wedding etiquette

Don’t Play YMCA!

Photography by Cameron Ingalls – see more at Take it from someone who attends weddings on a weekly basis, your DJ may try to play “YMCA” and other severely... Read More

hot-pink-black-wedding-color-board Looking For an Officiant

Looking for a wedding officiant and have no idea where to start? Although many couples generally select their officiant depending upon what religious services they attend, others face the daunting... Read More

Commitment Ceremony Tips

Photography by Lori Paladino – see more at For same-sex couples who do not live in a state that has legalized gay marriage, there is the option of holding... Read More

A Cultured Affair

Photography by Sarah K Chen- see more at Our views of marriage have changed in many ways – what was at one time, unthinkable may no longer raise an... Read More

Options For Choosing an Officiant

If you choose not to be married by a priest, a rabbi, or a minister of any religious or spiritual affiliation, you still have many options for choosing an officiant.... Read More

Best Men: Tips for the Toast

Photography by Linczak Photography The bachelor party is over and now it is time to write the dreaded toast. You knew this was coming. As best man, the trade-off for... Read More

Reasons to Have a Wedding Planner

Photography by J May Photography In my last blog post, I spoke about the importance of the “day of” coordinator to your wedding planning team. Now, I want to talk... Read More

Ceremony Readings and Blessings

Looking for a ceremony reading or blessing? Here are five of my favorites: To Love is Not to Possess By James Kavanaugh To love is not to possess, To own... Read More

Just the Right Time

Photography by Cameron Ingalls – see more at Last weekend I attended a wedding as a guest. This is something I do maybe once every ten years, so I... Read More