Mr. & Mrs. Ruiz

This week's WeddingCrushWednesday couple goes to Mr. & Mrs. Ruiz. I went to high school with Jesus (also known as/better known as "Baby"). We are now neighbors and it was a true pleasure to sit down and talk with him and his beautiful wife, Janisha about their wedding experience. The two reside and Northern Virginia and have two beautiful little girls. Janisha works for Comcast in their virtual inbound sales department and Jesus works as a Field Supervisor for a flooring comp

Mr. & Mrs. Radford

This week’s WeddingCrushWednesday couple goes to a couple I admire and respect so much. This week I feature my pastor and first lady, Mr. & Mrs. Radford. Jesse Radford III and Almeta Radford are such an awesome couple and every time I’m in their presence I feel nothing but genuine love for others as well as for each other. The two, head of The Upper Room Christian Cathedral in Manassas, Virginia, have been a living example to so many couples on how to love and cherish your sp

Mr. & Mrs. Ross

This week's WeddingCrushWednesday couple goes to Mr. & Mrs. Ross. I've known Dakida for almost 9 years, as we are both members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and attended Norfolk State University for our undergraduate degrees. Always referring to her as 'big sis', when I reached out to her, she was more than happy, with her husband Edward (referenced as 'EJ' in the interview), to sit with me and talk about their wedding experience. The two, starting their love story in

Mr. & Mrs. Wiggins

This week's WeddingCrushWednesday couple goes to Mr. & Mrs. Wiggins. Andreia and I met through our great friend and soror, Jessica, who was also featured earlier this year with her husband Steven. Andreia has always been a sweet individual and I was more than happy to interview her and her husband Devone about their wedding experience. The couple resides in the Hampton Roads area and has a beautiful family including their daughter and son. Devone works as a mental health cou

Mr. & Mrs. Killings

This week’s WeddingCrushWedneday is a couple I adore. They both have awesome personalities and most importantly to me have God in the center of their marriage. I met Denise and Desmond through my sister in law where we all are now members of TheUpper Room Christian Cathedral in Manassas, Virginia. Denise did my hair, for the first time, for my baby shower and I had a blast hanging out with both her and her husband, Desmond. The two, high school sweethearts, moved from Rochest

Mr. & Mrs. Williams

This week's WeddingCrushWednesday couple goes to Mr. & Mrs. Williams. I met Corey and Taneilya a few years ago when they both started playing on my co-ed flag football team. Unfortunately Taneilya's football career was short-lived after an injury, but the two have remained good friends. As my team met back up to start preparing for our upcoming season, I was honored to reunite with the two and discuss their wedding experience. The two purchased their first home almost two yea

Mr. & Mrs. Peoples

This week's WeddingCrushWednesday couple goes to one of my best friends and her husband, Mr. & Mrs. Peoples. Jessica is truly like a sister to me. I met them both at Norfolk State University and Jessica, myself, and two other ladies, Whitney and Adeylah created a small 'innocent' gang known as SFAM. Since freshman year Jessica and I have been extremely tight. I have watched her and Steven blossom into a beautiful couple that strives to put God and their love in the center of

Mr. & Mrs. Foster

This week's WeddingCrushWednesday couple goes to Mr. & Mrs. Foster. I have known Jenaya for over a decade. She has always been such a beautiful person inside and out. I had the pleasure of knowing her mother very well, as she was a teacher at my high school. I considered her mother as my adopted "Auntie" and it is truly evident where Jenaya gets her beautiful spirit from. Not too long ago my aunt suggested that I interview her nurse for my #WCW feature and I was surprised and

Mr. & Mrs. Dixon

This week's WeddingCrushWednesday couple goes to Mr. & Mrs. Dixon. I had the pleasure of being introduced to this lovely couple over a year ago when my husband coached their son, Chris, in football. Although I've only had a few encounters with this couple I picked up on their genuine and positive vibes immediately. I am friends with the couple on Facebook and I see the great connection and bond that these two share and was honored to share their wedding experience. Please tak

Mr. & Mrs. Jeffries

This week's WeddingCrushWednesday couple goes to Mr. & Mrs. Jeffries. I had the pleasure of meeting the bride, Amanda, when I was a Pharmacy Technician Instructor at a vocational school in Northern Virginia. Amanda was one of my evening students and I adored her as a person and student. She is a little compact individual with an amazing personality and I always knew that she would be a success at whatever she set out to do. I was excited to reconnect and interview her and he

