The Power of the Flower
The Power of the Flower You’ve booked in your qualified marriage celebrant. The venue has been arranged. The guest list is coming together. The wedding dress is undergoing final alterations. What have you forgotten? Oh heck! Flowers! Choosing wedding flowers to create a bouquet can be a bit of a challenge. You’re walking down the [...]
8 Tips For Dealing With Wedding Stress
8 Tips For Dealing With Wedding Stress Ethereal music, a carpeted aisle littered with scented petals, a groom trying his best to avoid the “ugly cry”. It’s all been leading up to this moment. But what comes either side of a wedding? Broken appointments, financial burden, finding the perfect dress, the perfect cake, the perfect [...]
Top Wedding Songs : Part 3
TOP WEDDINGS SONGS : Part 3 TWENTY-ONE 21st CENTURY WEDDING SONGS THAT AREN’T ED SHEERAN If you want a quick, easy choice, check out the red-headed Brit’s catalogue for some ripe wedding songs. They are among the most popular choices in modern history for good reason. If you’re looking for something outside of that box [...]
QUIRKY WEDDING TRADITIONS FROM AROUND THE WORLD
Quirky Wedding Traditions From Around The World Celebrant: one who celebrates and/or helps others to celebrate, particularly marriages. But how do people around the world celebrate their weddings? Let’s explore a few wedding traditions and rituals from around the world. I’M BLUE DABA DEE DABA DI England (and many Western countries) The original rhyme went, [...]
How will you tell their story?
How will you tell their story? The point of writing for a Wedding ceremony is to cast a spell. Well chosen words can paint mental canvases with fruit bowls of colour, symphonies of sound, and cause forgotten aromas to pass gently through the air. The story of JK Rowling, the writer of Harry Potter, has [...]
You’re the voice, can they understand it?
You're the voice, can they understand it? You don’t have to make it loud but it must be clear! If when it comes to public speaking you need a little help, you feel the pressure down, you’ve got to have a little faith because learning to publicly speak – that’s freedom! Okay – no more [...]
Wise & Witty Words of Wisdom (From The Movies)
Wise & Witty Words of Wisdom (From The Movies) What is the best part of a wedding? Besides the exchanging of vowels of course. Is it the cutting of the cake? The first dance as a married couple? The candied almond favours? For me it’s the free food but in 2nd place I’ll go with [...]
Top 10 Romance Novels
Top 10 Romance Novels According to Goodreads, after scouring the ratings and reviews of romance novels in the fairly extensive library that is called ‘The Internet’ these are the Top 10 Romance novels of all time. Do you agree? How many have you read? In your opinion are there any that don’t belong? What would [...]
Love Is Like A Can Of Beans
LOVE IS LIKE A CAN OF BEANS One of the best things about watching a romantic film or reading a romance novel is the escapism that it affords us. It is an opportunity to step away from reality and dwell within a fictional world where the fantasy is a sumptuous feast that we get to [...]
Whoever heard of a Zoom wedding before COVID19?
Whoever heard of a Zoom wedding before COVID19? They say, "necessity is the mother of invention". For example, whoever heard of a Zoom wedding before COVID19? Every generation is shaped by the events, social trends and technology of its time. No doubt COVID19 will leave an indelible impact on the generations coming of age during [...]