I love how this story juxtaposes the glamorous and mundane together. One moment, it's all eyes on your husband and people fawning over him. The next, it's the image of him in flannel pajamas eating overcooked oatmeal. LOL!
I think you've got a great perspective on all of this. His pre-Jill days shaped who he is today and certainly made a huge splash back then, but it's the man he is today that is most important.