7 Things You and Your Partner Should Do Before Getting Engaged

7 Things You and Your Partner Should Do Before Getting Engaged

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So the holidays are coming and maybe you are thinking this is the perfect time to propose?

Throughout my years as a marriage counselor and family therapist, I’ve had couples ask me “When is the right time to propose?” The answer to that question can be different for everyone – yet you should go through some “milestones” as a couple before you pop that question or accept a ring.

Read the full article from Men’s Health to see seven things you and your partner should consider before getting engaged. Original article is by MACAELA MACKENZIE FOR WOMEN’S HEALTH,  who recommends doing these seven things BEFORE you get engaged. 

  • Have a big fight.
  • Take on a life challenge.
  • Meet the family.
  • Say these three little words: “Let’s budget together”
  • Talk about your sex life.
  • Live together.
  • Act like you are already married.