve this position, the wife should be laying on her back with one leg stretched out and the other resting on her spouse’s shoulder. For a more straightforward example, the legs of the woman should be in an L-shaped position. The man straddles her thigh while holding on to his spouse’s raised leg to balance himself.
Splitting bamboo is a relatively comfortable position which leaves both of your wife’s hands-free to caress herself or her spouse.
The essence of consummation or making love is to bring married couples even closer to each other. This is also to teach us that as partners, the husband and wife should be able to find comfort in each other’s bodies to share in one of the most beautiful gifts that God has given us, which is sex and we hope that these positions will help you enhance your closeness further.
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