The Journal

Your source for ethical inspiration

Filter by Category:

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Travis and Dominique

Meet Travis and Dominique, our September featured (and newly engaged) couple! The adorable pair have been together for almost 3 years and met nearly 5 years ago when Travis began working at the church Dominique was attending. They both are from South Orange County,...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Emily and Ryo

Meet Emily and Ryo, our June featured couple. Boston-grown, but now Berlin-based, these two got engaged and married within one week! Now, it’s time for them to start married life back in Europe and make some new memories together! The...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Dani and James

Meet Dani and James, our May featured couple. After meeting in college through their mutual love of basketball, they found out how much they had in common and how much they liked each other. After many adventures and memories together, they're ready...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Michelle and Dan

Meet Michelle and Dan, our April featured couple. Both from Minnesota with a fair amount of time spent in sunny Southwest Florida, their engagement took place on the sandy beaches of Captiva Island in Florida, and their wedding is set to be...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Christine and Edwin

Meet our March featured couple, Christine and Edwin Carranza. After commemorating their 20 year anniversary with an upgraded engagement ring from MiaDonna, this couple is passing on their wisdom and advice for all couples looking to have a successful and...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Alex and Jordan

Meet Alex and Jordan, our February featured couple. Originally both from Tennessee, their engagement took place in Brazil, and their wedding is set for January 4th, 2020! A truly magical wedding coming up next winter.  Alex and Jordan have been...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Chelsea and Long

Meet Chelsea and Long, our first featured couple of 2019. Beginning as friends who bonded over pumpkins and corn mazes, cheesecake and sports games, and the root of their relationship being within their faith, these two fell madly in love...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Kristy and Joseph

Meet Kristy and Joseph, our latest featured couple! Believe it or not, this duo has known each other since 8th grade and even studied in high school and college together. Their story was born in Atlanta, Georgia and boy does...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Emily and Jake

Written by Jessica Kennedy Meet our latest featured couple, Emily and Jake! We start this love story back in high school where the two had known each other through their mutual interest of band. Plus it helped that they hung...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Grace and Ethan

Written by Jessica Kennedy Meet Grace and Ethan, our featured couple this month! The couple met over a dating app in August of 2016 and soon made plans to meet in person the following Labor Day weekend. By November, they...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Becca and Fisher

Written by Carly Burkhartsmeyer Meet Becca and Fisher, our latest featured couple! This Georgia couple has been together for four years now, after being set up by mutual friends from college. Becca and Fisher love to travel and take a...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Will and Presley

Written by Carly Burkhartsmeyer Meet Will and Presley, the latest MiaDonna featured couple! The two met after their freshman year of college as summer camp counselors at Camp Ozark in Arkansas. They didn’t come into contact all that often, but...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Michael and Susie

Written by Mia Berard Meet MiaDonna featured couple Michael and Susie! The lovely pair has been together for two years and currently resides in Escondido, California. After serving in the young adults’ group at Marantha Chapel for a few years,...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Nicole and Sean

Written by Mia Berard Meet these two lovebirds: Nicole and Sean. Having now been together for just over two years, their story is nothing short of a real-life romantic comedy. Sean had been bouncing around California for a while, but...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Kestrel and Drew

Written by Mia Berard Meet our featured couple, Kestrel and Drew! Kestrel is originally from Wisconsin, while Drew is from San Diego. Today, the duo live together in sunny San Diego with their two pups. Their journey together all started 3...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Gandhi and Ali

Meet Mahatma (aka Gandhi) and Natalia (aka Ali)! Though they were both born in the Philippines, they now reside in New York, where they first met. When their paths first crossed ten years ago in the Empire State, Gandhi and...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Ashley and Sean

Meet newlyweds Ashley and Sean! Both natives to Oregon, they grew up merely ten miles from each other and didn’t know what the future had in store for them. In 2014, they were introduced by their mutual friend Elle at...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Will and Nicole

Meet longtime sweethearts Will and Nicole. Having met through their mutual love of Jeeps and outdoors, they soon became more than friends. While Will is a native of Connecticut, Nicole came from Long Island, New York. These days, they’re cozied...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Karen and Jared

What happens when you’re waiting alone in front of a local cupcake shop waiting for your date to arrive for the first time? You marry him of course! Meet Karen and Jared, a vibrant couple from Portland, Oregon. Though they’ve...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Kara and John

We’re delighted to share with you the story of a MiaDonna couple who recently celebrated their one year wedding anniversary. Get to know the lovely couple as told by Kara and John themselves! On January 9, 2010 an air traffic...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Jana and Travis

Jana and Travis, a lovely couple from South Denver, were kind enough to share their love story with us. Though they were connected after matching on a dating app, but it turns out that their story goes back further. They...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Rebecca and Leah

Congratulations to the newlywed couple, Mrs. Rebecca and Leah Weikowski! After connecting online in 2013 and exchanging messages for a week, they met for drinks. They soon learned that their love was inevitable after discovering their shared love for science,...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Natalie and Walker

Congratulations to the newly engaged couple! We are delighted to share Natalie and Walker’s love story. Natalie is a native from Spokane, WA and Walker is originally from Centerville, UT. After meeting at a Utah Valley University event, Natalie remembers...

Featured Couples

Be the Next MiaDonna Featured Couple!

Have you been proposed to or did you propose with a MiaDonna® engagement ring or wedding band? If so, let us make YOU a Star! Would you like to be MiaDonna's next featured couple… Because we would love for it...

Featured Couples

Featured Couple - Meet Roger and Niki

Congratulations Roger and Niki! In April we received this lovely message from a happily engaged couple, who we were lucky enough to spend time with in our Portland, OR showroom. We have chosen them as our newest Featured Couple and...