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Parking lot wedding reserves space in each other’s heart

YOUNGSVILLE, N.C. — Carrie Grace McQuaid and John Michael Simpson exchanged vows on Sept. 27 missing some of the trappings of a traditional wedding.

The bride didn’t get a dance with her dad, nor the groom with his mother. There was no dinner banquet for 250 guests. Some loved ones had to watch via Zoom.

The whole affair took place in a parking lot.

And yet, it was the perfect start for a couple’s matrimonial adventure: proof that, even in a pandemic, love finds a way.

“Super cute. Very Carrie,” guest Judy Strickland said at the end of the ceremony, which she and most of the others in attendance watched through their windshields. “If anybody could do this, Carrie is the one who could make it happen.”

Marrying in a parking lot was not Carrie’s original plan. But it hasn’t been a good year for plans.

She and Simpson met

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‘It’s Been in My Heart to Do a Christmas Album For Years’

Carrie Underwood lands her eighth total and consecutive No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart, all of which have launched at the summit, as her first holiday full-length, My Gift, opens atop the list dated Oct. 10.

In its first week, ending Oct. 1, the set, released Sept. 25, earned 43,000 equivalent album units, with 43,000 in album sales.

“It has been in my heart to do a Christmas album for years, and we started planning this last year when we finished the Cry Pretty Tour 360,” Underwood tells Billboard. “Who would have known what would happen in the world since then, and how much we would all be ready for the hope and joy that Christmas music embodies this year more than ever.”

On the 56-year-old Top Country Albums chart, My Gift marks the 2005 American Idol winner’s record eighth consecutive career-opening No.

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Meet the 43 Women Hoping for a Chance to Win His Heart

Tyler Cameron Reveals the Kind of Woman He Hopes Future ‘Bachelor’ Matt James Finds

Tyler Cameron talks about his current relationship with Hannah Brown and the charity he’s created in honor of his late mother

Surprise! The Bachelor just revealed all 43 women who could be competing for Matt James’ heart on the next season of the reality dating show.

The new batch of contestants was released on the show’s Facebook page Monday, ahead of next week’s season premiere of The Bachelorette.

The group of potential contestants includes women mostly in their 20s, with just four out of the 43 hopefuls in their 30s. The youngest contestant is 21. The final cast will be released at a later date.

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James was originally included in Clare Crawley’s cast for The Bachelorette, but

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Carrie Underwood on Chart-Topping ‘My Gift’: ‘It’s Been in My Heart to Do a Christmas Album For Years’

On the 56-year-old Top Country Albums chart, My Gift marks the 2005 American Idol winner’s record eighth consecutive career-opening No. 1. She passes Miranda Lambert, whose history on the survey encompasses seven leaders, most recently 2019’s Wildcard.

My Gift follows Underwood’s last LP, Cry Pretty, which arrived with 266,000 units in September 2018. Her run started with 2005’s Some Hearts, followed by Carnival Ride (2007), Play On (2009), Blown Away (2012), Greatest Hits: Decade #1 (2014) and Storyteller (2015).

My Gift was produced by Greg Wells and includes eight traditional and three original songs. John Legend duets on new composition “Hallelujah” and Underwood’s five-year-old son, Isaiah Fisher, is featured on “Little Drummer Boy.” Isaiah makes his own Billboard chart debut, as “Little Drummer Boy” enters Christian Digital Song Sales at No. 8 and the multi-metric Hot Christian Songs chart at No. 45.

The LP also arrives at

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The Romantic Story Behind Jack and Elizabeth’s Wedding on ‘When Calls the Heart’

Ask a Heartie to name the most romantic moments on When Calls the Heart, and there’s a good chance that Jack (Daniel Lissing) and Elizabeth’s (Erin Krakow) wedding will make the list. The season 5 episode where the mountie and the schoolteacher finally said “I do,” was definitely a special one for fans. The moment was made even more touching by the way the two actors prepared for their on-screen ceremony. 

Erin Krakow and Daniel Lissing wrote Jack and Elizabeth’s vows  

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As Elizabeth and Jack, Krakow and Lissing weren’t lacking for chemistry. The connection between the two seemed so real that some fans suspected they might be a couple off-screen as well. 

While there was no behind-the-scenes romance between the actors, Lissing and Krakow were friends. Before their characters’ long-awaited wedding, the pair talked about the scene. Lissing

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Microsoft’s Surface accessories include a keyboard with a dedicated ‘heart’ emoji key

In addition to the new Microsoft Surface Laptop Go and enhanced Surface Pro X tablet, Microsoft has announced several new accessories to complement its Surface lineup, including new work-from-home hardware.

The additions include the $70 Microsoft Designer Compact Keyboard, the $25 Microsoft Number Pad, the $70 Microsoft 4K Wireless Display Adapter, the $50 Microsoft Bluetooth Ergonomic Mouse, and a new Sandstone color for the existing $30 Microsoft Modern Mobile Mouse.

The most interesting new arrival may be the Designer Compact Keyboard. It has a “heart” key that (who knows?) may become a new signature key on Microsoft PCs.

Microsoft isn’t saying much about these new accessories, but here’s what we know:

The $70 Microsoft Designer Compact Keyboard is characterized as a “slim, narrow, and elegant keyboard optimized for modern productivity.” As more Bluetooth PC peripherals seem to do these days, you have the option of switching among three different external

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Understanding The Beauty That Wins A Man’s Heart

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Understanding The Beauty That Wins A Man’s Coronary heart

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