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As a Celebrant  every Wedding feels like your own

As a Celebrant every Wedding feels like your own

From the moment you meet your couples you are totally vested in listening, understanding,wishes & Ideas. The journey begins for both parties, today is is a big day. After meeting with the couple several times I have connected emotionally with them and my focus is then to deliver their wishes in the ceremony they have chosen.My reward... continue reading...

What Happens Next

What Happens Next

FIRST- Contact a Celebrant and discuss the type of Ceremony you would like and the availability on your chosen date and time- Arrange a no obligation meeting with the Celebrant at a mutually convenient time and place.- If Overseas or interstate download Notice of Intended Marriage Form ( NOIM) and follow instructions as discussed on phone or... continue reading...

THE COMPLETE GUIDE FOR BECOMING A GROOM

THE COMPLETE GUIDE FOR BECOMING A GROOM

We often forget about our Grooms in marriage arrangements and maybe they don’t really know where they fit into the Big Day.The modern Groom today want’s to be at least semi-involved with planning of the big day too. While you may not concern yourself with the flower arrangements, there are tasks before the wedding, during the big day itself,... continue reading...

Wedding Venue Suggestions at Port Macquarie and Surrounds

Wedding Venue Suggestions at Port Macquarie and Surrounds

Look no further, Below I have listed some various venues which would be perfect for your upcoming wedding ceremony and or reception. INNESLAKEwww.inneslake.com.au This vineyard is a delightful setting for Parties, Lunches and Weddings at The Little Fish Cafe CASSEGRAINwww.cassegrainwines.com.auWith an outstanding reputation, world-class cuisine,... continue reading...

Ceremony Locations For A Perfect Ceremony

Ceremony Locations For A Perfect Ceremony

Finding the perfect location for your ceremony can be a difficult decision with so many beautiful locations around Port Macquarie. Your marriage ceremony can be conducted any day, anywhere and anytime. This gives you enormous choices to achieve the perfect ceremony at the ideal venue you have always dreamed of wether it it be parklands,... continue reading...

Wedding Decoration Ideas

Wedding Decoration Ideas

Wedding decorations should complement the occasion. Here’s a rundown on a few wedding decoration ideas that are classy yet budget-friendly-If you are planning a beach wedding then use sea shells or coral reefs as table decorative. Sky blue table cloths can also add a dash of sea element to the wedding. Bridal dress and jewels in shades of blue... continue reading...

5 Unique Ideas for Funerals

5 Unique Ideas for Funerals

When it comes to celebrating a life that was, it’s always best to make it as unique as possible. From what we have observed over the years, moments of recounting the memories in the most personal way adds that special touch to a funeral ceremony. So, here we are sharing with you 5 unique ideas for a funeral service:This is a great way to re-live... continue reading...

3 Best Ideas For Wedding Vow Renewal Ceremony

3 Best Ideas For Wedding Vow Renewal Ceremony

Years have gone by and probably a decade too that you had uttered the words “I do”. Some might think it’s a fashionable thing to do especially when famous celebrity couples like Beyonce and Jay Z, the Beckhams or Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon are walking down the aisle for the second time but you can’t really deny the charm of this... continue reading...

5 Beautiful Ways to Decorate an Outdoor Wedding Ceremony

5 Beautiful Ways to Decorate an Outdoor Wedding Ceremony

So you have a wedding around the corner and you’re planning for a magical outdoor ceremony, right? Well, it is important to understand that every step counts. Each tiny detail that is taken care of manifests as a collective whole on your D-day. Stated below are 5 tips to guide you through a picture perfect outdoor wedding ceremony:Most rental... continue reading...