Tag: wedding


The First Ceremony I Ever Wrote
17 Aug 2015

The First Ceremony I Ever Wrote

I love writing ceremonies. My favourites are the ones I write and officiate for friends and family. They also just happen to be the ones that give me the most stress. I put an enormous amount of pressure on my self to write the perfect wedding for that special ceremony. Right now I am writing a wedding ceremony for my uncle and his soon to...

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Big Fat Lie – Reality TV Show Cheapens Marriage – Channel 9 – Married at First Sight
01 May 2015

Big Fat Lie – Reality TV Show Cheapens Marriage – Channel 9 – Married at First Sight

In Australia Channel 9 have recently launch a new ‘reality’ TV show called Married At First Sight. Based on a Danish documentary series, and referred to as a timely social experiment, the format has been sold to more than 60 countries around the world. The problem with the show first and foremost is that it is based on the premise that an actual marriage could occur...

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Outdoor Weddings – fun and look great but careful planning required.
17 Apr 2015

Outdoor Weddings – fun and look great but careful planning required.

Outdoor weddings can look great and can be a lot of fun but careful planning is required. The first step is to contact your local council to ensure you can use your preferred location. Most of the local councils in South East Queensland make the relevant booking forms and information available online, and some like Brisbane City Council have virtual tours and an online booking...

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Park & Beach Weddings – Handy Council Links
15 Apr 2015

Park & Beach Weddings – Handy Council Links

Thinking of an outdoor location for your wedding, community or corporate event? Need to book a park or beach? Here are some handy link to various council websites. Council Links Moreton Bay Regional Council Weddings and Similar Services in Parks Brisbane City Council Booking Parks for Special Events Logan City Council Holding an Event Ipswich City Council Permit and Licence Information Gold Coast City Council Park Bookings Beach...

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Wedding Day Themes
14 Apr 2015

Wedding Day Themes

One of the earliest discussions when planning your wedding will be about how you will theme your special day? Both the bride and groom will have thought about it at some point, big and bold, small and intimate, pick or silver, indoors or outdoors. But how does it all come together? The best answer I can come up with is with time and patience. It...

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Customised stamps a personal touch to invites and thank you notes
06 Jan 2015

Customised stamps a personal touch to invites and thank you notes

Planning the wedding stationery can be a task everyone dreads but here is a hint for adding that special touch to your #wedding invitations and thank you notes that is often overlooked. Australia Post allow you make customised stamps. Why not add a pre-wedding photo on a stamp to the invites and a photo from your special day when you send the thank you notes....

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Rain doesn’t have to dampen your special day
05 Jan 2015

Rain doesn’t have to dampen your special day

Rain doesn’t have to dampen your special day! Some careful planning and preparation can ensure everything runs smoothly and the smiles aren’t washed off your dials.My top tips to be prepared for wet weather when planning an outdoor wedding. 1) Chat to the venue coordinator at the reception venue at the time of booking about early access for the wedding should it be needed. 2)...

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Heat and Humidity
04 Jan 2015

Heat and Humidity

Heat and humidity a problem on your wedding day? I have seen misting systems used, portable air conditioners, shady rainforest settings and classic Asian hand fans used. But the best bit of advice I can give is plan your attire appropriately. As beautiful as that long veiled, long trained wedding dress and three piece double breasted suit might look, they may not be the best...

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