January 14, 2017 How to arrange a ‘legals only’ simple wedding ceremony…

Do you want to marry with minimum fuss, minimum cost, minimum lead-in time, minimum people… in fact, do you want to blink and you’re married? Well I can’t do a ‘Samantha from Bewitched’, but I can pretty much deliver everything else! A simple, legals only...

August 26, 2016 A celebration of love on the Mornington Peninsula…

From our very first meeting over coffee at the Botanic Gardens, I knew I really wanted to work with Lynnette and Richard. What followed was a celebration of love on the Mornington Peninsula. Admittedly, I was smitten the moment I heard them speak - Nett’s...

November 25, 2015 More weddings…

Jeni and Matt What can I say about Jeni and Matt? Well, for starters - they are one fabulous, laid back and romantic couple whose funny and heartfelt wedding ceremony reflected their love of their families and friends, the Mornington Peninsula, (and in particular, Flinders which reminds...

July 15, 2015 A snapshot of last summer’s weddings

Below is just a snapshot of last summer's weddings I was lucky enough to be involved in. Nikki and Simon - Portsea Pub Nikki and Simon are a terrific, no fuss, easy-going couple who were a delight from go to whoa. They were married in the gardens...

May 13, 2015 Johanna and Pat and Dancing Under the Stars

Now, anybody who has read my blogs has probably picked up by now that I especially love relaxed, fun weddings where family and friends are very much a part of the whole shebang. And honestly, Johanna and Pat’s beautiful, beautiful wedding at the stunning Merricks...

March 1, 2015 Some fabulous spring weddings

I’m not sure why, but I seem to end up with really lovely couples – I can honestly say I’ve had no nightmarish bridezillas, and not one single couple I’ve been pleased to see the end of. Quite the contrary really, as I keep in touch...

December 17, 2014 Scotland meets Italy – a blending of cultures …

Rhea and Joseph – what a couple!! From the minute I met this lively, engaging couple I knew we were going to have heaps of fun leading into, and on the day of, their wedding. And I wasn’t wrong… Rhea was born and grew up in...

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...

June 4, 2014 My nephew and his beautiful bride – total lovebirds…

It is so special being involved in the wedding ceremony of people you know and love. My nephew and his beautiful bride – total lovebirds Michael is my sister’s boy so I’ve had the privilege of witnessing his and Gemma’s relationship blossom from teenagers in love...