Our Story

We are Valerie and David

David is a commercial photographer. Originally from Santa Barbara, David moved to New York in 2003 and returned five years later to complete his degree from Brooks Institue of Photography. 

 

David met Valerie at a house warming party shortly after he returned from New York. After being tasked with greeting Valerie, they proceeded to talk the entire night. By the time the party had ended, they'd made plans for their first date.

 

Valerie is marketing consultant and part-time professor at Santa Barbara City College. Originally from Diamond Bar, she attended College at UC Santa Barbara and eventually made her way to Orange County. 

 

After his graduation, David and Valerie gave up long distance dating, moved to Silver Lake, Old Town Orange and eventually Anaheim where they currently reside.

 

Valerie and David were married in Santa Barbara on September 6, 2014. They started this blog to chronical the wonderful events of their nuptuals and share their adventures with friends and family.

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"There’s a faith in loving fiercely 

the one who is rightfully yours" - David Whyte

 

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