Planning an Eco-friendly Wedding

Planning an Eco-friendly Wedding

Eco-friendly weddings are going to be more than a fad going forward. I am so pleased to see more couples planning their wedding day around their personal ethics, values and beliefs for the planet. It’s a vital step and also one filled with opportunity. Planning...

Poems for your wedding or vow renewal

As a wedding celebrant I am often asked to recommend poems and readings to include in the ceremony. In this post I am going to share my top ten poems for your wedding day. Do remember that, if you wish to publish the words to a poem by a living poet, you will need...

What is a handfasting ceremony?

Many couples ask for a handfasting ceremony to be included in their wedding blessing or vow renewal. What exactly is a handfasting ceremony and where does it come from? Most importantly, is it right for you at your celebration? What is a handfasting ceremony? As part...

What is a Sand Ceremony?

Did you ever visit the Isle of Wight as a kid? if so, you probably came home with an ornament for your mum, filled with the beautiful coloured sand, A sand ceremony, as part of a wedding blessing, also leaves you with a unique creation to keep. You will pour sand into...