Jesse and Chaochee

How We Met

We met very organically as we both decided to dine at a local ramen restaurant located between our neighborhoods. Since we were both eating alone we ended up sitting next to each other at the community table. As I struggled with the chopsticks I looked around to get a server’s attention to ask for fork. They were very busy and didn’t notice me. Chaochee took the liberty to teach me how to use chopsticks. I thought it was kind and genuine. We have been inseparable since.

How they asked

After asking his parents and daughters for their blessing, I asked Chaochee for his commitment outside of our favorite restaurant, Brix, located in Vintage Park in Houston, TX. Our conversation that led to the proposal was about his mom’s view culturally on her first born son’s homosexual relationship. Knowing I already had her blessing I responded with, “well she’s about to freak out then with what I’m about to do.” Down on one knee I went…


Special Thanks

C. Baron Photography
 | Photographer
Vintage Park
 | Location