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Meeting The Property Brothers

Watching The Property Brothers is something we LOVE to do in our house! My son Boo and I watch the episodes and talk about how we would remodel the houses if we had the chance. So when we started seeing signs all over town announcing Drew and Jonathan would be in town my son was super excited! For weeks it was all he talked about and as the day finally arrived he was positively thrilled!


Boo took a great amount of time coloring pictures to give The Brothers… He worked so hard and was so proud to take them his works of art.

My son clutched his artwork tightly as we made our way through the long line of others hoping to get a moment with the infamous Brothers. I asked Boo several times over our long wait if he just wanted to leave– loud noises and deep crowds of people usually bother him but he insisted he wanted to stay… He was just too excited at the thought of meeting these two!

As we inched our way closer and closer to the front of the line I began to worry. When meeting celebrities you never really know how they will react or treat people. As I stood in line with my special needs child clutching my hand I said a silent prayer that they would be kind to Boo… When we were about 30 people away we could see how quickly people were being shuffled up to meet them. There were SO many people there and it had already gotten fairly late yet the Brothers continued to stay so everyone who was in line could meet them.  A handler rushed by us telling us all to have our cameras out and ready to shoot and to simply hand it to the person near the front… We watched as people were ushered in to meet them in a whirlwind, quickly and efficient. I reached out to the handler as he went back by and quietly mentioned to him that my special needs son had some drawings for the guys. He went immediately up to the front then walked just as quickly back to us and took Boo by the hand saying, “Now your a VIP!” This was perhaps just a simple thing for him to offer us but truly was a highlight of my sons life!

We were ushered right up to the Brothers and both Drew and Jonathan took the time to admire his drawings. Boo beamed with happiness as Jonathan admired his drawing and told him he had great design talent! Both of them took the time to stop and give Boo attention while he tried to talk to them and were so patient. My son has speech apraxia as well as autism and it can be very hard for others to understand him yet they were so sweet and patient with him and made him feel like a rock star!

Meeting these two was such a highlight for my son and I and it was truly a blessing for me to see that they both have such amazing hearts.

I’d love to hear from my readers– Have you ever met a celebrity or if not who would you love to meet one day?

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  1. I’m not familiar with property brothers but I’m happy you had great time with them. Upon reading, I’m glad they have a amazing hearts for their fans. Boo’s happiness can’t measure I guess!

    1. Thanks so much Vian 🙂

  2. I’ve never met a celebrity. I did meet a blogger I follow who is big time in my eyes. I was nervous and didn’t introduce myself for almost a whole day, then I just did. Facing my fears!

    1. Hi Ivy! That must have been wonderful to be able to meet someone you admire and speak to them in person! 🙂

  3. So Sweet! What a great picture you got with them!

    1. Thank you Brittany! 🙂

  4. Leigh ANne Borders

    What a fun opportunity to experience. I love watching this show.

    1. Thanks Leigh! 🙂

  5. How awesome! I love his drawings and that is so exciting that he got to meet them.

    1. Aww thanks so much Catie! 🙂

  6. That is awesome you got to meet them. I watch their show all the time and love it.

    1. Thanks Cynthia! 🙂

  7. I have only met Dolly Pardon up close and personal. She was very kind, but then, I don’t remember a whole lot as this was back in 1972 and I was 9. How awesome of the two of them to take the time out for your son. I had 2 children with disabilities, although, as an adult one manages fine by himself. The other would freak out to see one of his TV stars or wrestlers.

    1. Hi Gladys! How wonderful you had the experience of meeting Dolly!! 🙂

  8. How beautiful! Im glad your son got the time he deserved ♡ i how hard it can be to deal with the elevated stressors and he sounds like he did wonderful! Now hes a VIP for life ♡

    1. Hi Sarah! He is still just so thrilled about this experience! 🙂

  9. That is so cool that these guys took the time to talk to your son. I have only seen these brothers on TV and I like watching their show.

    1. Hi Tara! They were so awesome to my son! 🙂

  10. Elizabeth O

    What a truly lovely experience for you and your son to have. It is just lovely that they took extra time to really connect with your son and give a really great meet and greet!

    1. Thank you Elizabeth! I appreciated their kindness so much!

  11. Jen

    I’m so pleased it was such a positive experience for you and your son. You’re right, it can be so nerve wracking meeting a celebrity when you’re just not sure if they’ll live up to your expectations. I’m so glad they did 🙂

    1. Hi Jen! They were just absolutely kind and sweet!

  12. Barbara Alfeo

    I love how kind and friendly they were! How cool.

    1. Hi Barbara! They were so amazing and kind! 🙂

  13. Kristen

    I have never heard of The Property Brothers before! This was really sweet!

    1. Hi Kristen! You should check out their shows! We just discovered they are now available on Hulu too! 🙂

  14. Nicole C

    This is so awesome! What a great thing for them to do and I’m so happy you’re son got to experience this! Thanks for sharing!

    1. Aww thanks Nicole!! 🙂

  15. That’s so nice to hear that the Property Brothers are good guys. That’s a fun show.

    1. Thanks Erica! 🙂

  16. Krystal Miller

    What an awesome experience. It was so cool that you got the VIP treatment. I love when celebrities do king things like that!

