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Real Couples: Carlos & Vanessa

Get the scoop on this fabulous duo.

Location: McAllen, TX

Ages: She's 28; he's 29.

How They Met: At a local bar together 4 years

Married: October 18, 2008

Careers: Vanessa works as a hospital systems analyst; Carlos is an insurance rep.

Their Digs: 1,955 sq. ft., 3 bedrooms, 2 baths

Pets: They have two beagles, Ginger and Pepper.

Baby Clock: Tick, tick! They're anxious to give their son Caleb a little brother or sister.

Biggest Compromise: "Spending habits…budgeting is hard!"

Have Sex: Twice a week or so

Guilty Pleasures: Reality TV (their favorite is Keeping up With the Kardashians)

Pet Peeves: Vanessa: "He never finishes a full load of dishes."

Carlos: "She's a shopaholic; you can send her in for one thing and she'll come out with five."

Downtime: Vanessa is really into photography and loves to write on her blog; Carlos enjoys his Xbox and playing basketball.

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