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how to self-solemnize

February 18, 2023

So, you want to self-solemnize huh? I’ve got you covered! First off, let’s define self-solemnization as the act of officiating your own wedding ceremony, without the need for a third-party officiant or religious leader. It can be a great option for those who want to elope or have a more intimate or non-traditional wedding ceremony. […]

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how to elope in oregon.

January 7, 2023

Eloping can be a wonderful way to celebrate your love and commitment to each other without the stress of a traditional wedding. If you’re considering eloping in Oregon, you’re in luck – Oregon offers a beautiful and diverse range of landscapes, from rugged coastline to forested mountains to rolling hills, making it a fantastic place […]

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elopements vs. intimate weddings.

April 7, 2021

One question I get a lot is how I define an elopement vs. an intimate wedding vs. a traditional wedding. And I get it! The very definition of what a wedding is has changed rapidly in the last few years, and a certain worldwide event that happened in the year of our Lord 2020 has […]

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