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.

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Leonie & Trudie – Marriage After 16 Years Together

After 16 years together, and exactly 11 years to the date after their commitment ceremony, Leonie and Trudie finally got to marry each other.

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Christina & Donna – An Emotional Leap Year Wedding

Their proposal might have been unconventional, but for this couple who’ve known each other for more than 17 years, it was perfectly them.

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Amanda & Tracy – A Blended Family and Elopement

This is both their second marriages, and they knew that their love couldn’t wait. Without proposals, they began to plan their elopement, blending together their two families.

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Amy & Lani – A Very Colorful Inspired Elopement in California

After two-years of long distance dating between Japan and California, Amy and Lani made home in California. This colorful styled elopement celebrates their love.

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Amy & Marcy – A Laid-Back, Unique, Intimate Forest Elopement

Amy and Marcy are both in their 50’s – it took them each a little while to find their person. They celebrate marriage in a totally unique and laid-back ceremony in the forests of Oregon.

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Gabe & Sophie – A Country Chic Wedding in the Hunter Valley

Gabe and Sophie shared a meaningful country-chic wedding day in the Hunter Valley. Their day was meaningful, and the party went well into the night.

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Nadia & Sheika – A Meaningful Elopement at Joshua Tree

Nadia and Sheika didn’t let COVID stand in the way of celebrating their marriage. Their Joshua Tree elopement included family and friends in virtual but meaningful ways.

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Darah & Jessica – A Beach Wedding on a Military Base

It’s challenging dating someone in the military who’s away for work for months on end, but every sacrifice has been worth it to be together.

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Brianna & Kimberly – A Rustic Country Barn Wedding

Brianna & Kimberly love country music, and their rustic barn wedding in Pennsylvania was the perfect wedding for them.

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Emmi & Jess – An Indoor Rustic Wedding

They wanted a garden wedding, but the weather meant they had to move their ceremony indoors – it was still perfect.