Kaitlyn and Alec
How We Met
I met Kaitlyn on June 15, 2014. I took her to a sushi restaurant near where she lived. The food was decent but our night was perfect. The following date we went to the movies but I remembered she had mentioned she likes oreos so I brought with us a box of double stuff oreos which we stuck into the movies and she absolutely loved it. We continued to have a wonderful evening. I am so thankful and blessed to have this woman by my side. She is amazing in every way and I look forward to our future together.
how they asked
I’ve known I wanted to ask Kaitlyn to marry me for a long time now. I got her special ring many months ago but wanted to wait for the right time to do it. I wanted it to be very special for her. I decided to take her on a hot air balloon ride for her birthday and got a secret photographer to capture the big moment. A big MARRY ME sign was also being held by a ground crew on a random farm field so when we passed over it she would see. I was a nervous wreck leading up to this because there were many moving parts. During the balloon ride I got everyones attention and got down on one knee and told her she is the most amazing woman in the world. I asked, “Kaitlyn Cotton, Will you marry me?” Her voice so cute as she cried. She said yes
She had mentioned long ago about how cute it would be if there was a picture of Bella (her cat) in the ring box so I added it with the ring. She absolutely loved it.