Love in the Time of Coronavirus

Sarah Ritchie Elopement, featured post, slider

I’ve been a Celebrant for over a decade, and I continue to be amazed and delighted with how technology has positively influenced my work—both securing and working with clients, as well as enhancing the ceremony experience. Many years ago, I had a stunning February wedding at the Murray Hill brownstone home of the bride’s girlfriend. I was drawn to the …

Love Spanning 10,000 Miles

Sarah Ritchie Real Stories

So many aspects of the technology revolution have impacted wedding planning from couples having personalized wedding websites to the universe of wedding blogs to share wedding ideas.  Among my favorite developments is the capacity of guests in faraway locations to attend ceremonies via Skype or other video services. Last week I married Brendan and Giancarlo is a private ceremony in …

Words of Affection

Sarah Ritchie Real Stories

The heart of a wedding is not determined by technology, but I have come to appreciate that technological innovation can certainly enhance the experience, particularly in the far flung world in which we find ourselves.Beyond the photos and videos, many brides and grooms like to draw in their loved ones in “real time,” even when they are half a world …