Love found Bethany and Doug in the grocery store aisle. The two met while working at a local store one summer -- Bethany needed a second job to cover the purchase of her first home, and Doug had taken the job as a postgraduation gig while looking for a position in his field.
The Bride Bethany Nash, 29, government
The Groom Jason (Doug) Bird, 29, IT
The Date June 9
Two-and-a-half years later, while the two enjoyed dinner at a local restaurant, Doug proposed to Bethany with a ring she had picked out. With the help of a wedding planner, the couple pulled off a wedding celebration at the State Botanical Garden in Athens that boasted a modern vintage style and a bird motif in honor of the groom's last name.