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 My blog records the feel and the look of many beautiful ceremonies I’ve written and led.  To feature all of them would take far too much time…. but scroll through and treat yourself to some smiles!

Humanist wedding on an island

Humanist wedding on an island

Maddy and Ty. A complete love match. The sort of couple that wring your heart out when you see them together. They had their Humanist wedding ceremony at Happy Valley Glamping which was where I performed my first ever Humanist wedding. The bride wore no shoes. The...

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United!

United!

What can I say about Claire and Glenn? Resilience comes to mind. Values. Humanism. We met nearly four years ago to plan their wedding and they wanted it done swiftly because Glenn's dad was very poorly. Sadly he died very soon after our conversation, and the wedding...

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Humanist vow renewal

Humanist vow renewal

Just occasionally, you chance on a couple who stay in your head forever. I first met Stacey and Ryan about 5 years ago when they opened Angel Cakes Tearoom in New Buckenham. My goodness their cakes are good. And their coffee! Last year, Stacey asked me if I would help...

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A Humanist wedding in the woods

A Humanist wedding in the woods

Harriet and Bernie were completely unflappable and they managed their own Humanist wedding from start to finish with panache! The ceremony was in a dell on their farm, with hand made benches, Walnut the wedding dog, exquisite flowers from Harriet and Emily's floristry...

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A calculated risk

A calculated risk

James and Nick’s Humanist wedding included a gospel choir, their dogs, Armisted Maupin, Sir Ian Mckellen, friends and family.

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DO YOU HAVE CEREMONIES EVERY WEEKEND?

DO YOU HAVE CEREMONIES EVERY WEEKEND?

I am often asked this question. And the answer is no. Although I used to say yes! The two year break during the pandemic taught me a thing or two! The most important learning was how to reflect hard on what makes me the celebrant that people seek out? I used to equate...

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LOVE REDISCOVERED

LOVE REDISCOVERED

Paul and Naomi. Love lost. Love found. Image credit: www.boomarshalphotography.co.uk Naomi and Paul met at school. Then they lost touch. Then later in life they found one another and it was as if time rolled back on itself. Their May wedding was everything they wanted...

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