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Writing Your Wedding Vows in 6 Simple Steps
Writing your own wedding vows is a way to personalise this special time in your life. A chance to speak from the heart.
The Beginner's Guide to Wedding Planning
When it comes to planning a wedding, turning your dreams into reality can often be a challenge. Even more so if you’re under time pressure. To help you get started, here are 7 tips for planning a dream wedding.
What ceremonies can a celebrant officiate?
While celebrants conduct formal ceremonies in the community, their role is so much more than simply officiating. Take a look at this comprehensive list of ceremonies that celebrants can facilitate.
7 Questions to Ask Your Marriage Celebrant
Making the time to meet with and find out a little more about your potential marriage celebrant can help you feel more relaxed on your wedding day, knowing you’re in good hands.
Grief: A Little Word That Packs a Big Punch
Grief has always gone beyond death and dying and has many guises, amplified during the Covid-19 situation. Grief, as Australian author Sally Cant says, “is a little word that packs a big punch”.
Funerals and Weddings at Level 2
Gatherings and events at Alert Level 2: The Government has announced an increase to gathering numbers from 12 noon Friday 29 May. Play it safe!
How to Engage on Social Media
A beginner's guide to social media: Helping CANZ members to win in an online world. Find out how you can engage on social media.
Why Cut the Cake: Symbolism, Ritual and Ceremony
Cutting the cake, and sharing it, is rich in symbolism, ritual and ceremony. Every era and culture has and does this differently.
How to Plan a Surprise Wedding
For couples who don’t like to be the centre of attention or for people who don’t need or want gifts, a surprise wedding may be the answer!
How to Choose the Right Celebrant
With thousands of registered independent marriage celebrants in New Zealand how do you find someone right for you?