Pat’s tall, Mahlia’s short.

Pat likes junk food, Mahlia likes salads. Mahlia’s young, Pat’s… not as much. With all of our differences, we work perfectly. We truly are best friends.

THEY SAY OPPOSITES ATTRACT, WE CONCUR

We spend a lot of time with our fur babies.

We have 2 cats River & Rose and our bunny Rory. Yes, we name our pets after some of our favorite characters.

About Ivory Door Studio 

Yes, we’re THAT house that puts their lights up in early November.

Even though our family all lives at least two states away, we’re very close to both sides. We talk and text all the time, and travel frequently to see them. We love being able to spend Christmas with one side or the other every year (we alternate years). Christmas is big for both of us – Pat has a Christmas countdown on the white board in his office almost year-round

we say family first, and christmas is best

Every time we travel, we buy an ornament for our tree... we're definitely going to need a bigger tree!

Nashville felt like home the very first time we visited.

nashville is home, but we definitely get wanderlust 

host family for a girl from Slovakia.

We were still living in Florida, and we spent the night in Murfreesboro on a long road trip. After we got back, all we could talk about was how amazing Nashville was. Once we were married, we settled on moving to middle Tennessee to begin the next chapter in our lives. God allowed for everything to fall into place perfectly!
On our honeymoon, we went on our first cruise, and we’ve been hooked ever since! We have a passion for visiting new places and experiencing new cultures. Last year we were a

Timea spent almost a year with us and became part of our family - she's our overseas daughter. 

meet us!

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traveling is one of our passions

= Been there, loved it

= Bucket list!

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= Photographed a wedding

Our Travel  Itinerary

March & May 2017

August 2017

Florida

Montana

November 2017

December 2017

Florida

Kentucky & Indiana

Alabama
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Florida
Georgia
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana

Kentucky
Michigan
Missouri
Montana
Nevada
New Jersey
New York
North Carolina
Ohio
Oklahoma

Oregon
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
Tennessee
Texas
Washington
Wisconsin
Canada
Mexico
Grand Cayman

Jamaica
Bahamas
Aruba
Colombia
Panama
Costa Rica
British Virgin Islands
US Virgin Islands
Honduras
Belize

Italy
Germany
New Zealand
Norway
Chile
Morocco
South Africa
Greece

Russia
Australia
Iceland
Japan
China
Ireland
Hawaii
Slovakia
UK

Aruba

Grand Cayman

Jamaica

Bahamas

British Virgin Islands

US Virgin Islands

Oregon
Montana
Tennessee
Florida
Kentucky

mexican food

Just in queso you were wondering, we love tacos.

rainy days + board games

Pat     Clue | Mahlia     Scrabble

Coca cola

It's soda-licious

ice cream

Mahlia     Mint Chip | Pat     Vanilla Bean

avocados

Wanna guac about it?

slice of pizza

Pat      Meat Lovers | Mahlia     Pineapple

sweet tea

Hello... is it tea you're looking for?

movie nights

Mahlia      Fast & the Furious | Pat       Casablanca

baking

We knead cookies

video games

Pat      Portal | Mahlia      Lego Games

our TOP 10  
TV SHOWS

Oy with the poodles already! We are so excited for the new episodes!

Gilmore Girls

1

I'll be there for you...

Friends

2

You're my person.

Grey's Anatomy

3

The Dowager Countess. Enough said.

Downton Abbey

4

She's a Marshmallow!

Veronica Mars

5

True American looks like the most fun game ever!

New Girl

6

7

White Hat. Red Wine. What's not to love?

Scandal

8

Crossover episodes with Arrow are the best!

The Flash

9

Rosa is an inspiration to all.

Brooklyn Nine Nine

10

Thank you JJ Abrams for creating the best show ever.

Alias