Taryne and Mick's Hot Air Balloon Proposal


How We Met

I was tired of meeting guys at the gym (where I work) so I gave online dating a chance…and it worked! We were dating for 7months before I met his kids and then he knew it was for real. We dated for over a year enjoying life filled with outdoor activities like hiking and snowboarding, tubing, biking and wineries before he popped the question in July.

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how they asked

We were visiting Southern California to see my family and since our birthdays are a week apart I decided to take him on a hot air balloon ride over the wineries of Temecula for his birthday… He apparently had a plan of his own. He waited until almost the end of the flight and leaned over to tell me some sweet nothings into my ear then next thing I know he’s down on one knee with the most perfect ring!

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The ring was personally designed by him after snooping my private Pinterest pages. Champagne flowed and other passengers assisted with pictures to remember the special moment. I couldn’t have dreamed of a more perfect proposal.

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