Engagement in the Park!

My fiancee (Jen Blanchard) and myself (Nicholas Stumpff) have been together for almost 2 years and she has made me the happiest man in the world since the day I met her.

Our engagement took place at Greensquare Park in Cedar Rapids at Uptown Friday Nights. The band playing was The Large Midgets, our friends and favorite band. I asked Steve Kapler, the lead singer, if he could help me out with my big moment. I chose to have the band play, The Wedding Singer song sang by Adam Sandler, "Wanna Grow Old With You" because this I cannot wait to spend the rest of my life with my sweetheart. Aside from this big moment for the two of us, I was also able to get my whole family and Jen's whole family to the park without Jen knowing, and I surprised her even more after she said "Yes!!" with the appearance of her parents, brother, and sisters. This was the best night of our lives and now we get to make plans to spend the rest of lives TOGETHER! This could not have went any better and I owe both mine and Jen's family, The Large Midgets, Steve Kapler, and the Jaycees a special thanks for helping me pull this off!!!

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Tammy says ... on Thursday, Aug 18 at 4:08 PM

I was there that night! Not knowing either of you personally, the purposal was very touching! Im not an emotional person but found I had a tear of happiness trickle down my cheek for the both of you! Best Wishes!

KaLynn says ... on Wednesday, Aug 17 at 12:52 PM

I watched all of the videos and just couldn't stop thinking about this proposal. How wonderfully simple and heartfelt! Congratulations and hope you win.

Aleasha L says ... on Tuesday, Aug 16 at 12:19 PM

So cute!!! Hope you win and have all the happiness you can dream of Jen!!!:)

Blair says ... on Tuesday, Aug 16 at 11:04 AM

Great video. Wish I could have been there to celebrate the engagement with you. Congratulations!

Renee says ... on Monday, Aug 15 at 8:12 AM

What a great way to propose. Congrats!

jandjsmama says ... on Monday, Aug 15 at 7:26 AM

XOXO <3 posted to all my friends on Facebook. PERFECT SONG for an eternity together! Good luck guys!

Felicia says ... on Monday, Aug 15 at 7:16 AM

i love this video more and more each time i watch it <3 love you guys and cant wait for your big day to come!!!!

Brandy Puissegur says ... on Sunday, Aug 14 at 7:40 PM

Love you Jen.. Congrats. .

Roy Purdie says ... on Sunday, Aug 14 at 5:35 PM


Lauren says ... on Tuesday, Aug 2 at 12:22 PM

I love my Jenny...and I'm so happy she's marrying a good man like Nick!

Debbie says ... on Thursday, Jul 21 at 11:45 AM

How sweet! This puts a happy year in my eye. Congrats.

Stumpffy14 says ... on Wednesday, Jul 20 at 11:18 AM

There is a video to come... for some reason it did not load with everything else. Working on getting that posted as soon as possible.

PATTY says ... on Wednesday, Jul 20 at 10:20 AM

BEAUTIFUL STORY!! Have many happy years together.

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