Irene & Mike

Mike and Irene met at a previous employer where they had both worked for a while before ever talking! One day Mike walked into Irene’s team’s office and said, “who wants to go to lunch?” Irene thought quickly…”its now or never.” She jumped out of her seat and said, “I DO!” Fast forward six years…

Jessica & Ysbrand

Extraordinary experiences often arise from everyday circumstance like shopping, banking, or stopping for gas. In this tale, A gas station just outside of Yosemite National Park was the setting for a chance meeting that lead to an intervention of serendipity. Actually, this stop is not actually as mundane as it may sound. It’s home to…

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Beth & Ryan

A birthday is a milestone that means something a little bit different every year. For children, there are presents and parties, for teens, there are new privileges and responsibilities, and for adults, well, there is soon denial, and later acceptance…but that’s another story. Anyway, occasionally a birthday is extra special, like in this case when…

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Stephanie & John

You know when you’re at a restaurant and the servers gather to sing Happy Birthday to a customer? For most people, its a semi-forgettable moment, but not for Stephanie & John. They were the singers, not the customers, working at a job they both hated. But that brief bit of musical misery led to a…

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Kelsey & Zachary

The love story of Kelsey and Zachary is packed with adventure, drama, and jet-setting. After connecting on a dating website, this San Diego couple’s first date was dinner at Craft and Commerce, a hip gastropub where taxidermy and old books line the walls. This was followed by drinks at the Waterfront. It wasn’t long before…

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Toni & Eddie

The love story of Toni and Eddie began in Miami in the summer of 2014 at an event in the Art Deco District. But their relationship had to survive much time spent apart, as Toni’s job as a chemical engineer took her to Venezuela while her true love, Eddie, stayed in the US. As Toni…

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Brittany & Aaron

As students at UC Santa Barbara, Aaron Valdez and Brittany Person’s only relationship was as mutual friends. Yet, once they graduated, this couple was able to reconnect when Brittany was in graduate school in Fresno and Aaron moved back home to study for an exam. At a bar in Fresno, these two happened to meet…

Hannah & Isaiah

Sometimes, if you take advantage of the situation, something good might just happen. That’s how the story of Hannah and Isaiah starts out. The setting was a fiesta-themed housing event on the campus of California Baptist University in Riverside. Isaiah’s friends “volunteered” him to take a shot at the piñata. Being a good sport, he…

Hannah & Nick

Some guys jump into a new relationship with both feet. Others, though, are more comfortable with a smaller step. Nick, it seems, is the latter. He started a new job as a server where Hannah was working the hostess desk. Attracted to the cute brunette, Nick hung around the hostess desk just to spend time…