By Kristyn Schwiep

Paulina Gretzky is engaged to pro-golfer, Dustin Johnson.   Gretzky confirmed the engagement via Instagram on Satursday, Aug.17. “Never Been Happier @djohnsonpga,” the Canadian 24-year-old wrote, sharing a picture of the two kissing. According to UsMagazine.coms the couple has only been dating since early 2013.

How do you know when you’re ready to get engaged?

Cupid’s Advice:

Deciding when to get engaged is never easy.  So how do you know when you’re ready to get engaged? Cupid has some advice for you:

1.  Been living together:  Living together is a crucial part of being married.  If you have been living together for a while you are ready to get engaged.  Living together is one of the hardest parts of being married so if you have been living together for quite some time you are ready to get engaged and be fully committed.

2. Ready to start a family: If you are ready to start a family together you should take the next steps toward starting a family.  Getting engaged is one of the first steps of starting a family

3. Your family is on board: Having both your families support your relationship is a great indication on whether or not you are ready to get engaged.  If your family backs you up take the leap and get engaged.

How did you know when you were ready to get engaged? Share your stories below.