Marineland Wedding

I officiated a lot of beautiful weddings this summer and enjoyed every one of them. One of the most fun was at Marineland of Florida. Weddings at Marineland include a variety … Continue reading →

Premier Bride Expo – June 28, 2015 – Everbank Field

I have enjoyed participating in several of the Premier Bridal Expos over the past 3 years. Ann Meyer LeFiles and her staff have always done a great job and I am … Continue reading →

Same-sex Marriage in Florida

There are a lot of news stories about this week’s recent change to Florida’s marriage laws which grant the right to marry to same-sex couples. There are many sources for … Continue reading →

Brides Against Breast Cancer

I am very excited to be participating as a volunteer for the 2013 “Tour of Gowns” with Brides Against Breast Cancer.  This is a wonderful opportunity for Northeast Florida brides … Continue reading →

A Look Back on 2012

  I was excited and honored to participate in the weddings of many diverse couples and venues in 2012 and wanted to say THANK YOU to all the loving couples … Continue reading →

Wedding Officiant – How to Choose

From Wikipedia:   Marriage officiant is a civil officer who performs acts of marriage, civil union or commitment. Their main responsibility is to receive and witness the consent of the intended … Continue reading →

Wedding Expos & Bridal Shows

Last Sunday I had the privilege of participating in the Premier Bride Expo at the Renaissance Convention Center at the World Golf Village.  It was a terrific experience all around.  … Continue reading →

Girl and boy in a dress the bride and groom

A Word From Ann Eastwick

Marriage and its traditions have changed radically through my life.  I was born in the “traditional” 1950s and came of age during the turmoil of the ‘60s and the sexual … Continue reading →