Celebrate With Us On Our Wedding Day
May 14th, 2016

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Yomi Shobowale

Groom

Yomi is the first son and second child of his parents. He grew up both in Lagos and in the United States. He obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Kansas and the University of South Florida. His got his masters in Chemical engineering from University of South Florida and his MBA at Arizona state university. Yomi is a very driven person...

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Eji Ativie

Bride

Eji comes from a large family; she is the first child of her parents and also has six siblings. If you ask me to describe one or two things that stands out about Eji, it will have to be her gregarious, bubbly personality and her compassion. I guess these are a few traits that I found attractive and makes me love her so much. She has been such a positive influence in...

Our Love Story

  • How We Met

    I had just moved to Philadelphia about 2months prior and was still getting to know people around the area. On this faithful evening in October, a new friend I had met...

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    15 Oct, 2010
  • 10 Dec, 2010

    Our First Date

    Yomi and I hung out quite a lot before our official first date. He would always stop to see me on his way back from work just to spend some time with me...

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  • The Proposal

    For some odd reason, Boo likes to plan things during my study periods lol. I was preparing for a test the Thursday before Valentine’s Day and we had already discussed...

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    11 Feb, 2012

Wedding Party

  • Shola Makinde

    BEST MAN

    Due to Yomi and I living in different parts of the country for the entirety of the time that he has dated Eji, [...]

  • Emeka Iwuagwu

    GROOMSMAN

    You know I don't honestly remember exactly when/how I met Yomi. I know it was over over 14 yrs ago, [...]

  • Ehinomen Oigbokie

    GROOMSMAN

    DI met Yomi through his cousin; Shola at the University of South Florida, during our junior year. [...]

  • Ella Ativie

    MAID OF HONOR

    I am Ella, Eji's cousin. Over the years, abundant blessings have come upon Eji and Yomi as a [...]

  • Adeola Fadumiye

    BRIDESMAID

    Yomi, famously nicknamed by me as Yummy-Munchy, is the perfect match for Eji. His personality is exactly [...]

  • Dee Olateru

    BRIDESMAID

    Flashback (or is it #tbt these days?) to Fall 2005 at Winona State University (woot woot Go Warriors!!). [...]

“I never thought I'd find someone that I couldn't see myself without."

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Event & Parties

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ENGAGEMENT & TRADITIONAL WEDDING

March 11th, 2016

All Seasons Multipurpose Hall
Agbara, Ogun State, Nigeria

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Wedding Ceremony

May 14th, 2016

Christian Fellowship Of All Nations
4750 North Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60640

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Wedding Reception

May 14th, 2016

European Crystal Banquets Center
519 W Algonquin Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60005

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Accommodation

Hyatt Place

Hyatt Place Chicago/Schaumburg
1851 McConnor Pkwy
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Reservation: Hyatt Place

The Marriott Hotel

Chicago Marriott Schaumburg
50 N Martingale Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Reservation: Marriott

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Our Blog

Bridal Party

Eji's bridal shower/Bachelorette night was super memorable. It started off on friday night, She flew in to Minneapolis and was picked up by one of our friend's, Winnie....

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Bachelor Party

Eguas planned most of the events. It was basically a 3 day weekend with different activities lined up for each day - Paintball, Fifa Tournament, Ping-Pong Tournament...

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Registry

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BED, BATH & BEYOND