Some thoughts on Marriage Equality

Sarah Ritchie Readings & Vows

Only a few years ago, the idea of same-sex unions–marriage equality–was new in the American States.  The Commonwealth of Massachusetts consider marriage equality early on, and in an early court ruling on the matter, Judge Margaret Marshall describe the significance of marriage for all committed couples.  “Marriage is a vital social institution. The exclusive commitment of two individuals to each …

Sean Gallery: A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

Sarah Ritchie Elopement, NYC Wedding Pros, Real Stories

I have many wonderful opportunities to officiate ceremonies for couples eloping to New York. In many instances, it is only the couple coming to the Big Apple for the big event. Other times, they are joined by a handful of loved ones. For the budget conscious couple, it is tempting to forego the expense of hiring a professional photographer…and I always …