Category: Weddings

+ Should you invite kids to your wedding? | Maine Wedding Officiant

Making the choice to include Kids in your Wedding Day | Gateway Celebrations, Maine Wedding Officiant

Thinking about the decision to include kids in your wedding day and whether or not to include them in your wedding ceremony as well, there are a few important things to consider…

+ Intimate wedding ceremony at cabin on water in Maine

An intimate, family-style wedding at a cabin in Maine | Gateway Celebrations, Maine Wedding Officiant

Remembering the wedding of a sweet couple who’s wedding I officiated on October 1, 2016 at an adorable little Airbnb cabin right on the water in the quiet rural town of Brownfield, Maine. Alexandria and Andrew’s story is honestly that of one you only see in the movies, except they are the real deal my friends…

+ Planning an adventurous destination wedding in Maine with intention for minimalist couples

Planning your Wedding with Intention when you Value Experiences over things | Gateway Celebrations, Maine Wedding Officiant

I find that asking myself, “how does this serve me/them/us?” allows me to easily evaluate the importance of just about everything in my life whether it be gift-giving, buying décor for our home, what to focus on in my business as a professional Wedding Officiant and so on… I’ll explain how this relates to planning your wedding so, hang tight! 

+ advice for engaged brides and grooms before their wedding day for a happy marriage

11 pieces of sage advice every Engaged Couple should hear | Gateway Celebrations, Maine Wedding Officiant

There are all kinds of books and publications out there about marriage these days… I know this because as a wedding professional, especially as an Officiant who works so closely with couples getting married in Maine, I’d be foolish not to explore these offerings in case there’s valuable content I should be sharing with you…

+ Engaged Couples getting married hear story behind Maine Wedding Officiant, Vivianna Adams

How I became a professional Maine Wedding Officiant | Gateway Celebrations

I’ve come to realize that I am a straight up “love enthusiast” and love everything about Weddings, especially ones in Maine. 
I didn’t always know this about myself but with each wedding I officiate, I fall more in love creating these beautifully personal ceremonies that shed light on and celebrate the unique love story of each couple I have the pleasure of getting to know…