5 Steps to Preventing a Breakup When Your Boyfriend Is Down

3. Make him remember how comfortable the two of you were together, for example by sending him pictures of dishes you’ve cooked.

This could work well if you’re a good cook—or if you’re more into eating out, how about pictures of gourmet restaurants you’ve visited together? Approaches like these can be important, as they can trigger memories of how good it used to be when the two of you were together. Try making him remember how it was when you first started dating: He’ll want to give it another shot.