When it came to planning their wedding for fifty-three guests (thirty-nine adults and fourteen kids) in Hawaii, Billie and Ryen knew what they wanted more than anything: a sober, kid-friendly destination wedding on the island of Kauai. As Billie explained:
So the family of four packed up and headed to Kauai, with APW fave Jonas Seaman Photography in tow… and something pretty special happened:
Deciding to have a sober wedding was incredibly important to both Ryen and Billie—anything else wasn’t even an option:
In addition to celebrating sobriety and love, the pair wanted the focus to be on another incredibly important part of their lives:
And in the end, every single thing fell into place like they wanted—and needed—it to.