Category Archives: Love Stories

Morgan & Bill {engaged}

The text came over Morgan’s phone… “Morgan… I like you.” She texted him back – “I like you too Bill, you’re like my best friend.” The sound of another text alerted her. “No… I really like you. As more than a friend.” She search for a response in her mind and frozen in her tracks she finally replied “Oh…” It was Bill saying this to her. Her friend from college that she studied with, hung out with, was just good friends with. She didn’t see him that way, but apparently he did. She gently let him know that she just didn’t share the same feelings, but was determined that they wouldn’t loose their friendship. And they didn’t.

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Whitney & Kurt {engaged}

“It was an amazing twist of fate” Whitney will tell you. There is no other way to explain it. It’s the kind of chance occurrences that happen only in the movies, a love story books are based on. And it goes like this – Once upon a time, just at the exact right time…

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Jenn & Ryan {ENGAGED}

Her close friend Theresa lived across the street from his mom Linda. She’s met Linda several times, and both thought very highly of the other. “I should set you up on a blind date with my son Ryan” she said one night. After some negative experiences with blind dates, she kindly declined the opportunity to be set up with her son. After a on gain – off again battle with breast cancer, Linda passed in 2006. So when Theresa introduced Jenn to “Linda’s son Ryan” while he was home from Decatur IL, he had Jenn’s full attention. She’d always wondered about what she had passed up on, and now upon finally meeting him – she knew she’d passed up something special.

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Brooke & Craig {engaged}

He was hired by her dad to build a shed at their farm. Brooke’s family were switching over their milking system and she got stuck milking cows late at night after all the workers were gone for the day. But she noticed Craig kept sticking around and he offered to lend a hand and milk cows with her. He’d been asking her dad if he could take her out on a date, and he kept explaining she had some other boy she was seeing. Bound and determined to get that date after all, Craig continued to flirt with her while he was working at the farm. He wrote messages to her on a dry erase board and she’d coyly message back. As people started to notice their flirting she exclaimed there was no way she would be dating a guy with tattoos and that chewed tobacco. How could she of known she’d not only date him – but that he’d some day be her husband…

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Lauren & Tyler {engaged}

It’s been so long since their first date they can’t even remember what they did. It was probably spent at the movies or holding hands at the mall, and it was definitely chauffeured by one of their moms. I mean, when you are in the 8th grade – what other options are there? From 8th grade and throughout their teenage years they were boyfriend and girlfriend and there isn’t a memory of high school that doesn’t have the other in it. When it came time for college at the end of the summer, Lauren figured it was time to spread her wings and see what else was out there. Nobody finds their soul mate at 13, right? …

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