He doted on me, and we had long skype conversations for the first few weeks. You really don't know how great you have it. In fact, when I first met him, I had no idea he was even a full fledged doctor. If it is already an issue in your relationship, then it'll amplify to an extreme if you get married. I don't really care if she's religious or not, unless she brings it up all the time or tries to convert me. Otherwise her family will likely feel incomplete to her. Some Mormon girls succumb to worldly laziness.
Yes, talk talk talk about everything yoiu can think of, but beyond that I would suggest pre-marital counseling from people knowledgeable in each tradition at play this will probably take two different counselors, who might be faith-based. Pants-to-Church Sunday left me a bit bruised. Funny Nicknames for Guys. She will introduce you to the church. Finding a person with whom your wavelength matches, and around whom you feel you can just be yourself, talk about anything, and not be worried about being judged, is not as easy as the romantic movies and TV soaps make it out to be. I'm married an interventional cardiologist; and I wish I only knew 5 years ago before she started her fellowship what the heck I was signing up for. It does kick your butt!.
Also not one Nickel will be tithed out of any shared funds. Once she realizes you won't join and she can't get married in the temple, then I suspect everything will be over. Somehow I never believed any of that; I wanted a career and a small family and never believed religion was a way to identify good character. If you are all sealed together, you will be together forever in the Celestial Kingdom. While there are some differences noted here, in many ways you should treat them the same way you would girls of other faiths. I remember when my ex and I had invited friends to our house for a 4th of July dinner and had spent a lot of money and time getting ready.
You can always expand these into group dates by inviting other couples along, which may make her more comfortable in the early stages of your relationship. Heck his sleeps best with me on his chest. Know her limits on substances. Many, many lapsed Mormons catch the true vision of the gospel at some time in their lives and desire to repent and become observant again. You should want to keep things new and interesting, as you would in any relationship, while still allowing your date to maintain the standards of her faith. Mormonism isn't a free ticket to heaven. It has been closed. I have a friend who identifies as bi-gendered and often feels most comfortable in femme. I know you got a zillion replies, and I have not read them. If things get even more serious, try getting her to sign a pre-nup that neither she, nor her family will try to convert you.