Things I Learned About Weddings In 2012

I’m often asked why I like officiating weddings. Well, I can’t imagine not celebrating wedding ceremonies. And while it’s not the only thing I do — I also teach, write, consult and speak — it’s a dimension of my life that gives me life. Why do I love weddings? The simple answer is that I love stories. Every couple that comes to me not onlyhas a story, every … Continue reading Things I Learned About Weddings In 2012

Wedding Stickers

Wedding Stickers – could wedding stickers be one of the ways that helps make your special day unique and help your guests remember your wedding day for years to come? As weddings become more and more elaborate it is becomingly increasingly difficult to make your event stand out from the crowd. What is sometimes overlooked in the clamour to be different is that it is … Continue reading Wedding Stickers

Advice to the Young on Their Wedding Day

What would you tell two starry-eyed lovers about to embark on the rosy path of marriage? That’s the question my brother and his fiancée asked me to answer in a “short” speech on their wedding day. I told them there is no such thing. A short speech on marriage is like a “quick hike” to the summit of Mt. Everest. After seriously questioning their judgment … Continue reading Advice to the Young on Their Wedding Day

7 Olympic-Inspired Lessons for Married Couples

The Greatest Show on Earth has come to an end. I admit that as a proud Londoner, I may be slightly biased — but personal bias aside; it seems that London’s Olympics have been a resounding worldwide hit. London is now experiencing an Olympic hangover… a post-high cocktail of elation, exhaustion, inspiration and woe. It was seven years ago that London said “I do” to … Continue reading 7 Olympic-Inspired Lessons for Married Couples

8 tips to help you cater for the masses

Firstly, do yourself a favour and do not Self-Cater! Although some couples opt to self-cater their wedding for economical reasons, what you’ll save money-wise you’ll lose time-wise, as you will not have the freedom to relax and enjoy your day. You want to let your hair down, not tear your hair out worrying about the logistics of the food and wine. Not when there are … Continue reading 8 tips to help you cater for the masses