Category Archives: Love Stories

Shiloh & Ryan {engaged}

Shiloh and Ryan grew up in the same hometown, so essentially the knew each other for years, but it wasn’t until 2009 when he came to see her as a patient that they really got a chance to connect. Apparently while “on his death bed” one of the nurses Shiloh worked with told Ryan that they’d make a good couple. After a few meds and some great conversation, he started to agree.

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Allison and Nate {engaged}

According to Allison, they met at his birthday party in August 2008. According to Nate, it was a beer pong tournament a good 5 months later. A friend encouraged her to come meet some new friends at a get together. How would she know that a simple invitation would chance the entire course of her life?
What hooked her immediately was the fact that when a song from her favorite movie “Newsies” came on, Nate recognized it and threw on a newsboys cap and vest and shamelessly make a fool of himself. What can you say? Sometimes all it takes is one little thing to make you see something you normally may have looked past. Right there amongst old and new friends, there was no better way to win Allison’s heart. A few days after, they went on their first date.

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Shawn & Steve {engaged}

It was New Year’s Day, and turning this new leaf meant giving up on trying to find someone special and just let things happen as God planned. So Shawn got online and went onto Match.com to delete her account. That’s when she noticed Steve. There was something about his photo. He seemed sweet and down to Earth and wasn’t one of those cheeseball guys posting photos of himself half naked. So – on a whim – she gave him a wink.

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Amanda & Nick {engaged}

They were both in the High School Marching Band together. He was in the drumline while she played tenor saxophone. She was an awkward Freshman – braces and all, while he was older and cooler. She admired him and thought he was SO cute, but it wasn’t until later on into college and out of the braces that they really started talking. She’d grown into a beautiful girl and he seized the opportunity and asked her out.

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Amanda & Mike {Engaged}

She was participating in a half marathon with a friend in St.Louis. She’d asked him to come along and cheer her on, but he told her he’d be fishing. She’d always been the “follow the rules” kind of girl, and he’d generally been the one to break them, so she didn’t think much of it. She knew him well. They’d gone to high school together but ran in different circles, but when their paths crossed later, he surprised her when he asked her “What do you think of you and me?” After laughing, she actually thought about it. 3 years later on the day of the marathon he still managed to surprise her.

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