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Post-Covid-19 New Zealand wedding trends

Posted by on Jun 13, 2020 in Auckland Celebrant Blog, Auckland Wedding Celebrant, Wedding Ceremonies, Wedding Ceremony Tips | 0 comments

Post-Covid-19 New Zealand wedding trends

For many brides-to-be 2020 was the year you were going to get married. Your meticulously planned wedding ceremony was going to be the most magical day of your life. 

And then Covid-19 happened. And then New Zealand went into lockdown.

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Why have a funeral service?

Posted by on Dec 20, 2019 in Auckland Celebrant Blog, Funeral Ceremonies | 0 comments

Why have a funeral service?

Following the death of a loved one we often feel numb and consumed with grief and sorrow. Immediately following the death it can be difficult to accept that our loved one has really gone from our lives. So why have a funeral service?

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Five years of beautiful gay wedding ceremonies in NZ

Posted by on Sep 29, 2018 in Auckland Celebrant Blog, Auckland Wedding Celebrant, Gay and Same Sex Weddings | 0 comments

Five years of beautiful gay wedding ceremonies in NZ

It’s been five years since the law changed allowing gay wedding ceremonies in New Zealand! It was back on 5th September 2013 I performed my first gay wedding ceremony after the New Zealand Government ratified same-sex marriages. Over the past five years, I have been so very lucky to have met a huge number of beautiful women and men from New Zealand and overseas. All are deeply in love and just wanted to get married in gay wedding ceremonies.

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5 Trends that make same-sex wedding ceremonies amazing!

Posted by on Jan 27, 2018 in Auckland Celebrant Blog, Gay and Same Sex Weddings | 0 comments

5 Trends that make same-sex wedding ceremonies amazing!

Thankfully same-sex wedding ceremonies are a wonderfully normal and common part of our way of life in New Zealand. Since the law changed I have Performed over one hundred beautiful same-sex wedding ceremonies. I have loved every one of them! What I have observed however is some heterosexual wedding traditions and trends simply don’t work for same-sex couples. What same-sex wedding ceremony trends have been adopted? And what are the new same-sex wedding ceremony trends and traditions being established?

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Wedding Vow Renewal Etiquette

Posted by on Sep 16, 2017 in Auckland Celebrant Blog, Wedding Ceremonies, Wedding Vow Renewal | 0 comments

Wedding Vow Renewal Etiquette

What more perfect way to recommit to your partner and celebrate your years of love with friends and family than with a wedding vow renewal ceremony. Couples can reflect on their life and the bond they have built together. Celebrate how you have grown together and how much more in love you are today than on your wedding day.

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How to accommodate hearing impairments at a wedding ceremony?

Posted by on Aug 5, 2017 in Auckland Celebrant Blog, Wedding Ceremonies, Wedding Ceremony Ideas | 0 comments

How to accommodate hearing impairments at a wedding ceremony?

Imagine being at a wedding ceremony and being unable to hear the couple’s wedding vows or not hearing the joke that all of the guests laughed at.
With everything else there is to think about, it’s easy to assume that our guests will love (and hear) the wedding ceremony – however this may not always be the case.

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Fun ways to have an elopement wedding ceremony

Posted by on Feb 19, 2017 in Auckland Celebrant Blog, Wedding Ceremonies, Wedding Ceremony Ideas | 0 comments

Fun ways to have an elopement wedding ceremony

Have you ever thought about eloping? No? Before you turn off of the idea to have an elopement wedding ceremony just keeping reading for a minute.

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