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…

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…

Adding Symbolic Ceremonies to your Wedding

So you’re planning your Wedding!  Congratulations!  There is so much to consider, and I am sure you will feel the list is endless, and it can be overwhelming.  At some point though you will be happy with your planning, having set your budget, thought through the venue, the style and theme of your wedding and…

Another Royal Wedding !!

So even though it’s been relatively low key, there was today another Royal Wedding in London. Princess Eugenie married her fiancé and what a stunning bride she made! Her dress was stunning and really elongated her – and it was really special that she had asked for a low back to show the scar she…

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…

Christmas! What a wonderful time for a Marriage Proposal!!

Christmas is a truly romantic time for couples in love wanting to take the next step in to marriage. It’s a really popular time for proposals and it got me thinking about different traditions there are for engagements, and also what kind of ceremonies we can hold for these lovely romantic events! I love hearing…