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    Christmas - a great time to propose!

    by Yvonne Beck Celebrant -

    Christmas is a truly romantic time for couples in love wanting to take the next step in to marriage. It's a really popular time for proposals and it got me thinking about different traditions there are for engagements, and also what kind of ceremonies we can hold for these lovely romantic events!

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    Welcome your child with a Naming Ceremony

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    Welcoming a first or new child into your family is one of life’s major milestones and a wonderful emotional and uplifting time, full of hope,  joy and meaning.  The Ceremony is all about welcoming your child to your home, your family and the wider community.  It's about openly stating binding vows and promises to the newborn child, who will, with the help of Guide Parents and others present at the Naming, be supported, cared for, protected, developed and nurtured into adulthood, and encouraged to take their part in the world.  

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    Adding Symbolism to your Wedding Ceremony

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    Your wedding ceremony is usually where you exchange your vows and promises and rings, often it is just between the two of you and doesnt involve your guests.  Adding symbolic internal ceremonies or rituals to your wedding ceremony allows you to surprise mothers, involve your guests and include family members!  Make more beautiful memories, and share more of the joy of this wonderful day and milestone.  

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    Celebrating Love

    by Yvonne Beck Celebrant -

    Celebrating major milestones in life are an important tradition and ritual, and ground us to our families, friends and our wider community.  Weddings are probably amongst our happiest days, and celebrating with those we love is key to our own happiness and making memories for the future. Not all weddings are now the standard bride and groom, as we create ceremony to celebrate love and marriage for couples of the same sex.  

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