If music be the food of love, play on…

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Music speaks to the heart in a way words alone can not. There are three key moments in your wedding ceremony where music can help set the tone (and tug on the heartstrings): arrival of the bride, signing of the Marriage Licence, exit of the newly married couple at the end of the ceremony. There are a wealth of websites, … Read More

We’re engaged! Now what?

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Don’t lose sight of the key legal components of your wedding day! You can have the most gorgeous of everything in the world organised for your dream day, but you won’t be married without: A registered celebrant A Marriage Licence A single legally required sentence spoken during your ceremony The following “top tip” should be in 36 font, bold, underlined, … Read More

That’s amore… The languages of love

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One of the great joys of working with many different couples as a Marriage Celebrant is getting to know their cultures and backgrounds. Where possible I try to honour these in the ceremony by including a welcome, a blessing, or words of congratulations and farewell in the appropriate language. To date, I have used Korean, Mandarin, Cantonese, Maori, French, Swiss … Read More