Even though Amanda and Josh had known each other since they were 10 years old, they didn’t become a couple until quite a bit later in life. “Our parents were friends, so they made plans for all the kids to play together,” Amanda recalls. “I remember my mom asking me if I thought Josh was cute, but of course I just said, ‘Ew, mom! No!’” It was in 2011, after years of emailing and chatting on MSN Messenger, that Josh asked Amanda to be his girlfriend.
Josh’s proposal came as a total surprise to Amanda. She had plans to get a pedicure with Josh’s sister when she heard a knock at the door. “When I opened it, my handsome