Blake Lively & Ryan Reynolds: Their Revved-Up, Down-home Romance

From ice cream dates to family dinners, look back on the 11-month romance that led to their South Carolina nuptials


The relationship heats up through the winter – even as the pair enjoy some frosty delights on a December date to a Connecticut ice cream parlor. "They picked their own flavors," says an observer, "but put them in the same cup and shared it." Aww!