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
One of the greatest times in someone’s life is when he or she decides to spend the rest of their life with the person that was put on this earth just for them. Weddings are wonderful and everyone wants people to leave their wedding remembering how great it really was. We all know that couples have a lot to do to get ready for weddings … Continue reading Why Are Wedding Favors Important?
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
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
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
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
Ever heard of a seed bomb? If you are having an eco-friendly wedding you’ll want to know all about this green wedding favor option. Seed bombs are balls of clay (or shredded paper), compost and seeds. The compost and clay act as a carrier for the seeds so they can be launched over walls or fences and into inaccessible areas such as wasteland or … Continue reading DIY Wedding Favors: Seed Bombs