Some of the contestants of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette end up getting married and staying a couple in the spirit of the show, continuing their lives, having children, and posting cute photos on Instagram. This lifestyle is often covered by the media and many of the viewers of the show online. With over 35 combined seasons and hundreds of contestants, there are a plethora of couples formed on these two shows.
They go on to live fairly normal lives that are occasionally interrupted by the media to see how the relationship is faring. Many couples have relationship goals and many of the contestants who go on to live this lifestyle are able to achieve that ideal relationship goal. Here are 10 The Bachelor/The Bachelorette couples who are relationship goals.
10 Trista Rehn and Ryan Sutter
Trista Rehn and Ryan Sutter is the first couple from The Bachelorette, season 1. Trista Rehn was on The Bachelor, season 1 as well, but did not finish. This turned out to be great because she became the first The Bachelorette. She chose Ryan Sutter, and in the past 16 years, they’ve had two children who are undoubtedly curious about The Bachelorette episode their parent’s starred in.
The family enjoys themselves by going on hikes, road trips, and posting cute holiday photos online. There's even a photo of the whole family dressed as turkeys for Thanksgiving. Even after 16 years they are creating memorable photos and are absolutely a goal couple.
9 Kevin Wendt and Astrid Loch
Kevin Wendt and Astrid Loch met on The Bachelor season 5, and they are a perfect fit for each other. They both love to stay at home and relax, as well as plan big trips and take them. They went to Tokyo, Mexico, and many fun places in between. Living in Toronto, Canada, they love to go on picnics at nearby parks and watch the sunset.
Kevin Wendt proposed at a park to surprise Astrid Loch, saying that he thought it would be a great spot since it's only a few minutes from where they live and they can visit it all the time. She was shocked, saying nothing usually gets by her and was excited that they're going to get married.
8 Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried
Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried met in season 9 of The Bachelorette. After 3 years they've had two children and gotten married. After Marriage Bootcamp, the couple is stronger than ever with all of the facts uncovered. They are posting the cutest photos of their son Asher and their lifestyle on Instagram.
The couple has shown strength in tough times and is always focusing on their best selves. Their second son was just born, Zander, making Asher the big brother. This will call for many cute photos of Asher, Zander, and the rest of the family to be posted online in the following months.
7 Rachel Lindsay and Bryan Abasolo
Rachel Lindsay and Bryan Abasolo met in season 13 of The Bachelorette, and two years later they got married in Cancun, Mexico. Both are of strong body and strong mind as they exercise together and create routines for each other. Bryan Abasolo is a doctor of chiropractic and shows off his six-pack abs and fit body on Instagram.
Rachel Lindsay has a law degree and studied kinesiology at the University of Austin, Texas. The couple was featured on The Doctors where they showed a partner workout routine. They created exercise routines for each other to get in shape for their wedding as well, which had an island theme.
6 JoJo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers
JoJo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers met on season 12 of The Bachelorette. Jordan Rodgers is a sports commentator and played football in college as well as in the NFL as a quarterback. Joelle, or JoJo, Fletcher, is a real estate developer and appeared on TV show Ready For Love. JoJo Fletcher also has her own clothing line called Fletch.
Jordan Rodgers originally proposed on the show but decided to buy JoJo a new ring and propose again three years later. They have been looking at wedding venues, calendars and working out a plan to get married since they first got engaged. They say that this time they are ready, and have a plan to get married in the next year.
5 Jason Mesnick and Molly Malaney
Jason Mesnick and Molly Malaney met on The Bachelor season 13 in 2009. Oddly enough, they did not get married and Jason Mesnick didn’t pick Molly Malaney for his final rose. After picking another contestant to give his final rose to, Jason Mesnick regretted his decision and within a year the contestant he married had moved out and married someone else.
Jason Mesnick asked Molly Malaney to marry him and she said yes and that she couldn't believe this was happening and was very excited. One of the most bizarre and beautiful instances of love is knowing when you're right and doing the right thing, and Jason Mesnick and Molly Malaney are an example of this.
4 Sean Lowe and Catherine Giudici
Sean Lowe and Catherine Giudici met in 2013 in the 17th season of The Bachelor. In 2014 they got married and have since had two kids, with a third on the way. Catherine Giudici originally wanted five kids but after Sean Lowe suggested he didn't like the idea, they agreed on three or four, still having an open mind for adoption.
The couple loves posting photos on Instagram of them and their children. Since they've gotten married, their love is always showing in all of their photos, bright smiles, cute captions, and honest photos have made the past couple years seem flawless and amazing.
3 Holly Durst and Blake Julian
Holly Durst and Blake Julian met on The Bachelor spinoff The Bachelor Pad and got married in 2012.
After several attempts to get pregnant, the couple adopted their first child, Poppy, in 2019.Holly Durst struggled with the pregnancy attempts but knew she was going to be a mother someday. Blake Julian supported her through the struggles and after years of trying, they agreed that adoption was a great alternative. He wasn't too fond of the name Poppy until he heard a poem about poppies growing in the barren WWI battlefields. And so, in their barren battlefield, Poppy is light and love for them. They share photos of her on Instagram and are very excited about their first child.
2 Arie Luyendyk Jr. and Lauren Burnham
Arie Luyendyk Jr. and Lauren Burnham met on the 22nd season of The Bachelor in one of the most controversial ways. After Arie Luyendyk Jr. proposed to another contestant, he took it back shortly afterward to propose to Lauren Burnham. Incredibly she said yes, while the other contestant was heartbroken. Although dramatic, it was genuine, and they recently had their first child. This was not the first dramatic instance, shortly after the birth, Lauren Burnham posted online that she went out with her sister for lunch, and the public was apparently aghast that she would leave her newborn so soon. Many criticizing comments were left online, although grandma was watching baby Alessi, and lunch was only 45 minutes.
1 Peyton Wright and Chris Lambton
Peyton Wright and Chris Lambton met through friends of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette after appearing on the shows. At a golf party in 2010, they were introduced and got married on May 5th, 2012. Now working with HGTV on landscaping projects, the couple is very happy and still showing the love they developed after they met. Peyton Wright also works with two charities and her own home design company. They have one daughter, Lyla, and a Swiss Mountain dog, Summitt. On her blog, she talks about trips they go on and posts photos of the family vacationing. Not only that, but she also has photos of projects and other work she and the family do together.