Why is a wedding rehearsal so important?

So you’ve probably been to lots of weddings and the ceremonies pretty much all run to a similar format. Groom and groomsmen wait with the celebrant, bridesmaids enter first, then comes bride and away we go! Well yes, most ceremonies do follow that pattern, but a rehearsal is always a good idea and here are some reasons why. Wedding day …

The Importance of Creating the Wedding You Want

There’s nothing worse than looking back on your wedding day with regrets. It’s one of the most important days of your life and it’s so important to be able to look back on that day and smile! You’ll find that as soon as you announce your engagement, all manner of well-intentioned friends and family will start throwing suggestions your way …

How To Stay Organised During Wedding Planning

If you’ve started planning a wedding you’ll have already realised just how much there is to organise! There’s booking a venue, a celebrant, photographer, flowers, dresses, cakes and so much more. If you don’t stay organised during the planning phase you can very quickly feel overwhelmed and stressed, and let’s face it, that’s the last way you want to feel …

How to Beat Wedding Day Nerves

Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life. It’s a day of celebration, romance and fun. But it’s no secret that it can be nerve-racking too. After all, you’ve spent months and months organising every detail – and you want everything to go perfectly. It’s no wonder there are a few butterflies on the day. …

What Else Can Celebrants Do?

Celebrants are best known for officiating weddings but they can do so much more. In fact a celebrant can help you celebrate almost any life event. By creating a service or ceremony that truly reflects the occasion. Here’s a list of some of the things a celebrant can assist you with. Wedddings Funerals Commitment ceremonies Renewal of vows Naming days …

The Pros and Cons of a Beach Wedding

Most people love everything the beach has to offer: the sand, the sea air and beautiful blue skies. Especially on the Mornington Peninsula when we’re surrounded by both the bay and the ocean. But not everyone likes the beach; in fact many people find going to the beach a chore. Carting all your stuff down, flies, sand, and not to …

Which Mornington Peninsula Wedding Location Suits You?

The Mornington Peninsula has some of the best wedding locations and venues in the country. Couples planning their wedding are spoilt for choice, but it’s important to know what location best suits you. You need to take into consideration the number of guests, the time of year, access (for the elderly or guests with a disability) and of course your …

Why Get Married on the Mornington Peninsula?

There are so many reasons to get married on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula that ‘why not?’ is the real question! With countless venue options including beaches, wineries, parks and gardens there’s a stunning wedding location to suit everyone. WINERY WEDDINGS The Mornington Peninsula is famous for it’s amazing wineries and many of them offer their facilities for weddings. There are …

How to Know Your Wedding Celebrant is Right for You

Knowing whether your celebrant is the right fit for you really comes down to your own instincts.  Very much like when you meet someone for the first time, you often get a ‘feeling’ about them.  Sometimes it feels like you just click or in some cases the complete opposite! In any case there are few things to look out for …

How to Find a Wedding Celebrant

One of the many of things you need to do when planning your wedding is finding a celebrant. Your celebrant is one of the most important parts of your special day. You need to feel that they understand you, your partner, and your relationship. And not just to one another but to your ‘tribe’, that is, your family and friends. …