updated 10/28/2010 AT 12:00 AM ET
•originally published 10/27/2010 AT 7:45 PM ET
“We definitely keep things spicy even though we’re not together in person,” says Wilkinson, 25, star of the E! series, Kendra, the new season of which premieres Nov. 7. “We know how to keep things fresh, romantic and sexy.”
Wilkinson says technology helps.
“There’s Skype, yeah, that’s definitely our number one,” she tells PEOPLE with her signature laugh. “We also have our Blackberries. This morning, Hank woke up to a surprise text. Let me tell you, sending a naked picture to my husband definitely keeps him going.”
Still, Wilkinson says nothing replaces being with Baskett, 28, in person. “You can take a breather and actually think about why you miss each other,” she says. “Then when we see each other, we’re fresh and re-energized and it’s time to get it on again.