They decided to give love another chance after their previous relationships did not workout, and Facebook dating was the place where they found each other. Their first official date was in Redlands, where they both believed would be nothing more than mediocre date, which in the end turned into hours of them talking as it felt like they had known each other for years. Their bond grew stronger and the connection felt real. Fast forward to many dates and adventures later, Ben proposed when they went on a trip with family to Carpinteria state beach. The rest is history!