Creative Gifts and Favors For Your Wedding Day

The brides and grooms that I work with hire me as their marriage officiant in large part because I offer custom wedding ceremonies. I love to brainstorm ways to capture the unique aspects of each couple in their ceremony. In keeping with a creative wedding ceremony, why not consider some unique ways to thank yourContinue reading “Creative Gifts and Favors For Your Wedding Day”

What I Learned From Planning My Own Wedding

Well, technically it wasn’t my wedding. For our silver 25th wedding anniversary on July 24th a few years ago now, my husband and I decided to have a vow renewal ceremony and big party. Almost everything was identical to planning a big wedding and—wow—I am glad I went through the experience. Over 6 months IContinue reading “What I Learned From Planning My Own Wedding”

Can’t Get Enough Love Quotes!

A regular feature of this blog is love quotes. I can never have too many love quotes in my life and I hope that others feel the same way. Part of the fun for me is searching and reading tons and tons of quotes until I find ones that resonate with me. There are alwaysContinue reading “Can’t Get Enough Love Quotes!”

Self-Care For Brides And Grooms

Weddings are fantastic! Weddings are romantic! Weddings are celebrations! And yes, weddings are exhausting! With all your attention on getting everything done in time for your wedding, it is easy to forget to take care of yourself. As a bride or groom, you want to be at your best on your wedding day—and your honeymoon.Continue reading “Self-Care For Brides And Grooms”

Commencement: Now that you are married…

Congratulations! You’ve made it through a very stressful time in life—planning your wonderful wedding. So you are back from a lovely honeymoon and now what? Here are some tips and suggestions for how to start off your first year married together with grace and vision and joy. ♥ Give yourself a break. First off, youContinue reading “Commencement: Now that you are married…”