Top 5 Tips when choosing your Wedding Celebrant!

  The Long Barn, Newton Valence Weddings are probably at the top of the list amongst our happiest memories.  They are a part of the journey we take in life, whether for ourselves, or with others. They are one of the major milestones in our lives, and to do them justice, I believe we all want to mark…

Kate and Peppy – A “Big Love” Celebration!

So my role as a Celebrant means my “office” is really wherever my couple’s decide to hold their ceremony!  And that’s absolutely awesome!  I have been trawling through some of my favourite images, and this couple really did make my heart beat faster! So I wanted to update the blog and talk a little more…

Is Small the new Big when it comes to your Wedding ?

Photo by Edward Eyer on Pexels.com In these difficult times, with restrictions on numbers of guests, and concerns about health and safety, many couples are opting for a smaller event, and either live streaming the ceremony to other guests or indeed separating their Wedding and their ceremony from an “After Party” when things are more…

23 Romantic Christmas Proposal Ideas ….

We are rapidly approaching the most wonderful and romantic time of the year – the time when couples spend special time together, life is full of wonderful surprises and a proposal is more likely at this time of year than at any other time- the next favourite is of course February 14th!! So what cute…

In conversation with a “Tog” 😊!

I love talking to other wedding industry specialists and especially photographers! On the day itself we are often in close proximity! I really enjoy being able to work with them in a fluid and restriction free and relaxing way. There is no better record of your special day than these images and film. It’s what…

Advice on Planning A Bilingual Wedding

I’m so lucky to be able to work with couples across Europe and England and have definitely seen an increase in the demand for a bilingual ceremony and wedding – over 25% of my ceremonies were bilingual last year and this year 35% of my couples are asking me to create ceremony in both English…

Celebrating Marriage Equality

Two of my favourite quotes about love are : “Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” —Maya Angelou “Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.” —Leo Buscaglia Becoming a Celebrant was for me an easy decision, – I wanted…

10 Reasons to Hire a Celebrant

When it comes to planning your wedding there are just so many details to consider, items to book and cakes to taste! A great deal of your time will be spent on focusing on the tiny details – the favours; the perfect seating plan; the buttonholes – so that you create the perfect atmosphere for…

“What does a Wedding Celebrant Do”?

Hello again – I have had a very busy year and summer full of lovely ceremonies, and one of the questions I will still be asked by guests afterwards is, ” so what does a Celebrant actually do?”  I thought it would be a good idea to refresh a blog piece I wrote a little…

Welcoming your Baby with a Special Ceremony!

Welcoming a first or new child into your family is one of life’s major milestones and a wonderful emotional and uplifting time, full of hope,  joy and meaning.  Children always bring new experiences into our worlds, but in themselves they are travellers in time, and have within them the seeds of the past, as well…