Mr. & Mrs. Korcel

I'm soooooo excited to post my first #WCW Wedding Crush Wednesday couple of 2016 as Mr. & Mrs. Korcel. Christie is extended family, sister of my sister-in-law and I was honored to sit down with her and her husband, Brent, to talk about their beautiful Destination Wedding. With the two both residing in Northern Virginia, they decided to get married in Pawleys Island, SouthCarolina, a place special and dear to them. The two make a beautiful couple and have plans to own their fi

Mr. & Mrs. Osborne

This week's #WCW couple is one very special to me. I present my parents, Robert and Sherry Osborne, as this week's Wedding Crush Wednesday couple. My parents just recently celebrated 29 years of marriage and from them I have learned so many valuable lessons to carry into my marriage. Some good, some bad, but all in all, they have taught me a lot about marriage. I decided to feature them this week to share how it was to get married in the 80s. The two, very young and in love,

Mr. & Mrs. Franklin

This week's #WCW goes to my brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Christopher and Jaime Franklin. Chris and Jaime have been together ever since I can remember. Dating back to their juvenile days, the two practically grew up together. They reside in Northern Virginia with their beautiful kids, my niece and nephew, 'Ry' and 'Tre'. The couple love to vacation with Jaime’s family to South Carolina and have possible plans of relocating there, in the future. Please read along to see ho

Mr. & Mrs. Wilson

This week's #WCW is amazing! Mr. & Mrs. Wilson seem like a couple you want to meet and befriend. I had the best conversation with the gorgeous bride, Missy Wilson about her and her husband's (Craig Wilson) wedding experience. Unfortunately the Mr. was under the weather and we had to communicate via email, but these two are amazing. Missy, a Graphic Designer for AIG and Craig, an Internal Auditor for Exxon Mobil; the two reside in Houston, Texas living as happy newlyweds. I ap

Mr. & Mrs. Peyton

This week's #WCW couple goes Mr. & Mrs. Peyton. I've known Patrice for a long time now. She and I both attended high school together. She has always been super sweet and I am happy to see she found her soul mate, Spike. The two live in the Northern Virginia area. Spike works as a dispatcher for a local HVAC company and Patrice works in the health care field, as a nurse in pain management. The two have talked about trying to start having children sometime next year, but for no

Mr. & Mrs. Johnson

This week's #WCW has a different story than my previous couples. Patrice and Dexter, close friends of mine, went against the 'traditional wedding' ceremony and had a civil ceremony. Working with Patrice for a few years, at my previous job, she and I became very good friends and our families mesh very well together. The couple resides in Maryland, where they purchased their first home last year. They have a beautiful blended family including their four children and newest memb

Mr. & Mrs. DeSilva

This week's #WCW Wedding Crush Wednesday couple goes to my beautiful cousin, Niaren and her husband Lawrence, referred to as Nia and Larry in the interview. These two had a magical wedding just recently and I am so sorry that I missed it. They currently reside in New York and both live very busy lives, but were gracious enough to take the time to share their wedding experiences with me. Please read along to see how these too planned their wedding day around their love for eac

Mr. & Mrs. Gibbs

This week's #WCW couple is a couple that I have known for some years now. Eugene and Tanisha, better known to me as 'Gene' and 'Slim', dated while attending NSU with myself and other previously featured Wedding Crush Wednesday couples. I always knew they would get married. These two have always seemed like the perfect couple and talking to them during the interview, I am definitely convinced that they are. They reside in the Northern Virginia area and have an adorable son, Ca

Mr. & Mrs. Ford

This week's #WCW couple goes to Mr. & Mrs. Ford, a couple that I stalked their wedding pictures on Instagram. Porshe and I both attended Norfolk State University and became members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc under the Delta Epsilon Chapter. The two reside in North Carolina and have the cutest 'accents', in my opinion. They both have 7 year old sons and are looking to expand their family in the near future. Knowing each other since high school, the two reconnected and

Mr. & Mrs. Nixon

This week's #WCW couple goes to a loving local couple, Mr. & Mrs. Nixon. Amanda and Kenny live in Northern Virginia where Kenny and I actually went to high school together. The couple has mutual friends with me and other previous #WCW couples and it was truly a pleasure getting to talk to them on how they planned their wedding. Amanda and Kenny found love in a way they both least expected, but realized that even as unexpected as it was, they were destined for a lifetime toget