A Facebook crush marked the beginning of a great love story for Kacey and Julian. Join us as we congratulate the happy couple.
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The couple will tie the knot on August 2, 2014 in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. The ceremony will include African-American cultural aspects and a teal, mint, blush pink and gold color scheme. Sounds fantastic!
Kacey and Julian attended college in the same state but they met at a party in their hometown during their winter break. Prior to actually meeting face-to-face, they had both already developed secret Facebook crushed on one another.
"Kacey is the most caring, open-hearted and inspiring woman that I've ever met," says Julia of his special lady. "She's also the most patient. I'm a Gemini and an artist. Trust me, I know more than a little bit about trying a person's patience. She's amazing. I could go on all day talking about my bride-to-be." How sweet!
"An all-time classic we love watching together is the film The 40 Year Old Virgin," says Kacey. "We have the same type of humor, so we love watching comedies together. We quote different sayings from that movie at the most inappropriate times. Ha!"
Kacey reveals the sexiest things about her man is "his brain and the way he thinks." She adds, "That has always been the sexiest part about him to me. This dude is talented and super smart. I call him my renaissance man!'
"I had a huge Facebook crush on Kacey before we ever met," says Julian. "We had mutual friends so I knew it was only a matter of time before I saw her in person. It was love at first sight, and once we started spending time together, I knew that was it for me!"
"Zoe McKenzie is our 3-year old daughter and the center of our lives," says Julian. "As a family we do everything together. It doesnt get any better than going to the movies, out to dinner and shopping with my girls. I'm a lucky guy!"
"Julian is the best man for me because he is the ying to my yang," says Kacey. "We are different in many ways but we are able to give each other a different perspective on things that we may be going through. He is handsome, highly motivated and the most amazing father to our daughter Zoe. All the things I could've ever dreamed of in a man."
"I was raised by my grandparents and they demonstrated what love and marriage is all about for me," says Julian. "I cant wait to experience every stage of marriage with my wife; the good and the bad. I'm also looking forward to being able to model that for my kids."
"He always tells me that he knew that I would be his wife one day," says Kacey. "He was really adamant about that since day one. His friends would say things like, 'There goes your wife!' And, that was long before we started dating. Talk about speaking things into existence!"
"She was the first person that I ever met that was ambitious, independent and fun all at the same time," says Julian. "We did everything together, and we really built our relationship on top of an amazingly strong friendship, one brick at a time."
The best gift that Julian ever got kacey? "My engagement ring hands down," she shares. "From the design of it to what it symbolizes. When he proposed to me he also bought our daughter Zoe a ring too, so I think that was really the icing on the cake."
The couple plans to head to a mediterranean oasis for their honeymoon. "We really want to honeymoon in Greece," says Kacey. "Something about that place is so breathtaking. We also hope to have our daughter Zoe experience the trip with us as well." Don't forget to leave the happy couple a little comment love below. Want to see your engagement photos featured in Just Engaged? Email us now.