Once upon a time on a beautiful beach bathed in morning sunlight, a family circled up on the shore to celebrate the treasure of marriage and honor the vows spoken by Epi & Nicole as they became husband and wife. This was our youngest child, first to wed and my very first officiating experience… I’m pretty certain I was terrified but I have been immeasurably blessed as I revisited their ceremony to create this website. There are so many favorite moments…

The dream becomes a reality… Epi and Nicole

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the birth of ‘this bespoke heart’… Tyler and Dilyana

Tyler & Dil are the reason ‘this bespoke heart’ exists – our son Tyler is one of the greatest treasures God has shared with us on this journey in life. He has a heart bigger than the heavens, a smile that brightens the darkest room & a spirit that often leaps when steps are the appropriate course of action. Tyler is ALL-IN so when he finally found Dilyana, we could all breathe a little easier… little did we know this beautiful Bulgarian maiden would be his greatest adventure! Tyler asked for her hand in marriage and Dil asked if I would officiate their wedding. And the rest, as they say, is history…