Bringing The Giving Away of the Bride into the 21st Century!

Bringing The Giving Away of the Bride into the 21st Century!

This video is designed to demystify and modernise an age old custom used in many wedding ceremonies, known as The giving away of the Bride. Hi there and Welcome! Today I’m going to talk to you about the giving away of the bride.This ritual has a long history.In Roman...
Bringing The Giving Away of the Bride into the 21st Century!

How to Have an ISO Wedding Legally!!

  These are STR-A-A-A-A-NGE times indeed! But if you are still wanting/needing to marry, and are happy to abide by the 5-person ruling as outlined below, please read on .. The 5-person rule (as of 25/03/2020) Victorian celebrants have been advised of the...
Five Cultural Backgrounds – One Couple!!!!

Five Cultural Backgrounds – One Couple!!!!

Late last year I was honoured to be the one to get these two hitched after a romance than spanned, not only the years, but also the continents. Shihai was born in China and then lived in Japan. Steph was born in Australia, to parents of Austrian and Dutch backgrounds...
Top Tips for a Kick-A Wedding

Top Tips for a Kick-A Wedding

  Someone asked me the other day, for my advice about having a really fabulous wedding. I thought for a bit, and realised it’s not easy to put into just a few words, but here goes! Start planning about 12-18 months in advance (2 years if your date is a popular one),...
Just Married? What’s in a Name?

Just Married? What’s in a Name?

The great thing about being married legally in Australia is that you only change your name by usage and not by law. There is no actual registration of your married name, you just start using it. The good thing about this is that in the public record, your name is...