Home > Sex > Sex tips Updated 31 July 2015 Lazy Sunday afternoons Remember those boring Sunday afternoons as a kid, when everyone had to go and rest after the long Sunday lunch? Well, perhaps your parents didn't have that afternoon nap after all. 1 Shutterstock Check Are you a sex addict? » Ask Sexologist » Join Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for sex? » SEE: What happens to your body during sex? How porn addiction can affect your sex life Remember those boring Sunday afternoons as a kid, when everyone had to go and rest after the long Sunday lunch? Well, perhaps your parents didn't have that afternoon nap after all. Life gets busy when you have kids and it can be difficult to find some private time with your spouse. Take a page from your parents' book and create some Sunday afternoon magic.Once your kids are a bit older, there’s no reason why you can’t leave them to their own devices for an hour or so. While mom and dad are enjoying their Sunday afternoon nap, the kids can enjoy some down-time by reading, watching a movie or playing with their latest electronic gadgets.Soon "dessert after your Sunday lunch" will have a whole new meaning for you.Build up anticipation earlier in the day by putting on some sexy underwear, your favourite perfume and sending an SMS sharing the naughty things you’re planning to do in the afternoon. You know your partner best. Explore each other’s bodies and indulge in its pleasures before dozing off for a 30 minute nap.Sunday afternoon sex does not have to be slow and lazy. It also doesn't have to be limited to a quickie, just make sure the kids are occupied so that you have the freedom to sex up those Sundays.Not only will your spouse thank you for keeping the flame alive, but your kids will also thank you one day when they realise the true value of this little family tradition.Visit out Sex Centre for more tips.(Photo of whispering woman from Shutterstock)Read moreRear entry positions More in Sex SEE: What happens to your body during sex? More: SexSex tips advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 1 comment Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... From our sponsors Keep an eye on your vision Which skin products are better, ‘medical grade’ or ‘over-the-counter’? Win 1 of 6 R5000 cash prizes Win Skin Renewal voucher Live healthier Exercise benefits for seniors » Working out in the concrete jungle Even a little exercise may help prevent dementia Here’s an unexpected way to boost your memory: running Seniors who exercise recover more quickly from injury or illness When sedentary older adults got into an exercise routine, it curbed their risk of suffering a disabling injury or illness and helped them recover if anything did happen to them. No relief for MS » Drug shows promise against MS in mouse study Vitamin D may slow multiple sclerosis Obesity in girls tied to higher MS risk Exercise may not lower women's risk of MS A Harvard study showed no evidence to support the idea that exercise lowers the risk of multiple sclerosis.