Category Archives: Couple Stories

Loveumentary: 3 Lessons from Los Angeles

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Back in September, we started a three-month journey across the country to capture 100 incredible American love stories. Our goal was simple: figure out what all of the couples had in common, and then produce a podcast and final book to share everything we learned along the way. Over the next 10 weeks, we’ll share our story on the Couple blog, one week at a time, starting with our first stop, Los Angeles. Continue reading

How to Live the Risk Life and Keep Your Relationship Intact

Screen Shot 2013-10-08 at 10.37.25 PM By Ryan B Anderson, CEO + Co-founder of Levitate “I married an economist. I married a banker. I didn’t marry an entrepreneur.” I’ve heard those words countless times. To my wife’s credit, she’s right. I was already married when I decided to make the leap to The Risk Life. My life was pretty cushy, or our life, I should say. Since leaping, life has been a nerve-wracking roller coaster ride of uncertainty. And although I can only do so much about guaranteeing the future, in nearly 2 1/2 yrs I have learned what I can do to help my wife be more comfortable with the uncertainty of The Risk Life. Here are my key tips: Continue reading

Couple Story: Ashley + Scott

image For our third Couple Story, we’re handing our blog over to Ashley + Scott, two high school sweethearts who have been together for more than eight years. Separated by their careers and postgraduate studies, they began sending whimsical sketches to one another to make the distance between them more bearable. Many, many thanks go out to Ashley for taking the time to share their dongo-filled Couple Story! Continue reading

Couple Story: Kelsey + Stephen

image For our second Couple Story, we’re handing our blog over to Kelsey + Stephen, a long-distance pair in a bi-coastal relationship finding their places in the world as young adults. After two years together— and multiple moves— they are 2,267 miles apart and are looking forward to the day that they are together and in the same place once again. Many, many thanks go out to Kelsey for taking the time to share their Couple Story! Continue reading

Couple Story: Sarah + Kurt

Today, we’re launching “Couple Stories,” a blog series where Couple users can share how they stay connected to the person they love the most. In our first-ever Couple Story, Sarah, a military wife, shares how she uses Couple to stay in touch with her husband Kurt who is currently serving in Afghanistan. Many, many thanks go to Sarah for taking the time to write this post. image Continue reading