Archive for October 2015

Why is my Grandmother upset with me for choosing a Celebrant?

    This is an excellent question and one that needs some tender loving care to explain. We’ll have to go back in history to help us all understand where Grandma’s sentiments come from.       Wedding History 101: My research brought me back to the Medieval times (mid-1200’s – 13th century), before the…

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What is a Celebrant?

So…what the heck is a Celebrant anyways? Funny you should ask. I refer to myself as a Professional Celebrant and I get asked this question all the time so I thought I would shed some light on it. Here, in the Lower Mainland of BC, many people use the term Marriage Officiant or Marriage Official, and…

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