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Five Keys to a Healthy and Happy Marriage

There are five keys to a healthy and happy marriage: vitality, synergy, harmony, sustainability, and discovery. Read on and apply these morsels of wisdom to your relationship now! (You’ll find the complete passage in the element Reflections in our Wedwordy app.)  First, as individuals, maintain a healthy level of vitality. Taking care of yourself is […]

Wherever Inspiration Takes Hold, Be Ready to Write

Composing the wedding ceremony script is often not a one-shot start to finish task.  And like any creative endeavor, you can’t force it to happen by sitting at your desktop at home. Getting those meaningful words on (digital) paper takes time and patience and flexibilty.  Inspiration strikes anytime, anywhere. So wouldn’t it be great to […]

In Your Ceremony, Share the Story of How You Met

Every couple has a uniqe story of how they met and fell in love! Share yours in your ceremony to give it added intimacy, personality, and humor. Your guests will love it. Here’s how with Wedwordy. Select the element “Story | Admire” In your ceremony sequence called the “Elements Flow” in Wedwordy, add “Story | […]

Create Your Ceremony with Wedwordy and Your Officiant

With Wedwordy, creating your wedding script with your officiant has never been easier! Whether you have asked a friend or family member to officiate, or have hired a professional, you and your officiant can use Wedwordy as a collaboration tool to create the wedding ceremony script together. Here’s how. SIGN UP First, create your Wedwordy […]

Honor Heritage with a Custom Unity Ritual

In Serbia, the plum is the national fruit, and plum brandy, known as slivovica, is the national beverage. It is shared during gatherings to signify prosperity, health, and happiness. A couple came to Reverend Rick Tan of Tan Weddings & Events a few days before their wedding ceremony and wanted a way to honor the […]

Writing the Wedding Ceremony Script

For engaged couples with a wedding day on the horizon, planning a wedding spurs emotions that run from elation to exasperation. You might be one of those couples. And it’s OK to feel the wide range of crazy in the months leading to the big day. Fortunately, there are online resources that will help tilt […]

Elements of a Wedding Ceremony

The Exchange of Vows and the Giving of Rings are examples. Here is a list of sixteen, and their brief descriptions, given in (loosely) sequential ceremony order.   ANNOUNCEMENT Do you want an “unplugged ceremony” or maybe just a reminder about cell phone etiquette? As the guests are settling in to their seats, have your […]

Your Friend’s Primer to Officiating Like a Pro

So you’ve tapped your friend or family member to officiate for your wedding. It would be an honor, certainly. And quite a responsibilty. Here is a a comprehensive guide for what it takes to be exceptional in this esteemed role. Consider three important components: Authority, Capability, and Eloquence. Think A-C-E.   AUTHORITY Who Can Perform […]

Choosing a Meaningful Unity Ritual

Your declaration of intent, exchange of vows, and giving of rings are the heart of the wedding ceremony. So why choose to add a unity ritual? Consider your faith, culture, and personal/couple preferences when deciding to incorporate one, or not. The minimum requirement of the ceremony to be “official” is the declaration of intent – […]