One of the biggest secrets to the couple’s lasting love is something you hear pretty often with happy couples: They were friends before they became lovers.Reynolds explained how he and Lively got together on Entertainment Weekly‘s Sirius XM Deadpool special: “About a year after Green Lantern had come and gone and we were both single we went on a double date—[Blake] was on a date with another guy and I was on a date with another girl—and it was like the most awkward date for the respective parties because we were just like fireworks coming across…Taylor Swift and her boyfriend Joe Alwyn reportedly went on a double date with Blake Lively and husband Ryan Reynolds over the weekend.During a trip to Rhode Island, where Taylor Swift owns a mansion, the two couples apparently decided to meet up, according to US Weekly.While the uber-famous couple is relatively private about the nitty gritty details of their relationship, it’s become a regular thing to hear them talk about each other.One thing’s for sure: They are very much in love, despite the pressures of raising two young children and being in the spotlight.Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are undoubtedly America’s married sweethearts.From superhero movies to late-night talk shows, it seems like the pair has been everywhere for the past few years—and people can’t get enough of them.
“But he’s influenced my taste so much on things like home design, things that I never loved before I now love because of him.” Be willing to admit when your other half is really, really good at something, and celebrate them for it. In an Instagram post earlier this year, Lively shared a blurry, dark photo of Reynolds’ head in front of an illuminated stage. If only my husband wasn’t blocking you in this shot.Taylor knows the backlash that comes with public displays of affection, but Tom didn't listen to her concerns when she brought them up.That's seemingly one good thing about Swift and Alwyn's relationship — they're on the same page about privacy versus publicity.I’ll do anything to be with them.” And for more great relationship advice, check out the 30 things straight couples can learn from gay couples.It can be difficult to manage stress when both partners have highly successful careers, but Lively and Reynolds have worked out a plan to ensure they’re always there for each other. He treats me like his best buddy.” Clearly, humour is a pretty big part of their relationship, and it sounds like they even use it in the most tense moments—like when lively was giving birth to their first child.Here, find out how they keep the passion and devotion alive.And if you’re thinking about getting married yourself, don’t miss this amazing and in-depth guide to finding the perfect ring at any budget.“My husband and I don’t work at the same time, so we all go together as a family,” she told People of her film shooting schedule. “At one point in the middle of the delivery, the doctor’s cell phone went off and she went, ‘Oh no, go ahead, take a personal call. ” Reynolds told Conan O’Brien, according to In Style.“If we’re away as a family, it’s never more than for a day. When you hear the pair talk about each other, it’s obvious that they’re dialed into what makes each of them so special. She’ll take the time to imagine what happened to a person when they were five or six years old. I had a very fractured relationship with my father. Just sayin’…😍” One of the most difficult parts about being in a long-term relationship is accepting that your partner will change and grow over time.So much so that, in fact, people are saying the Taylor Swift, Tom Hiddleston, Blake Lively, and Ryan Reynolds' double date was way, way better.Since they have gone through such extreme measures to keep their relationship under wraps, it's hard to say how long Alwyn and Swift have been together.