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Funky Cakes and Wedding Cakes

This week we caught up with Funky Cakes which is based in the Craft Village right in the centre of Derry City, ran by Claire & Sean. They told us what they loved most about wedding cakes and gave us a break...
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International Women’s Day

  A day of celebrating womanhood or a day for protest! To fight for a more gender-balanced world? Living in Russia our family grew up with International Women’s day as a MAJOR celebration.  You could nearly call it a public holiday.  However...
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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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