Family & Relationships The'Marriage or Mortgage' Hosts Force Couples to Reconsider Their Life Choices
These Are The Biggest Mistakes Couples Make in the First Year of Marriage
The first year of marriage is typically the honeymoon phase, when both partners are in love and life feels pretty magical. The problem is, many couples could unknowingly walking into a ticking time bomb if they’re not aware of some of the challenges that come with being married. These are some of the most common mistakes couples make in the first year of wedded bliss — and how you can work to fix them before they mess with your marriage.
So...Netflix has sucked you in with yet anotherto get you by on lockdown. This time, the stakes are high. We mean really high. Marriage or Mortgage is House Hunters-meets-My Fair Wedding, each episode following one couple's decision between a wedding...and buying an actual house. Surely, the choice shouldn't be that hard, but if you've gotten far enough in the series by now, you know at least some couples are willing to sacrifice their dream homes for a night they won't forget.
Call us cynics, but we say take the home! In any case, two people are the backbone of the show, Sarah Miller and Nichole Holmes, who battle it out to give these couples the best wedding venues and real estate options. Here's everything we know about Marriage or Mortgage's hosts.
Why Marriage Goals Are Key to a Happier, More Productive Relationship
That's because they're crucial to a happy, healthy relationship. Here's how to set them.For some couples, the idea of setting goals in a marriage can seem intimidating, and require a too much planning and overthinking. But experts agree that marriage goals are essential in order for a relationship to be successful.
Who is Sarah Miller?
The resident wedding planner on Marriage or Mortgage is the founder of, a Nashville-based interior design and event planning company which specializes in"southern flair." Her Instagram (see above) is a pretty curated compilation of weddings, home interiors, and family photos. She's been married for over a decade and has two kids. In an interview with , Miller says the idea for the show was brought to her by a production company.
Who is Nichole Holmes?
Originally from Marion, Illinois (and a former), Holmes is, in fact, a genuine real estate agent at Parks Realty in Nashville. In an interview with , she revealed she's been married twice."My first wedding was a very large and extravagant wedding... Well, fast-forward seven years, and I got divorced. And then I was amortizing how much everything cost, and what it cost per year that the marriage lasted, and I was, like,'Wow, that really wasn’t a smart financial decision on my part!'" The agent is a top broker in the Nashville area and shares a daughter with her ex-husband.
Here’s What Netflix’s‘Marriage Or Mortgage’ Couples Are Doing Now .
One pair seems to have split…