Erica & Ben: An Outdoor Wedding in Miami Beach, FL

Erica first caught the eye of Ben in a seminar at the University of Florida where they were both pursuing master degrees. They started dating, and after four years, the couple decided to build something together -- a life. Ben took Erica ring shopping where she picked out the perfect diamond. The Bride Erica Nelles, 29, architect The Groom Ben McGuirl, 32, architect The Date May 31 The only question left was when Ben would propose! Erica was sure Ben would pop the question at home, so she was completely surprised when he pulled out the ring while they were visiting Golden Gate State Park on a trip to San Francisco to see Erica's parents. It was really special to be able to share the engagement with my family, Erica says.