This post is a bit long, so we encourage you to put on some Robin Thick, cozy up to your loved one, and hopefully help us wish Kyle + Ashley a long future together!!!!!

Jenny and I wanted our readers, as well as Kyle + Ashley's extended family to have all the inside scoop on how this super cute couple met, and finally, all the details of how Kyle decided to get down on one knee and and ask Ashley for her hand in marriage. So, we asked her friends and family to give us the inside story:

Ashley and Kyle first met through mutual friends at SMU. She happened to be over at his townhouse one day while he was making himself breakfast (around noon - they were on college time). He was training for Mr. SMU at the time, a body building competition, and wasn't wearing a shirt while he was whipping up his healthy concoction of yogurt and oats. It only took ten minutes for them to be stuck on each other. Even though they didn't see each other much for the next two years, when they final did bump into each other fate set in. They both ended up at a mutual friends party one night. Ashley showed up and said hi to everyone in the group but him, too shy to speak to let alone make eye contact with the guy, then she went and sat down in a chair as far away from him as possible. That wasn't going to stop Kyle though, a few minutes later he got up and pulled a chair over next to her. Ashley couldn't believe it. She thought her heart was going to jump right out of her chest. They sat together and talked and goofed around for the rest of the evening. At the end of the night when she got up to leave he attempted to get her number many times, at first she denied him but his persistence paid off... its all history from there. They finished out their last years of college - walking with each other to class each day and going out or studying at night. Ashley watched Kyle graduate and start his career and a year later Kyle did the same with Ashley. From there life got even better, they started to travel when they could, taking many trips around the country and to find the best undiscovered beaches and even spent two weeks in Europe. On their two and a half year "anniversary," Kyle took Ashley back to her hometown of Park City, Utah and after a day of snowboarding he led her to the top of the mountain, got down on one knee, and proposed. She said yes.

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Ashley and Kyle Brinkley says: Wednesday, March 3, 2010, 9:47 PM

Jenny and Eddie - Oh my Gosh!! Words can not describe!!! We just saw these for the first time!! They are amazing!! Thank you soo much for giving us the most beautiful wedding photos we could have ever imagined and being such great friends to us on such an important day! You did an amazing job and we are so excited to have such beautiful memories to look back on.

Jenny Martell says: Thursday, March 4, 2010, 1:45 PM

Tropical Occasions was a total pleasure to work with, we very much appreciated their patience and eagerness to help us during K+A special time spent in Costa Rica! Hope we get to work together again... keep your fingers crossed!!


Celina Gomez says: Thursday, March 4, 2010, 3:36 PM

Wow seriously... these are crazy awesome.. I'm in love.

K that's all ;-)


Jenny Martell says: Friday, March 5, 2010, 12:10 PM

Thanks Celina or the comment... much appriciated

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Wow! This was a truly incredible wedding! Kyle and Ashley are a true blessing inside and out! Jenny and I totally reflected back on all the observations that were made during the wedding, and have concluded that Ashley and Kyle are totally remarkable people, and everything that their family had shared with all of us, was clearly spot on! Not only are they a beautiful couple, but more importantly their kindness and passion for life is totally evident. Kyle + Ashley, this is just a sneak peak of what awaits ..... more to come!!! Stay Tuned for PART I Wedding @ the Peninsula Papagayo Four Seasons!!!!

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Ashley Levitz Brinkley says: Monday, February 22, 2010, 1:01 PM

Jenny and Eddie - These are AMAZING!!! Oh My God, Kyle and I are soo excited, I don't even know what to say! You two are unbelievable, these are the most unique and incredible shots we have ever seen! We had so much fun with you both in Costa Rica and are so happy we were able to spend that special time with you. We absolutely can not wait to see the rest.

Shelley Levitz says: Tuesday, February 23, 2010, 11:24 AM

Jenny and Eddie......I'm completely stunned over how beautiful and creative these pictures are. You are both so talented. Ashley and Kyle, you are the most beautiful couple I've ever seen. These pictures capture both your physical perfection and the love you two have for each other. I can't wait to see what's next from Jenny and Eddie!

Ryan Levitz says: Tuesday, February 23, 2010, 12:08 PM

Good play guys. Ashley and Kyle look great! Keep up the good work.

Maite Matos says: Tuesday, February 23, 2010, 2:15 PM

Just amazing!!!

Kyle Brinkley says: Tuesday, February 23, 2010, 11:46 PM

Jenny and Eddie -
These pictures are amazing! We had so much fun with you guys that day, so glad we have these! Ashley and I cannot thank you both enough for everything, can't wait to see the wedding photos.

Aimee Monihan says: Thursday, March 4, 2010, 10:23 AM

These photos are INSANE, from the classic shots at Wedding to the creative shoot next day. I am blown away, and I have seen hundreds upon hundreds of weddings, this is by far the best!. Kyle and Ashley you guys are such a stunning couple and mixed with the genius of your amazing photographers this is simply mindblowing. The pool shots are my favorite as well as the fun model poses on lawn in front of reception site. We will always feel so honored to have been your planners and to have played a role on this fabulous event- wishing you all the very best!!

Valerie Pearson says: Tuesday, March 9, 2010, 11:24 AM

OMG!!! The pictures in the pool are AMAZING!!!!!!!!

These just might be my favorite pics of all time... and that is hard to say. You guys constantly are outdoing yourself on every shoot.... but this one literally tops them all!!!!

I LOVE these pictures!!!!!!

And the ones on the beach are steamy too! H-O-T-T hot!

Angelica Figueroa says: Tuesday, March 16, 2010, 4:19 PM

W-O-W!!! This shooting in Costa Rica is my FAVORITE!! Both parts I and II are totally amazing, creative, artistic and just plain beautiful! Love the pictures in the sand and the water!!

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