Help! Where are the bridesmaids in the walk down the aisle?

HELP! WHERE ARE THE BRIDESMAIDS IN THE WALK DOWN THE AISLE? In preparing for a ceremony I am often asked whether bridesmaids should walk down the aisle in front of or behind the Bride. In front of or behind the bride? Traditionally in the UK the bridesmaids have walked behind...

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How to hold a wedding ring warming that warms your hearts too

How to hold a wedding ring warming that warms your hearts too In a wedding ring warming or blessing your wedding rings are held by each of your guests who send you a wish, a prayer or a warm thought. By the time you exchange your wedding rings they come...

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Unity Sand Ceremony – A Visual Expression of Togetherness

UNITY SAND CEREMONY – A VISUAL EXPRESSION OF TOGETHERNESS   Last month in a naming ceremony I conducted we used a Unity Sand Ceremony. It demonstrated how mum, dad and baby were now blended together in family life. Unity Sand in a Naming Ceremony Three small bottle of sand, each a...

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How a Unity Candle can light up your Ceremony

HOW A UNITY CANDLE CAN LIGHT UP YOUR CEREMONY Lighting a Unity Candle can be a really fabulous symbol of what your ceremony is all about. In Weddings – two become one. For Vow Renewals – two remain one. And in Naming ceremonies – family becomes one. You can get...

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Wedding Vows – traditional, tweaked or totally new?

WEDDING VOWS – TRADITIONAL, TWEAKED OR TOTALLY NEW? When it comes to wedding vows these are the three main choices that you have. Traditional You can search for traditional vows and there are lots of examples. There are religious ones for a Church or other faith based ceremony. They can...

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