I’m so proud of Australia it’s a YES!!!!!!
The new law is inevitable If you are planning to be married sooner rather than later here are a few very important tips to start to get in place for planning your amazing wedding day.
I’m so proud of Australia it’s a YES!!!!!!
The Queensland Bureau of Meteorology and many news bulletins are reporting that Queensland may experience La Nina weather event which will bring a lot of rain over the next few months, so we may be in for a wetter than usual summer season.
For Summer brides it’s always a great idea to [...]
Hi ! I’m absolutely fizzing with so much to share! So what’s hot and what’s not this season?
The weather on the South East Coast of Queensland where I live has been hot and not in the first quarter of 2017
Hot? It’s been Sizzling hot and we’ve seen [...]
Tips for a no fail Veil experience
1. Secure the Veil
Secure your veil, enough that you could pull it and it won’t come out, you want to be immersed in the moment and romance, not fiddling with an accessory.
I’ve seen brides veils fly off during the ceremony, having to [...]
Traditionally, the Best Man is given the responsibility of keeping the rings safe and then the honour of presenting them to the bride and groom at the Altar. When brothers or best friends share this moment there is usually emotion and mateship, if this is who the Groom chooses [...]
Gorgeous girls, excited and looking forward to an amazing day after pampering by
Ruby Jade Make Up Artistry
Sinead did not stop smiling, even through the vows and tears and Adam couldn’t take his eyes off his beautiful bride, the happiest of happy moments to be part of this gorgeous [...]
My hottest topic recently has been ‘Unplugged Weddings’ to allow photos and social media or not… Here’s my take on it, I’d LOVE your opinion on it too.. so please comment xx
I have a different opinion to most, I actually love the fact that your guests will take photos of your big day… [...]
Hi Brides and Grooms … So you’re having a summer, outdoor wedding, fingers crossed for blue skies, slight breeze and not too hot.
Here are some tips that I’ve gathered along the way…
As the celebrant I’m at your ceremony spot before your guests…I’m there until the guests start to leave [...]
Wow, Confetti, I love it!!!
Historically, this is an Italian tradition where brides and grooms were showered with grains and rice to bestow prosperity and fertility, they also threw sugar coated almonds (ouch haha), this tradition carried to other countries and many countries still throw rice or coloured paper.
The Brides Tree Online
“So, you want a wedding ceremony that’s just a little bit different, hey? One that’s filled with fun and includes little unique extras that really knock your guests’ socks off? Well, you’re going to want to meet the celebrant that created this extra special ceremony”: [...]
RE-blog here… I love this so much I must share!!
This is a recent blog I read from Offbeat Bride Website
1. Like your photographer
Not only do you have to like the photos your photographer takes, but you have to like your photographer’s personality as well. When you meet with a [...]
Music really does create the mood for any occasion and whether it’s the bridal entrance, the first romantic dance or the DJ list for the party, it can make or break the moment or it can make or break the whole occasion.
We all have a song that evokes a [...]
Suzanne Riley – Marriage Celebrant
Changing your name after the ceremony
Changing your name through marriage
Many people choose to use their spouse’s surname once they’re married. However, changing your name through marriage is not compulsory. It’s a custom and not the law.
You do not need to ‘apply’ to ‘change’ [...]
On a warm, still, June afternoon, overlooking the Mooloolaba canal, Naomi Jackson and Perry Elliott were surrounded by 40 of their closest family and friends, gathered to celebrate their engagement.
The speeches were announced early and the couple thanked everyone for coming and then created a huge wave of excitement [...]
Do you have guests who can’t make the big day because of distance? Hhmmm this is something to consider for your big day – Google Chats.
The day Rachel married Ace, the world was watching, well, I should say, ‘their’ world was watching
Before the [...]
Lollipops and Converse!
The theme for this wedding was ‘True Colours’, one of the couple’s favourite songs, with such a deep meaning to them both, the bride had one of the verses tattood on her arm for the wedding day.
The gorgeous Bride Courtney surprised me and everyone else, [...]
Photos by Images by Lou and Alan Hughes Photography both amazing Sunshine Coast Photographers
You know when you do something and you just ‘do it’ because it seems like ‘common sense’ and the most logical thing to do… and then someone comments on how ‘different, amazing, unusual’ these [...]
Looking forward to watching their tattoos fade
It was a wildly windy day on the 14th September this year in the magical Hidden Grove at Noosa Main Beach, surrounded by very excited family and friends, Casuarina Trees and the gorgeous crystal blue Pacific Ocean in the background Emily walked down [...]
What a blast this bridal party were! Two strapping handsome sons full of fun and mischief, so when they told their Dad, the groom Tym that they’d forgotten the rings we all thought it was another joke.. but noooo, a search party was sent out and the rings were [...]
So there is a list for everything!! But don’t we just love lists, we get everything done perfectly and we can tick things off! LOVE IT.
Its not every day we wear a lush gown, have a room full of ladies helping us get ready and are preened from [...]