I could talk with Josh for hours about anything and he always had me laughing!
Of course, I thought he was handsome, but how he made me feel really attracted me to him.
How far away did the two of you live from each other? Josh was waiting for me at my door with an umbrella in hand as he opened the car door for me. We went to a wine bar downtown, which was a cute intimate spot.Drinks turned into dinner, and we spoke and laughed for hours.I was ready to start dating, but my social life consisted of gym time, adventure races and I wasn’t open to meeting “Mr. He is a big kid with a bigger heart and has an amazing effect on people around him simply because of his genuinity.As much of an attention-lover as he is, he was shy in the romance area (which I absolutely adored!Not wanting the night to end, we went to a coffee shop before Josh dropped me home.
I knew I would have a great time with Josh as we had spoken for two weeks on the phone before our first date.
) So obviously, Fitness Singles was the perfect way to break the ice.
We had the typical online dating beginning, chatting online for a few days, chatting on the phone for a few days… We met for lunch at a fun restaurant at the mall — yes, I played it safe (i.e.
He began making a lei from the frangipanis as we watched the sunset. These whales headed straight for us and gave us a beautiful show of tail flapping, rolling and jumping with joy. We watched the whales say “goodbye” and before the last rays of sun, we were gone. The moment our vows were done, we paddled off into the sunset.
It was so magical, the sunset, the islands in the background, the huge happy whales. At that moment, Andy asked me to stand up and close my eyes. Remember we were on a small jutty on the side of a cliff and drinking wine! When I opened my eyes, Andy was on his knee holding the lei out that he had just made. It was an absolutely magical day and honestly, since our first date in 2009 it has been nothing less than magical.
What I didn't know, was that was to be the last first date of my life! Married October 5, 2013 Ryan and I met for the first time online at Fitness Singles in September of 2012.