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Real Couple: Jill & Matt

Location: Northampton, PA

Their Digs: 2,200 sq. ft., 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths

Ages: 24 and 27

How They Met: They both worked in a local video store as teenagers. Matt claims it was love at first sight.

Together: 8 years

Married: May 19, 2007

Careers: Jill performs prenatal ultrasounds on high-risk pregnancies; Matt works at a local community college as a transfer adviser (he’s also studying to get his masters degree in higher education).

Pets: They have a boxer, Brewski. “Obviously Matt named him.” Jill says.

Baby Clock: After Matt finishes his masters degree, probably about two or three years down the road

Guilty Pleasures: Jill loves Wii Dance Dance Revolution. Matt loves Bromance.

Secret No One Knows: “We believe four-way stop signs are the downfall of American society and avoid them at all costs!” Jill confesses.

Biggest Pet Peeve: Jill: “He leaves gum in his pockets on wash day -- it does a number our new dryer!” Matt: “Jill is so loud in the morning that I’ve had to succumb to buying ear plugs.”

Downtime: They love to take Brewski to the local dog park where everyone only knows them by their dog’s name! They love Philadelphia sports, especially the Eagles and Phillies, so they attend a ton of games.

Splurge: They own not one, but two HD flat-screen televisions.

In 10 Years: “We’ll be living in Bethlehem in our dream single home with two kids and our 11-year-old boxer.”


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