Kualoa Ranch Elopement -Picnic Styled Shoot

Kualoa Ranch is absolutely breathtaking. The 4,000 acres of land is rich with history, a working farm, regular movie productions, and many, many weddings. With four stunning wedding locations on site, there’s truly a dreamy backdrop for everybody. But for Allie Dearie and I, “Low Camp” or the “Jumanji” site was perfect for our picnic […]

March 30, 2022

wedding ideas

The Full Post  »

What you didn’t know about wedding vows: 3 vow options to consider

*warning* some wedding officiants use the words “vows” and “wedding ceremony” synonymously. So in an effort not to confuse you… “vows”, by my definition, is a small (but mighty) part within the entire wedding ceremony!  short version of this entire post: You have more wedding vow options than you likely realize As a wedding officiant […]

March 16, 2021

intentional, sincere, wedding ceremonies

The Full Post  »

4 Things to Consider When Choosing A Wedding Officiant

“We need someone to marry us”. Yes you do. From my point of view, here’s a few tips on how to select a Justice of the Peace or Wedding Officiant for your wedding ceremony! For some couples it’s an “after-thought”, and for others its the first wedding vendor they hire, but everyone needs SOMEONE to […]

February 6, 2021

intentional, sincere, wedding ceremonies

The Full Post  »

5 Ways to Personalize Your Wedding Ceremony

Your wedding ceremony can be beautiful AND representative of your uniqueness as a couple. Here’s a few ways to make that happen: Be [more] intentional with ceremony decor– I remember when I worked at an elementary school and we were converting to a magnet school, they told us it should “scream the theme”, and the […]

February 6, 2021

wedding ceremonies

The Full Post  »