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#TBT: That time we gave geeky dating advice

Last year, our friend Eric Smith released his hilarious and popular book, The Geek’s Guide to Dating. In advance of that, he asked some of his couple friends to help with short promotional videos to tell their geeky love stories.

So last July we shot our When Harry met Sally-style video at Quirk Books in Old City.  Continue reading #TBT: That time we gave geeky dating advice


Meet the bridesmaids

Our wedding party will be fairly small, and selecting bridesmaids for me was a no-brainer.

Amanda Boland, whom I’ve known since fifth grade, will be my maid of honor. I walked around the corner to her house one night in late August and gave her one of these with a little note inside.

Her first maid of honor duty was helping me put together similar gifts for the three bridesmaids — our best friends, Melissa Barrett, Sara Scholl and Leanne Salvadore. Continue reading Meet the bridesmaids

Meet the best man

The best man is Michael Butler, whom I first met when I was in seventh grade.

We’ve gone on a road trip together nearly every since 2005 — hiking Zion National Park, white water rafting in Colorado, spelunking in Kentucky and dolphin swimming in Biloxi. We’ve also taken a few international trips in their days together, including time in Panama and Ireland. Continue reading Meet the best man