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Dreams and other profound thoughts!

I have a very good friend who is a textile artist of some repute in the USA – Jeanne Beck  – - and Jeanne is living her dream of creating art. There are times in a person’s life when they meet kindred spirits, and even though Jeanne and I have only met once in person, [...]


In a very philosophical mood, today I was reflecting on the value of friends. In the photo with this post, you will see some very special celebrant friends of mine – Marika McKenzie, me, Bilawara Lee and Yvonne Falckh. We met during our training to be come marriage celebrants, and have maintained a firm friendship [...]

Busy, Busy Time

With an influx of weddings happening at this time of year, it is so easy to get caught up in the excitement of being a celebrant, but what excitement for the bride and groom!
I recently performed the weddng of Max and Lydia, who have given me permission to share a little of their story. They [...]

Back to work!

I know, there are lots of people hard at work this week, with the holiday season already a distant memory. I have been fortunate to extend my holiday into this week, but looks like it is time to get back to work!
I met a couple yesterday who are already well into wedding preparations for their [...]

The start of the New Year

There is something wonderful about the start of a New Year. Excitement in the air, a fresh start, new potential directions. To me the brilliant Bougainvillea sums up the vibrant feeling of a New Year…
A friend of mine, Jeanne Raffer Beck,  writes that she has chosen a word to sum up what she hopes [...]

Happy New Year!

Has this past year just flown for you too? I cannot believe that 2008 is in its last days, and 2009 is almost here. For those that are marrying in 2009, I bet the New Year heralds such excitement and energy, as wedding plans come together. On a reflective note, in amongst all that excitement, [...]

Welcome to Dream Dancer Celebrations and a new blog on the street!

The launch of a new website is always exciting. I know there are some who can throw a new website together and have it operating within a day or two, but this website has been prefaced by thought, planning, discussion with the two talented web creators Leah and Jamie ( and much delight.
I am a [...]