Real Stories

A collection of LGBTQ+ love stories that will make your heart explode. From the love stories about where it all began, engagements, and weddings to lovers navigating the journey to parenthood, these are real love stories that celebrate all things LGBTQ+ love and relationships.

Kat & Polina – A Thrifted Backyard Chic Wedding Day

While they had thought of eloping, their Preist convinced them to have just a handful of their favorite people in attendance as they shared vows in their own backyard.

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Coralyn & Rowan – An Unsupportive Family and Relationship Challenges

Their journey to love has had its challenges, through unsupportive family relationships, ultimatums, and finding vulnerability they’ve overcome it all.

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Laura & Sarah – A Small Boho Backyard Wedding

Laura and Sarah are the classic story of falling in love with your straight best friend. Only it turned out, the feelings were mutual.

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Holly & Kate – A Nearly Ruined Surprise Proposal

Kate’s Dad almost blew the entire surprise proposal, but Holly still says that the proposal just before dinner was 100% a surprise.

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Katie & Rachel – A Fun, Bright Wedding at Quirk

Katie and Rachel married at Quirk, a fun, bright, modern wedding venue with a whole lot of personality and spark.

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Kayla & Maddy – A Pandemic-Inspired Virtual Wedding

They weren’t able to have any family or friends in attendance, so, Kayla and Maddy married in a forest surrounded by trees and cameras live streaming their ceremony.

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Freya, Hannah & Birdie – Conceived via IUI in the UK

After meeting on Tumblr in their teens, Hannah and Freya conceived their first child via IUI using a donor recruited anonymous sperm donor.

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Meredith & Rachel – A Quirky and Unique Wedding in Florida

Meredith and Rachel’s wedding day is filled with quirky little nods to inside jokes between them and elements that turn on the fun.

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Jennifer & Laura – Dual Easter Proposals and an Emotional Wedding

They each proposed on Easter morning and got to planning their emotional indoor wedding surrounded by their favorite people.

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Priscilla & Sarah – One Surprise Proposal Each

Their proposals couldn’t have been any more different, both perfectly unique and wonderful.