What makes Valerie and Larry a Power Couple? They have a heart to serve with a mission to make a difference as a team. Read more on The 12 Commandments for Power Couples for the full list of laws. Interview with Valerie: Dhayany: How did you and Larry meet? Valerie: We met casually at a restaurant while Larry was having a meeting. Dhayany: How long have you been married? Valerie: We've been married 13 years and together for 16 years. Dhayany: What did you guys overcome in your relationship? Valerie: We overcame getting married when we both had our own children from previous relationships. That was pretty rough!!! Dhayany: How did you overcome the challenges of a blended family? Valerie: We both stayed in our lanes as parents and became friends to our kids first instead of acting like step parents. Dhayany: Whats makes your relationship work? Valerie: Keep Christ first and loving each other like we need to be loved not how we want to be loved. Dhayany: What would be your advise to other couples? Valerie: Our # 1 Advice to other couples would be to Date Date Date!!! Constantly ask God to sustain your marriage. Dhayany: As entrepreneurs and founders of Being Beautiful Foundation, what other venture are you guys working on? Valerie: Our foundation is expanding and our mission is to change the face of foster care for kids in care and to give them a place called home. As for Larry and I, we want to continue to be the best of friends and travel the world!