1. You can start doing all those major life things you’ve always talked about. Like saving for a house, deciding when you want to have kids, and getting on one health insurance plan.
2. Your parents start CC-ing him on family emails. His family starts inviting you to every birthday party, anniversary dinner, religious holiday, and brunch just because.
3. His friends become your friends and vice versa. You were already friends with them, but now it’s just a given that you’ll be there for dinners, Super Bowl parties, etc. You feel like One Unit more than ever before.
4. You become ten times busier. Because you’ve basically doubled the size of your family and your number of friends. Also – HELLO – wedding planning!
Things that Change when You Get Engaged
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