It was a setup. When Anthony Ruegemer first started corresponding with a girl from Cincinnati on TradCircle, little did either of them suspect that she would make a point of introducing him to his future wife! When he came out to meet her - no light matter with a 13 hour drive involved - they… Continue reading Third YAG Wedding!
While Levi Giese and Jacinta Simpson didn't meet AT the YAG, they certainly met at St. Gertrude's here in West Chester. Raised Protestant, Levi had come for the Vigil of Pentecost with his brother Matthew shortly before the first YAG in 2016, and his reaction to Catholicism after that experience was: "Where do I sign… Continue reading Second YAG Wedding!
In future posts, all weddings between 2 YAG-attending persons shall be counted as YAG weddings. The YAGermeister forsees the accounting getting way too complicated 5 or 6 years down the line with "Not quite YAG wedding 16.3" and suchlike due to determinations of whether or not the couple "met" at the YAG or merely started… Continue reading Disclaimer
A grand total of 73 people descended upon St. Gertrude's July 12-14 for a weekend of good food, good friends, and good weather (even if the water main did break and the AC wasn't working consistently and there was a small fiasco with Amazon over the arrival of the nametags - hey, it was an… Continue reading 2019 YAG Recap