So today’s Travel Tuesday feature has a bit of a twist! It’s travel and love all mixed in one. I first read about Shaunte & Antoine on The Root.com and I was just smitten with their story. These two love birds met, fell in love and got engaged! But instead of a traditional engagement party the avid travelers decided to take their love on the road to family & friends.Read More
Antoine Kinch hopped onto an ottoman in a swanky New York City rooftop lounge to toast his fiancee and thank their family and friends for making it out to celebrate his and Shaunte Otey’s wedding engagement. Kinch, a 37-year-old engineer, spoke giddily about how he was marrying a longtime friend and a woman whom he at times refers to as a “unicorn” because he still can’t believe that she’s, well, real. Why? Otey, also a 37-year-old engineer, is black and—the adjective that makes her oh so surreal—fine.
“True”—one of Kinch’s engineer friends blurted out midtoast—“not a lot of cute, black female engineers,” he quipped, while everyone laughed. Kinch finished his speech and reminded everyone to use the hashtag #TeAndToine when sharing photos and video from the party on the Instagram, Twitter and Facebook accounts specifically created for their wedding-engagement tour.
Yep, you read that right: their tour.
The Root.com decided to do an article on us about the "Engagement Tour. Enjoy!Read More