Katie & Charlie

Fiery, Vibrant, Outspoken and Honest were some of the adjectives Charlie used to describe his future wife, Katie, when they first met almost seven years ago. It didn’t hurt that he loved her radiant smile and laugh that made him smile every time he heard it. For Katie, it was love almost at first sight.…

Onsa & Ali

A chance meeting in 2012 at a gathering of mutual friends would lead to love and marriage for 18-year old Onsa Saed and 22-year old Ali Khan. The two had a “great conversation” that evening and before he left Ali made sure he had Onsa’s phone number so he could continue talking to the pretty…

Autumn & Joe

When Autumn Roberti met her friend Jen Calahan’s brother, Joe, little did she know that introduction would lead to them tying the knot not once, but twice. When the Marines Corps assigned Joe to duty in Okinawa, Japan, he asked Autumn to join him there so they could be married. She immediately packed her bags…

Vanessa & Joel

In March, 2012, when Vanessa Rodriguez was working as a server at Jinju Sushi in Woodland she got something way better than a generous tip: an introduction from the head chef to his friend Joel Nafziger. An instant mutual attraction led to a first date, then another, and another – culminating in their wedding story.…

Niamh & John

When professional rugby player and Ireland native John Quill was offered a spot on the new U.S. National Rugby team in Sacramento, he jumped at the chance. When he told his girlfriend Niamh (pronounced Neev) about the exciting opportunity she agreed to accompany him to Sacramento. Shortly before they made their long journey to Northern…

Macee & Geoffrey

In 2013 when Macee Hall would go with her friend KC over to their friend Shawn’s house Geoffrey Lozada would almost always be there. Early on Macee and Geoffrey started flirting but for quite awhile it never went any further than that, even though KC and Shawn kept telling the two that they were sure…

Gretchen & Don

Love was on the horizon for Don Antonio and Gretchen Tapang when the two young teenagers – Don was 15, Gretchen, 14, met at their church. That meeting would lead to a 10-year courtship that ended with their wedding on May 6, 2016. Here is part of their story: In the summer of 2015 the…

Lindsey & Derek

Serendipity strikes, sometimes in a series of moments. Derek and Lindsey had a date with destiny, and destiny revisited them time and again. It was this notion of being in the right place at the right time which inspired their courtship, engagement, and eventually their wedding. They chose this idea as the theme for their…