Posts tagged "marriage proposal"

There’s A Venti’s Worth Of Love In This Starbucks Marriage Proposal

Five years ago, Ethan Knapp and Kenna Rusk’s love story began at Starbucks when Ethan came in to turn in a job application while Kenna was working.
On October 16, Ethan fittingly popped the question to his girlfriend in front of the original Starbucks location in Seattle, bringing their love story full circle. On Thursday,…

Huffington Post Weird News / November 8, 2014

Dating Don’ts: Why Public Proposals Are Mortifying

A couple of weeks ago, I was sitting on a roof deck with two friends, enjoying the first rays of the pre-summer sun and drinking a beer when I looked up in the sky and saw someone’s life change. A skywriter was doggedly etching a message out into the cloudless blue expanse. We paused our…

Megan Reynolds / May 20, 2014

Amanda Bynes, You Are Loved

Even in the throes of her video-making, bong-throwing, wig-wearing, Twitter insulting breakdown, somebody still wants to marry Amanda Bynes. Melissa the Great (aka The Love Vault) of Tilicum, Washington, posted an impassioned Craigslist ad proposing her hand in “gay marriage” to Amanda:
“I have seen you since I was a young folk in high…

Ami Angelowicz / May 31, 2013

Please Tell Me Aerial Drone Marriage Proposals Are Not Going To Become A Trend

Another day, another couple finding a weird way to make their engagement our business. Today’s viral marriage proposal involves an aerial drone. (You know, like an aircraft without a human pilot. Kind of like a remote control car robot thingy with wings. You may have heard about them recently because the U.S. is currently using…

Ami Angelowicz / April 24, 2013

Is National Proposal Day The Most Unromantic Day Of The Year?

National Proposal Day — a made up holiday encouraging boyfriends and girlfriends everywhere to stop getting the milk for free and actually buy the horse or whatever. Created by somebody named John Michael O’Loughlin, “Proposal Day is not meant to be used to propose marriage to a person you don’t know very well,” he cautions.

Julie Gerstein / March 8, 2013

7 Signs He’s Not Planning On Proposing

Here are seven signs your boyfriend will not be popping the question anytime soon:
1. No introductions. He has not introduced you to hisfamily members and you have been dating for over a year.
2. No planning. He does not include you in his future plans (such as work, where he is moving, his travel).
3. Silence. He doesn’t talk about marriage or having…

YourTango.com / December 30, 2012

Photographer Secretly Snaps Marriage Proposal In Park

If you want advice on how to propose, gentlemen, this is how to do it: a lovely walk at twilight (nature’s perfect lighting!), solemnly down on one knee, in private. The fact that a photographer just happened to secretly spot the proposal in an Austin, Texas, park just makes it all the more beautiful. What…

Jessica Wakeman / August 9, 2012

A Death-Defying Graffiti Proposal Comes True

Drew met Chelsea when his band, Drew and the Medicinal Pen, came through Perth, Australia. Chelsea wasn’t supposed to be working that night, and she had just broken up with a long-term boyfriend that day, but the connection between the two was clear. After years of writing letters and swapping tapes, Chelsea moved to Brookly…

Julie Gerstein / July 20, 2012

The Tastiest Marriage Proposal Ever

This is the perfect marriage proposal for a taco lover. Is that pork and shrimp in there? And hopefully a ring? All you have to do is take a bite if your answer is yes. Oh, and it’s probably best to propose when she’s hungry. [Neatorama]…

Ami Angelowicz / March 25, 2012

A Super Mario Brothers Proposal Is Not For Everyone — But It Was For This Girl

If my marriage proposal involved video games in any way, I would cry tears of despair. This chick, April, however, cried tears of joy when her boyfriend proposed to her after decking out their apartment like a Super Mario Brothers game. (This video is a year old, but sorry, it’s adorable!) Maybe whe…

Jessica Wakeman / April 23, 2011