It's all about you! I take great pride in personalizing your marriage ceremony. I will work with you to find the words that capture your love for one another, your personalities that are uniquely your own, and your story. On your wedding day I will help you deliver with ease and joy. You will be in the light.
To celebrate your vows of love and commitment, you may wish to incorporate one of the creative additions below. I also welcome your ideas and traditions.
Your ideal ceremony awaits!
This is a festive way to transition to a reception. Champagne flutes are presented to the couple and their guests. The bride and groom toast one another for the first time as a married couple.
This marks the joining of two lives, families and friends. Two containers of sand are poured into a third vessel. As the grains of sand can never be separated and poured again into the individual containers, so will your marriage be.
You may choose to present each other with a rose as a first gift to one another after marriage. You may also choose to present roses to your parents or mothers in gratitude for their love.
Love Letter Ceremony
Like a time capsule, letters to one another are locked away in a keepsake container to be re-opened at a later date as a way to celebrate and remember your love and feelings for one another at the time of your wedding.
Breaking of the Glass
In this tradition, a glass is wrapped in a cloth and steppped on by the groom at the end of the ceremony to symbolize both the permanence and frailty of marriage. Mazel Tov! Good Fortune!
This consists of lighting two candles by the couple or two family members . After the pronouncement, the bride and groom light the unity candle with these two, lit candles. This symbolizes the merging of two individuals, their families and friends.
A stone is given to each guest who is asked to think of a loving wish for the couple while holding the stone. These are then collected and held in a vessel as a keepsake for the newly married couple.