Avery and Michael’s love story began at a lively bar in the Houston Heights. From the very beginning, sparks flew. The pair spent the entire evening laughing and singing karaoke. The night culminated in a sweet, lingering kiss before parting ways. Avery says, “Michael then texted me at 2:35 a.m. saying, ‘This is Michael. Please kiss me again. Forever.’ And the rest was history!”
Marissa and Seth’s paths first crossed on the University of Houston campus. They found themselves in a tutoring lab for statistical notation, looking to each other for help. As the semesters progressed, their bond deepened with every study session and Marissa’s not-so-subtle hints. Groom says, “She would send me portraits of the incredible landscapes and places she would adventure to and capture. It was as if I had my very own personal Instagram feed from the girl in stats lab.”
Melanie and Adam’s story began on a dating app like so many modern romances. The pair made an exception to their usual first-date rule and opted for dinner over drinks. After hours of conversation and bonding over a mutual love for the University of Michigan, the pair knew they had discovered something special.
Chelsea, new to Houston, caught Ricky’s attention with her Miami University shirt. This seemingly ordinary moment turned into an incredibly memorable one when Ricky offered to be Chelsea’s personal tour guide. Their connection was instant, and it wasn’t long before the sounds of “Mrs. Officer” by Lil Wayne echoed in Ricky’s car, marking the beginning of their love journey.
Sebastian and Christa had only been dating for a month before Hurricane Harvey struck Houston in 2017. After deciding to ride out the storm together, they realized they had something truly special.