Engagement Ring… origin of
The original purpose for an engagement ring was a sign that a woman was purchased and belonged to the groom-to-be. The first people to use rings in a romantic way were the French. In the sixteenth century they used...Read more
I got my weddding ideas from T.V.!
“Rich Bride, Poor Bride”, “Say Yes to the Dress” “Four Weddings” “Four Weddings Canada” are only a few of the T.V. shows that actually have some good ideas for brides. These ideas can be in the ‘What a great...Read more
Wedding Shows: a help or a nightmare?
Many brides look forward and plan their wedding years in advance, picturing the day in great detail in their mind. Once engaged the planning begins in earnest. One place many brides begin is with a local wedding show. These...Read more
Destination Wedding: closer to home
I recently officiated at a ‘closer’ to home’ destination wedding. Many times with destination weddings, we think of going out of the country which not only eliminates many family members and friends who could not afford to attend, but...Read more
“The Wedding Party”… where to start
One of the most challenging parts of a wedding are choosing who will be in your wedding party. The more formal and the larger the wedding, usually the more attendants. Those chosen to be a wedding party should be...Read more