May 23, 2019

Earlier in May, EmbraceTheDay's Lisa was interviewed on BBC Hereford & Worcester. 

Lisa talked to Kate Justice about naming ceremonies; a great way to have a bespoke ceremony for your child with traditional or modern touches.

She also talks about weddings, commitment ce...

February 23, 2019

Social Media has become such a big part of most people’s lives and one of the great things about it is being able to share your good news.  With friends living near and far away, it’s an instant and effective way to make contact.

When we meet with couples, we always ask...

February 12, 2019

Valentine’s Day is an annual occasion where many couples exchange cards and gifts – but it’s also a day when many people propose to their loved ones.

Also known as Saint Valentine’s Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine, apparently the link to romance began in the 14th ce...

February 5, 2018

When planning ceremonies it is quite usual for people to want to mention those that cannot make the ceremony.  For some this can mean those that are no longer living and for others simply those that cannot attend the ceremony that day.

 This can be an awkward issue for...

January 22, 2018

One of the great things about using a Celebrant for your ceremony, apart from the obvious personalised nature of the work we do, is being able to have any readings you want included.  They can be religious, poems, quotes or something that has been written especially fo...

December 5, 2017

So now you have read our earlier blog about what a Celebrant actually is and why you need one for to make your ceremony totally unique….how does it work?

Well if you have decided to engage the services of a Celebrant you are about to be taken on a very special journey i...

October 9, 2017

No, I mean LITERALLY.  Most people these days have heard of a hand fastening but do we really know what they are?

Well for a start that is where the term “tying the knot” originates from so we all know more than we think immediately.  Hand fastenings date back to the an...

September 25, 2017

Celebrants are quite used to conducting sand ceremonies as these have become more popular of late for weddings, commitments and also naming ceremonies.

But what is a sand ceremony, I hear you cry….a sand ceremony is a unity ceremony and the blending of the sand represen...