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A Love Story

I have not yet mentioned here on this platform how my husband and I became that - husband and wife! What a fun ride and a story I love to share.

Josh lived in NYC and visited his family in Houston where I lived for Christmas 2011. He grew up with my best friend Christina in Saudi Arabia and she dragged me out to meet him for a drink. I had zero interest in going out that night but relented after Christina made a bit of a stink about it. Boy am I glad I did!!

I can still see Josh walking out of his parents house to get into the car in my mind's eye very clearly - he was very good looking and wore a plaid button-down shirt. He and I immediately hit it off and he came to the yoga class that I taught two days later even though he had never been to a yoga class before, ever! It was so sweet and I was touched, not only was he hot but he was adventurous and clearly interested in me too.

Three months later, I moved to NYC!! I visited him twice during that time between our meeting and my moving and we started dating officially soon after I got there. I still remember all of those feelings of excitement and disbelief so viscerally that I get butterflies just thinking about it. We moved in together about 8 months later and the rest is history.

Just before our going away party to celebrate our move from NYC to LA in December 2015, he popped the question! He said that he could not imagine going on life's adventures with anyone else and I agreed wholeheartedly. I then spent the next 16 months planning our beautiful and whimsical wedding from afar <3

Love and Light


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