It’s the best day of your life!

This is your wedding day and it’s all about you.  Every T has been crossed and every I has been dotted.  All the details have been taken care of and the stage is set for a perfect day.  You have hired all the best vendors and everything is going to be just the way you […]

It Could Happen To You

I never thought it would really happen, but it did. The bride and groom had purchased a little elopement package from me which included an hour of photography and the officiant, plus recommendations.  This package was for the couple and less than 4 guests.  Several months out from their wedding date, the bride told me […]

Heather and Larry – Sandy Toes & Salty Kisses | St. Simons Island Wedding Officiant

July 17, 2014 was an absolutely gorgeous day at East Beach on St. Simons Island, Georgia for the beach wedding of Heather Tagliaferi and Larry Hillock, Jr.  The white sandy beach and dunes were the perfect backdrop for this couple to say their I do’s. Thirty or forty of their closest friends and relatives arrived […]

Ten Year Vow Renewal Surprise| St. Simons Island Officiant

Jennifer and Lee Grider were married at the St. Simons Island Lighthouse ten years ago on April 24, 2004, so it was fitting that when they planned a St. Simons Island vacation 10 years later in 2014, that the idea of a vow renewal sounded awesome!  Lee knew Jennifer would love the idea and so […]

Doug and Louise Got Married| Jekyll Island Wedding Officiant

Louise Witkowski and Doug Thompson were married on Driftwood Beach, Jekyll Island, Georgia on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 4pm in the afternoon.  Lots of friends and family witnessed the beautiful ceremony that was set among the huge overturned driftwood trees along the beach.   Direction signs with balloons were erected along the way to […]

Barb and Jerry’s Destination Wedding | Jekyll Island Wedding Officiant

Jerry Sauermilch and Barb Metscher tied the knot in a beautiful beach wedding at high noon on May 21, 2014 on Jekyll Island’s Driftwood Beach.  They were surrounded by 30 of their close family members having come all the way to Georgia from Wisconsin.  Jerry and Barb enjoy traveling to different locations around the map […]

Adriana and Jorge Got Married | Adriana y Jorge se casaron

When Adriana contacted me about planning her destination beach wedding on Jekyll Island, she had a special request.  Her fiancé, Jorge, did not speak English and she wanted a minister that was fluent in Spanish.  She wanted to make sure he knew what he was agreeing to.  Unfortunately, I speak only minimal Spanish and could […]