How Long Have Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez Been Together?

Jennifer Lopez, known to her fans as J-Lo or “Jenny From the Block” is a singer, dancer, model, and actress. Her boyfriend, Alex Rodriguez, also known as A-Rod is a professional Major League Baseball (MLB) athlete. Since news of their relationship was first announced to the public, fans have swooned over how cute, sweet, and supportive they are. But how long have this all-star couple been together?

Alex Rodriguez posted to Instagram for their anniversary

Alex Rodriguez recently took to Instagram to post a super cute post about it being his and J-Lo’s second anniversary. Yes, Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez have known been together for two years! The amazingly sweet message captioned a beautiful family picture featuring him, Lopez, one of his daughters, and one of Lopez’s daughters.

Rodriguez says in the post that it “feels like we have been together forever,” and that the couple are “meant to be.” Even more romantic is when he tells Jennifer Lopez that how much she means to him “cannot be put into words.”

Later in the caption he talks about how he really feels about Lopez as a person. “Macha, your hard work is unmatched. Your relentless drive and determination push me to be a better man each and every day.” He signs off with “Te amo mucho, Lola.”

Jennifer Lopez also made a sweet post to celebrate two years

A-Rod wasn’t the only one getting sweet and romantic on Instagram. J-Lo made a post of her own, which featured a cute picture of the couple smiling happily into one another’s eyes. Her caption was just as sweet as her boyfriends was.

In the post, Jennifer Lopez says that the two years spent with Rodriguez have been full of “laughter… fun… adventures… growing… learning… true friendship.” She goes on to state what she really thinks of A-Rod. “You make my world a more beautiful safe and stable place… you make me feel like a teenager starting out all over again… Every time I think I have you pegged, you surprise me in the most wonderful ways reminding me how blessed I am to have found you now in this moment at this time… our time… “

An interesting first meeting

While Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez could not be more adorable now, they had an interesting first meeting. When Lopez took her children to watch a baseball game, she happened to meet Rodriguez. But he was currently married to his ex-wife, Cynthia, and Lopez was still with her ex-husband, Marc Anthony. 

A fateful second meeting

Years later the two met up again. A bit of small talk revealed they were both single, and Rodriguez jumped on the opportunity by asking Lopez out on their first official date. They got along so well that they continued seeing each other, hiding their relationship from the public eye for several months before making things “press official.” The rest is history.

A beautiful blended family

Two years into their relationship many fans wonder why the two haven’t gotten married yet – but both J-Lo and A-Rod have been outspoken on how they want to take their time and do things right this time. One thing they are definitely doing right is their beautiful blended family.

The couple live together with their four children. Alex Rodriguez has two daughters from his marriage to Cynthia, while Jennifer Lopez has boy/girl twins from her marriage to Marc Anthony. From what the world sees on Instagram and other press, the four children get along exceptionally well. Many fans have commented on how beautiful the Rodriguez-Lopez blended family is – and how well it appears to be working for them.