Congratulations to the newlyweds! Bachelor alum Lesley Murphy and Alex Kavanagh are married.
The couple tied the knot at Maui’s Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua, on Friday, October 14, after having to postpone their wedding due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to reports. People.
The couple got engaged in February 2020 and announced the news via Instagram two days after Kavanagh’s romantic proposal in Manhattan Beach, California.
“2/4/20, a day I’ll never forget,” Murphy signed a series of photographs couple hand in hand on the beach. “We’re boarding a plane as we speak to meet my parents in New Zealand! Looking forward to processing the last 24 hours of this incredible life at 35,000 feet #ToKavAndToHold.”
For his part, the Australian shared your own message about their engagement via Instagram.
“I’ve waited a very long time for this special moment @lesleyannemurphy,” he wrote. “After spending over 18 months together, side by side, traveling to over 25 countries, meeting her wonderful friends and family many times for various special family occasions, Lesley made several trips down to meet the family and spend quality time getting to know everyone. Life is pretty crazy when all the stars align and the right person comes into your life at the right time just when you need them. Never give up on love.”
Kavanagh continued to share his devotion to his fiancée in his lengthy post. “I knew I wanted to get to know Lesley more after our first interaction, this stunning ray with the kindest heart was alone?! I’m not sure how that was humanly possible, but it was! GOOD LUCK TO ME!” Kavanagh wrote. “I planned this proposal for months, from asking permission from Lesley’s parents, to finding the perfect ring and planning a beautiful proposal with 5 drones, 3 cinematographers, 3 photographers all capturing the moment… Lesley, I love you with all my heart and can’t wait to share the rest of our lives together .”
A year later, the Arkansas native and DroneGear founder welcomed a baby girl, Nora, in February 2021.
“Meet our newest Valentine,” Murphy wrote the Instagram carousel image an infant at the time. “I think she’s so perfect that sometimes words fail me and I’m left in tears instead… like now. It’s pure love to be home with this little ball of joy on a snowy Valentine’s Day as a family of three.”
The former ABC personality made an appearance Sean Lowe‘s season 17 of The Bachelorbut was eliminated in the 11th week. She came back for a second chance at love Graduation winter games In 2017, Murphy hit it off right away Dean Unglertwhich is originally from Rachel Lindsay‘s season of The Bachelorette. During this, Unglert got down on one knee Graduation Winter Games: The world tells all specifically in 2018 to ask Murphy to move in with him, but the couple announced their split four months later.
Unglert has since moved on Caelynn Miller-Keyeswhom he met in season 6 Bachelor in Paradise in 2019