October 17, 2014 What to look for in a good civil celebrant in Melbourne and surrounds

Most couples concentrate on the venue, photographer, florist, their outfits – in fact almost every aspect of their ‘big day’, before they get to the celebrant. No dramas there, except that many celebrants book out well in advance. What to look for in a Civil...

May 22, 2014 What a wedding – amazing, stylish, perfect…

Now that the wedding season is over, I’m seriously committed to catching up on blogging about fabulous couples I’ve been lucky enough to work with over the past few months. I’ll start with some of the most recents and work backwards. So it’s something of an...

April 20, 2014 How much does a celebrant cost?

How much does a celebrant cost? I would answer that by saying it depends on what you want.  What you have to remember is that getting married in a Registry Office will cost you around $400 for a short, sharp, generic service. It’s all over...

January 31, 2014 Honouring of two cultures makes for an amazing ceremony

Vicky and Leigh are one of my favourite couples.  They’re both great company, and really funny – I loved spending time with them; being party to Leigh’s dry, droll sense of humour and the absurd, and Vicky’s gentle, but wicked sense of fun!  Their backgrounds...

January 4, 2014 A broccoli bouquet – just the thing for a broccoli loving vego!

Matt and Erin were super fun to be with in the lead up to their wedding. They are both extremely relaxed, easy to laugh and muck about -never taking themselves too seriously.   Their ceremony perfectly reflected this. It had lots of funny moments, but probably...

July 26, 2013 Who doesn’t love a garden wedding?

Who doesn’t love a garden wedding? Especially when it is at the stunning Alowyn Gardens, which is where Camilla and Lee chose to tie the knot.  Now I know I bang on about how great my job is, and how lucky I am to meet...

July 11, 2013 Jen and Karl – two of the nicest people on earth

Jen’s parents have been friends of ours for years, so I’ve seen her grow from a baby into an absolutely gorgeous person. And Karl is pretty special too.  They were married in their new back garden with their close families and friends present, many traveling...

May 25, 2013 Gum Gully Farm – celebrations under the kiwi fruit vine…

Melissa and David are a dynamic, energetic, fun and utterly gorgeous couple who I clicked with from the word go, so it was such a privilege being involved in their wedding at one of my favourite places - Gum Gully Farm in Sylvan.  There was love...

May 25, 2013 A Pig Shed for a Wedding?

I’ve been lucky to work with some amazing couples, and Lucy and Ben are definitely up there.  From the first meeting at their home in Ascot Vale, through to their brilliant wedding at the 'Pig Shed' in the beautiful Kyneton Botanic Gardens, Lucy and Ben were...

May 25, 2013 Yarra Valley Magic

Shin and Rian are a funny, relaxed and easy going couple, who were an absolute delight to work with.  We hit it off from our first meeting at a funky little café in Richmond, through to their beautiful wedding at the Somerville Estate in Dixon’s...