    1. Hi Krystal! It truly made such a magical memory for my son….

  17. I’ve never met a celebrity before but it would be exciting to. I watch the Property Brothers all the time and love their creations. They make the show fun.

    1. Hi Terri! They always come up with the best ideas and creations! 🙂

  18. Kristy Bullard

    What a great experience for you and your son! I like watching the Property Brothers’ shows. They seem so funny and down-to-earth.

    1. Hi Kristy! They were absolutely so kind and down to earth ! 🙂

  19. karla

    You’re so lucky! I would love to meet a celebrity one day! 🙂

    1. Thanks Karla! 🙂

  20. Jos

    Aww, sounds like such a memorable experience! So happy they’re nice in person as well…you just never know!

    1. Thanks Jos!! 🙂

  21. This is so sweet! I’m so glad that you and your son got to have such a positive experience.

    1. Thank you so much Emily! 🙂

  22. Kim

    What a cool experience! I love when you meet a celebrity and they live up to or exceed your expectations. They both seem really great!

    1. Thanks Kim! 🙂

  23. That is such a great story! Thanks for sharing.

    1. Your welcome Lyndsey! 🙂

  24. That is so exciting and I’m so glad that Boo got to meet them! I recently met Dylan Minnette (he’s part of this punky band Wallows & is best known for his lead roll in Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why) when he was in Dallas last month!

    1. Hi Chelsea! That’s SO awesome!! 🙂

  25. How awesome!! We love property brothers!! I would’ve passed out seeing them lol

    1. LOL Aseky! They are certainly handsome fellows! 🙂

  26. Oh I bet this was a lot of fun. They seem like really nice guys.

    1. Thanks Wendy! 🙂

  27. Wow! that must had been exciting for you. I have never met a big celebrity, at least not a one that I truly admire.

    1. Hi Daria! It was such a fabulous experience! 🙂

  28. Oh wow what a wonderful opportunity to meet them! I’ve been a big fan of the Drew and Johnathan since their show first came out.

    1. Hi Jennifer! It was surreal meeting them! 🙂

  29. Indrani

    I am so glad this experience made your son very happy. How kind of them to take time out to appreciate his art work.

    1. Hi Indrani! It meant so much to me that they showed him such kindness! 🙂

  30. Esme Sy

    I feel star-strucked for you guys! I don’t know why this reminds me of the “brotherhood” in the show Suits but I feel lost not knowing The Property Brothers, they have this charisma that I can’t explain.

    1. Thanks so much Esme! 🙂

  31. Angela

    I had not heard of the Property Brothers before, but how exciting for you to meet them! It looks like a fun time!!

    1. Thanks so much Angela! 🙂

  32. I’ve never heard of these guys before, I don’t think we have them over here lol. But how exciting that you got to meet them, as you’re a big fan x

    1. Hi Becca! It’s such a fun show! Maybe you can catch it on Hulu? 🙂

  33. What an awesome experience, I am so glad they turned out to be kind towards Boo – your right, we never really know who we’re meeting when it comes to celebrities and a wrong experience can damage the whole illusion. I’ve met Fearne Cotton and Holly Willoboughy who are famous in England. They were really sweet!

    1. Aww what a fabulous experience for you! 🙂

  34. Debbie Savage

    I have watched this show a couple times and I really like it. They are so much fun!

    1. Hi Debbie! It’s such a fabulous show!! 🙂

  35. I’ve never mes a celebrity but I have a long list of who I want to meet someday. I’m so glad you and your son got a chance to meet very known people.

    1. Thank you Joyce!:)

  36. I live in the UK so havent seen this show! Love the picture – so cute!

    1. Aww thanks Rachel! 🙂

  37. Glenda

    I love watching Property Brothers. Your son looks so excited with Drew and Johnathan.

    1. Aww thanks Glenda!:)

  38. I am so jealous – I watch their show all the time! And they look so nice.

    1. Hi Kate! It was so fun meeting them! 🙂

  39. I love this show, try to watch it as much as possible thanks for sharing

    1. Thanks Angie 🙂

  40. what a precious moment this must have been for your son! They had a stop here in my town now I regret not going!

    1. Hi Stephanie! Maybe they will come back to your town 🙂

  41. Meagan

    This is so cool! My mom and 11 year old are obsessed with watching property brothers!

    1. Thanks Meagan! 🙂

  42. I LOVE the Property Brother’s. They are super cool and genuine guys! My fried met them last onth at some sort of show and he said that they were super cool!

    1. Hi Alexandra! They were so genuine! 🙂

  43. I have never met a celebrity that I truly wanted to meet and if that ever happens I could totally imagine how I would pray they be nice to me and so I could only understand your concerns about Boo meeting such famous individuals! But I am so glad God heard your prayer and they were so good to him <3 You can't blame the celebrities as they have to handle too many people at once but they were really kind to give Boo a little special attention So glad xoxo

    1. Hi Acharya! I really thought they were amazing to stay so nice and sweet even after meeting hundreds of people…. 🙂

  44. omg isn’t it so fun to meet a celebrity you like so much. I could see Boo was so happy to meet them. I bet you must have had a great time hanging out with them

    1. Thanks Jossy! 🙂

  45. What a wonderful memory for your son! The property brothers are my favorites and I hear they’re so nice in real life.


