Summaries and Excerpts: The Magnolia story / Chip & Joanna Gaines ; with Mark Dagostino.The couple has four children and besides filming their TV show, they run several businesses including their construction company, Magnolia Homes; Magnolia Home furniture and the Magnolia Market at the Silos, a shopping and dining destination in downtown Waco. Chip saw a magnolia tree on the side of the road and pulled over, ran to the tree, climbed it, pulled off one of the blooms and brought it back to me. It was the first flower he ever gave me, and I fell in love with magnolias after that. Now we plant one in the front yard of every job we finish to remember where we started. Read on for an excerpt from The Magnolia Story which reveals how Chip scared his wife in a big way one day. Spoiler alert: it has a happy ending.
5 Things We've Learned (So Far!) From Chip and Joanna Gaines's New Book
It's hard to imagine the goofy Chip Gaines being afraid of the camera. Us too! Along with how the show came to be, they promise to reveal how their family was started and the ups and downs they experienced before making it big. It'll hit stores on October 18 , but we couldn't wait that long, so we pre-ordered it for a sneak peek at the first chapter — and these are the juiciest things we learned:. An hour and a half late, to be exact.
To this day, I am still not sure what it was about Chip Gaines that made me give him a second chance — because, basically, our first date was over before it even started. I was working at my father's Firestone automotive shop the day we first met. I'd worked as my dad's office manager through my years at Baylor University and was perfectly happy working there afterward while I tried to figure out what I really wanted to do with my life. The smell of tires, metal, and grease — that place was like a second home to me, and the guys in the shop were all like my big brothers. On this particular afternoon, they all started teasing me. There's a hot guy out there.
Items borrowed from other libraries through Interlibrary Loan are dependent on the policies of the lending library. Sometimes the messiest stuff and the biggest mistakes can take you someplace wonderful. With the help of their hit TV show, Fixer Upper, the husband and wife team of Chip and Joanna Gaines have transformed the seemingly everyday work of renovating homes and flipping houses in Waco, Texas, into somet As this question fills the airwaves with anticipation, their legions of fans continue to multiply and ask a different series of questions, like--Who are these people? What's the secret to their success? And is Chip actually that funny in real life?