Posts Categorized: Telling the Story of Marriage

Three Tips for Customizing Your Wedding Vows

The vast majority of our couples come to us wanting to personalize their ceremonies. This is a hallmark of the millennial generation, and I, for one, love it. It allows each couple the opportunity to express, in their own words, what the covenant of marriage means to them. Because while love and marriage are universal,… Read more »

Religious, Spiritual, or Non Spiritual?

Do you want a wedding that is spiritual or non-spiritual? Do you want your wedding service to be religious or non-religious? These terms are confusing for brides and grooms, for officiants, and planners, too. Austin Weddings Unlimited officiants have personal conversations every week of the year with couples who are struggling to create a ceremony… Read more »

The Power of Pause in Marriage

Bride and Bridesmaid

My wedding rehearsals are full of little bits of instruction, trivia, announcements, and well – rehearsing. It’s not a science, but it does make life easier. One announcement I make is, of course, to not lock your knees.   Fainting isn’t fun, and dramatic moments are mostly overrated. I always tell the wedding party that I… Read more »

Mo-Ranch Couples’ Weekend Retreat

Every married couple has been there. Life goes from the exciting questions like,”What great new restaurant should we try?” to “What’s for dinner?”  and “Did you figure out where you’d like to go on vacation this weekend?” to “Did you pick up the dry cleaning this week?” Probably not exactly what you were thinking life… Read more »