    1. Hi April! They were so kind! 🙂

  46. Really glad to see both you and your son has a great time meeting the celebrity. I am sure the celebrity would love your son’s drawing and it sure meant a lot!

    1. Thank you so much! 🙂

  47. Ana Vukosavljevic

    What an amazing experience!! I met my “idol” when I was 15 and I was so happy about it!! I can imagine how great time you guys had.

    1. Aww… thanks so much Ana! 🙂

  48. Joanna

    It is so nice that they took the time to look and admire the drawings, and also be very friendly with you and your son. I never heard of these brothers before or seen their show. I did meet however quite a few celebrities during the year when I worked in television. I had a full album with autographs back then 🙂

    1. Hi Joanna! You must have met so many interesting celebrities !! 🙂

  49. His drawings are so sweet! Delighted you guys got to meet The Property Brothers, the look on Boo’s face says it all!

    1. Aww thanks so much Grainne! 🙂

  50. Interesting experience! 🙂 I have never met a celebrity. I would love to meet… Madonna! 🙂

    1. Hi Arunas! I’d love to meet Madonna too!!! 🙂

  51. How fun! They seem like they were really nice to meet.

    1. Hi Ashley! They were so sweet and down to earth! 🙂

  52. Dannii

    I haven’t heard of them before, but that’s awesome that you got to meet them. A cute photo too.

    1. Aww thanks so much Dannii! 🙂

  53. You all look so great in the last picture! I have never ever met a celebrity, I would love to meet anyone. I know I would get so crazyy haha !! Although I did see some college football players from very less distance. Does this count lol 🙂

    1. LOL Preeti ! That totally counts!! 😉

  54. I am not familiar with the Property Brothers but am happy for you having a great time with them.

    1. Thanks Garf! 🙂

  55. What a fun event! That is so cool that your son wanted to meet them for so long and actually had the opportunity! Looks like a lot of fun.

    1. Thanks Marysa! 🙂

  56. I have never ever watched the Property Brothers but you make it sound so fun! I have to catch up on it soon. Glad you met these gentlemen 🙂

    1. Thank you! You will love the show! 🙂

  57. I have no idea who these guys are. But glad to know you had a great time meeting them.

    1. Thank you Archana!:)

  58. Marcie

    I love that they stayed until everyone got to meet them! We enjoy watching Property Brothers, too!

    1. Hi Marcie! I thought that was so sweet of them because the line was LONG…. like really , really long and they had to be starving or needing to get somewhere but yet they just kept smiling and laughing and being so joyful! 🙂

  59. Andrea Vaughan

    What a great experience it must have been to meet the Property Brothers! We watch their show all the time!

    1. Hi Andrea! It was totally awesome!! 🙂

  60. OMG soooo cool! My mom loves their show! She loves HGTV!

    1. Hi Oyinkan! So awesome that your mom loves the show too! 🙂

  61. This is so fun! I love the Property Brothers, I watch all of their shows 🙂

    1. Thanks Esperanza! 🙂

  62. Looks like tons of fun! The event is not only interesting but also useful as hell!

    1. Hi Lyosha! It was a very useful event because I got lots of fabulous ideas of things to do to my home! 🙂

  63. I’ve been at the same place with celebrities several times but I don’t go to them. The last time I saw two of them, we were inside a bank.

    1. Hi Toyin! That is so respectful you give them their space 🙂 This event was set up as a fan meet and greet though 🙂

  64. I’m so ecstatic that your son got the chance to meet the property brothers. It warms my heart to know that they are kind and respectful to their fans. Thanks for sharing your experience. As for myself, I hope to meet Gordon Ramsey. He’s my favorite celebrity chef.

    1. Hi Feira! I’d love to meet Gordon too! He’s one of my fave chef celebrities!

  65. Oh my gosh, this is the sweetest! I’m so happy the brothers took that extra time for you and your son, what a memory to cherish.

    1. Thanks Kelsi!! 🙂

  66. Oh I love this! What a cool experience for him! I’ve heard the Property Brothers are super down to earth!

    1. Thank you Melissa!! 🙂

  67. That must have been an awesome experience for all of you! I am glad that the Property Brothers were so kind and sweet to Boo! 🙂

    1. Thanks so much Patricia! 🙂

  68. I’m not aware about the property brothers, but it feels good to see them, coz they made your son so happy with their warm hearts. When we meet big celebrities who have so much of warmth, it gives a lot pleasure.

    1. Thank you Jhilmil! 🙂

  69. That was incredibly nice of the Brothers. Am sure Boo must have come back home smiling all the way. I haven’t met any celebrity, but I am sure we will too be standing in queues once my toddler is old enough to want to go meet them.

    1. Hi Sejal! He was so happy and smiling all day long! 🙂

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