Their magic is that their is no magic.
Everybody wonders how they do it—the kids, the show, the successful business(es)—and still maintain their adorable relationship. But if you ask Chip and Joanna Gaines what their secret to a happy marriage is, the Fixer Upper stars would probably just shrug. Their magic is that their is no magic.
"People ask all the time, 'How do y'all have such a great marriage, and what’s the secret?'" Chip revealed in an interview with Success magazine. "There’s no secret."
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"It’s hard work," the father of four continued. "Jo and I have struggles and fighting and arguments just like anybody else. This isn’t like we got lucky and hit the lottery and the two perfect people fell in love."
But they’ve become perfect for each other.
"There are so many places where she’s refined me as a man, as a husband," Chip added. "I’m a better person because of the experiences we’ve had together."