Janine Moreno and Sam Frantz


How long have you been dating?

J: “Year and a half-ish.”

S: “Fifteen and a half months.”


What is your favorite attribute about your significant other?

J: “Sam is dedicated to us; he attended the musical four times this year.”

S: “Janine is super thoughtful–for my birthday last year, she wrote me seventeen poems.”

What is your favorite memory with your significant other?
J:  “One time we were going to watch a movie, but then we ended up learning Swedish on Duolingo for about 3 hours.”

S:  “Sitting in the back of Janine’s EuroVan and watching the sunset over Green Bay.”


What is the key to a successful relationship?

J:  “Love the other more than yourself.”

S: “Compromise and a lot of ice cream.”


What is your favorite thing to do with your significant other?

J: “Discover new music and make playlists for each other.”

S: “Talk about traveling the world.”


Do you have any plans for Valentine’s Day?

J & S: “We will order a heart-shaped pizza, half BBQ sauce and half chicken alfredo, and probably watch the Bee Movie.”


What’s your biggest pet peeve about your significant other?

J:  “Sam always makes fun of me for my strangely Canadian accent.”

S:  “Janine pronounces the long O sound with a really strong Canadian accent.”