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I just love to enhance the magic of your special day by providing you with the option of a keepsake ceremony certificate for ceremonies of any kind including marriage and/or handfasting certificate, baby naming, vow renewal and more. In a past professional career I was a website developer and graphic […]

How to Decide – Wedding Band or DJ ?

by Sharon Quigley As a musician myself (although I don’t play in a wedding band, I play keyboards in my husband’s blues/rock and prog band) I can say there is absolutely no comparison to a good live band on stage.  The energy in the room and the vibe of live […]

With your sand ceremony bottle, I provide your choice of two sand colors as standard.  Extra colors can be included for €5 per color.  I have an extensive range of sand colors to choose from, in either bold and bright or pastel colors.  Metallic colors of gold, silver or copper […]

I am from Australia and legal marriage requirements differ in each country so at present I am not registered to conduct a legal marriage in Ireland. Couples choose me to create & conduct their private wedding ceremony because they either don’t want a church wedding, or it just isn’t an […]

Important Tips for Choosing Your Wedding Date

There are many things to consider when choosing your wedding date.  Are you on a budget of any kind?  Or would you rather spend your money on other things than to go too extreme with your wedding day spending?  Would you like to ensure that your guests are not burdened […]

This is one for all the wine connoissuers out there .. inside a mini wine box place your love letters to each other along with your favourite drop of red .. who could think of anything more meaningful than your own time capsule to be opened on your 5 year […]

The Unity Candle Ceremony is a popular choice for any ceremony including non-Religious, Spiritual, Atheist, mixed faith or other ceremonies because like the sand ceremony, it is non-denominational and does not have any religious significance. The great thing about the Unity Candle ceremony is that there are no set rules. […]

A sand ceremony, or Unity sand ceremony, is a very beautiful way to declare your love for each other and further bind your marriage vows. Typically conducted after the vows and ring exchange, a sand ceremony includes a blessing or reading spoken by the Celebrant / Officiant, along with the […]

Oathing Stone Ceremony

The oathing stone ceremony hails from times of old where stones were considered sacred by the Celtic Druids. Many stone circles and megalithic sites still exist today, denoting the significance of stones ancient Celtic lore. It is believed by many that stones are able to store energy and even knowledge. […]

Ballyvolane House is a magical setting for your wedding. Nestled deep in the beautiful north Cork countryside, Ballyvolane has been in the Green family for generations, so you and your wedding guests can enjoy a slice of home-from-home ancestral chic. Originally built in 1728, the house was remodelled in Victorian […]