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A Chat with a Humanist Celebrant

In a late evening chat with Joe Armstrong he answered some of my questions about humanist weddings. Is a humanist wedding legal in Ireland? If the celebrant is accredited by the Humanist Association of Ireland and so long as the wedding takes...
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Writing your Wedding Speech

The format I set out below is what I learned in Toastmasters.  Toastmasters is a huge international organisation and there is probably a club near you.  https://www.toastmasters.org/  They are a great relaxed forum for both learning how to prepare a speech and...
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You ask and we answer

Do you sometimes feel a little bit overwhelmed when looking for a venue with what questions to ask.  We are here to help, and have tried to give you some answers to your questions.  But if you have more don’t hesitate to...
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Diamonds are forever

If you are choosing a wedding ring take a second to think about diamonds. Every diamond is formed deep below the earths surface, more than 100 miles deep. Yes, it is really made of pure carbon but very high temperatures and pressure...
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Choosing your Wedding Dress. Something Old?

Have you chosen your wedding dress.?There is the well-known saying that you should wear something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue on your wedding day and then you will have a long and happy marriage. Today I want to look...
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