Tawni & Patrick

ChrisWPhoto Puppy Love Tawni, a project manager for REW Group, and Patrick, a Project Manager for DPR Construction, met through mutual friends during spring break in their last year of college. After dating for some time, they went out for a nice dinner. When they got home, Patrick offered to take their dog Tori for … Continue reading Tawni & Patrick

Staci & Rodney

Photos: Shelly Beck Proposal Story We had dinner plans with some friends from out of town, so when I got home from work and went to change, Rodney told me my mom had called him to pick up a box of cupcakes. He asked me to look at them to make sure they were ok. … Continue reading Staci & Rodney

Rachel & Connor

Photography by Lucero Cervantes Connor and I met in highschool. We dated throughcollege (Texas A&M) andmarried on the six yearanniversary of the day westarted dating. Wedding Location Rustic Grace Estate in VanAlstyne, TX was perfectbecause it was close toour hometown and has abeautiful chapel. Proposal Story Connor proposed at George Bush Library Garden, and itwas … Continue reading Rachel & Connor

Corey & Jack

John David Photography Proposal The only guideline that I gave Jack when discussing marriage was that I wanted to pass all seven licensing exams to become a licensed architect before he proposed. Shortly after I passed the seventh exam, he surprised me while we were in Florida with a proposal on the beach at sunset. … Continue reading Corey & Jack

Kaleen & Thomas

Stephanie Rogers Photography Scandinavian Love Kaleen met Thomas in New Braunfels, TX. They were in the same sixth grade class and had a crush on each other. When seventh grade rolled around, Thomas left to attend military school. They reunited at a downtown Austin bar ten years later and have been inseparable ever since. Thomas … Continue reading Kaleen & Thomas

Emily & Aaron

Photography: Dan O’Keefe & Christine Sheeren Unique Details We wanted to show our Texas and Aggie Pride at our wedding, so my husband cut the groom’s cake with a bowie knife and we made sure to play the Aggie War Hymn at the end of the reception. Proposal We were hiking in Colorado when Aaron … Continue reading Emily & Aaron

Megan & Noah

Personal Details One personal detail to the wedding was making sure my grandfather who passed was with me on the big day. In order to do that, my dad wore one of his obnoxious plaid suit jackets while walking me down the aisle. Noah grew up playing Mario Cart 64 and at the wedding we … Continue reading Megan & Noah


A weekend escape to Dallas’ timeless Adolphus Hotel is a welcome revival of the lost art of service, wrapped in a blanket of history. And some good ‘ole Texas tall-tales too! by Laurette M. Veres This lone star landmark, built by beer baron, Adolphus Busch in 1912, is on the National Register of Historic Places. … Continue reading Dallas

Sarah & Reilee

Photo: Sarah Libby Photography Villa Antonia, Austin, Texas They met at Oklahoma State’s Camp Cowboy where they were both camp counselors. At Sarah’s very first camp, she met a boy named Reilee. Little did she know this meeting would change her life. Their friendship blossomed. “One of my funniest memories of our budding relationship was … Continue reading Sarah & Reilee

El Mangroove | Autograph Collection | Costa Rica

Relaxation is inevitable at this Autograph Hotel by Vicky Dill   Upon entering the private grounds of El Mangroove, an Autograph Collection Hotel, guests are immediately aware that they’ve entered a higher realm of sophistication. Strong, meandering trees, stand majestically in the entrance and define the wicked style of all that is El Mangroove. The … Continue reading El Mangroove | Autograph Collection | Costa Rica

Marisa & Dylan

Photo: Lulu Lopez Photography by Brogen Woodward Gown: WEDDING DRESS SHOPPING WAS SO MUCH FUN! I TRIED ON EVERYTHING. IT IS THE ULTIMATE “PLAYING DRESS UP” EXPERIENCE! “From the moment Dylan proposed to our wedding exit, the entire process was something I will cherish forever. It was full of such joy, blessings, and fun! It … Continue reading Marisa & Dylan

Priscilla & Justin

Photography: Maribel Gardea Designs by Creo by Stephanie DiCiro Priscilla and Justin got married on a Thursday at St. Leo, the Great Catholic Church in San Antonio. Priscilla walked down the aisle with a gorgeous ivory chiffon A-line dress with a sweetheart neckline that was purchased from David’s Bridal. The cocktail hour and reception were … Continue reading Priscilla & Justin