Entertainment Chip Gaines Says There's 'No Such Thing as a "Perfect Marriage"' in Valentine's Message to Joanna

18:51  14 february  2018
18:51  14 february  2018 Source:   people.com

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Chip Gaines Says There ' s ' No Such Thing as a " Perfect Marriage "' in Valentine ' s Message to Joanna . “ No such thing as a ‘ perfect marriage ,’” he writes in a Valentine ’ s Day tweet. “For me, it’s always been simple: commitment.”

Chip Gaines Says the Secret to His and Joanna ’ s Marriage Is ‘Hard Work’. “Jo and I have struggles and fighting and arguments just like anybody else. This isn’t like we got lucky and hit the lottery and the two perfect people fell in love.”

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Love isn’t a fantasy for Chip Gaines.

The Fixer Upper star and his wife Joanna — who are expecting their fifth child together — are clearly #couplesgoals in the hearts of their fans, but the famous contractor isn’t shy about revealing the true secret to their sweet success.

“No such thing as a ‘perfect marriage,’” he writes in a Valentine’s Day tweet. “For me, it’s always been simple: commitment.”

He continues, “Every morning I wake up committed, and pray that she chooses the same. And so today, again, I choose my beautiful bride. To have and to hold…til death do us part. #HappyValentinesDay sweet girl!”

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Chip Gaines is the fun, relaxed showman who always gets a laugh on HGTV' s "Fixer Upper," but there ' s a lot about this Texas boy we don't see on the show. With such a huge business on their hands, one would think that the primary thing on Gaines and Joanna ' s minds would be about said

Fixer Upper' s Chip and Joanna Gaines talk about why they're not the perfect couple and what makes them opposite. “From day one, when we were dating, I realized he is not going to be put in a box,” she says . “And if there ’ s a rule, he’ s going to break it.”

The couple have often showed how they follow this mantra to keep their marriage strong, most recently in their announcement in September that they’d be ending their hit HGTV show after its fifth season to spend more time with their family, and to keep their own relationship on track.

“We gave everything we had to this show — the beautiful homes and those sweet families — but this just felt like the right time to catch our breath for a bit,” Joanna told PEOPLE in October.

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Chip Gaines has one secret to his seemingly- perfect marriage to wife Joanna Gaines : “ There ’ s no secret.” “It’ s hard work,” he said of his marriage. “Jo and I have struggles and fighting and arguments just like anybody else.

But it turns out, his enviable marriage to Joanna Gaines almost didn't happen, either. "It' s not like I told anyone the note was hidden there ," he says . "So the only thing any of these young ladies saw was this wall …which apparently resembled a tombstone."

Now the parents of Drake, 12, Ella, 11, Duke, 9, and Emmie Kay, 7, are focused on welcoming their new member of the Gaines clan and building their home improvement empire.

“We have the chance to regroup and refresh and find out in two years, thank God we stopped and gave each other time and energy and loved our family more than we would’ve had the resources to do otherwise,” Joanna added. “Hopefully that will pay dividends down the road.”

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