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Hurricane Lane and Weddings

Hurricane Lane and Weddings

The Big Island Got Slammed, Not Oahu As I tap out this post, I can hear the rain pinging off of my tile roof here in Kaneohe.  I live on the Windward side of Oahu where it tends to rain almost every day, so I’m used to this.  But the […]

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What to Pack for Your Hawaii Wedding

On The North Shore of Oahu   Your wedding in Hawaii is booked and you’re ready to hop on that jetliner, dig your toes in the sand, and say your “I do’s.” You’re probably wondering, “What should I bring?” Here’s my two cents: AN EXTRA “EMPTY” SUITCASE – There’s a […]

Logistics!  What Happens On the Day of Your Wedding in Hawaii!

Logistics! What Happens On the Day of Your Wedding in Hawaii!

“What happens on the day of  our wedding, Steve!”  It’s one of of themost common questions I get asked.  Well, here’s a quick rundown.  But before I we skip to your wedding day, let’s back up and talk about what you need to do BEFORE you tie the knot. There […]

Hawaii Winter Beach Weddings Equal Big Waves!

Hawaii Winter Beach Weddings Equal Big Waves!

Today, we had humango waves on the North Shore of Oahu.   Thirty to Forty feet!  Just to put things into perspective, the light pole in front of your house is most likely twenty feet high.  Can you imagine a wave twice as big as that?  Talk about “holy toledo batman!” Big […]

The Most Important Ingredient to Your Wedding In Hawaii is….?

The Most Important Ingredient to Your Wedding In Hawaii is….?

Drum roll, please? It’s none other than customer service. I know this isn’t rocket science and probably common sense.   But I will tell you right now, that good customer service with Hawaii Wedding Companies, is tough to find.   Many wedding companies, even large chain hotels, restaurants, take forever to return […]

How to Plan a Surprise Vow Renewal in Hawaii

How to Plan a Surprise Vow Renewal in Hawaii

SURPRISE!  WE’RE GETTING OUR VOWS RENEWED One of the best things we get to do here is to plan surprise vow renewals in Hawaii.  Pulling a surprise off like this isn’t difficult at all. It just a bit a strategic storytelling.  How do we do it?  Well, there are three […]

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My Favorite Dessert Places!

You’ll find some pretty unique dessert places on Oahu, so leave that carb counting diet at home and go nuts.  As always, there’s a handful of places here that are off the beaten path.  Many of these small dessert shops don’t have the marketing budget to be featured in travel […]

Same-Sex Weddings in Hawaii

Same-Sex Weddings in Hawaii

To me, personally, this is probably the least exciting page on my website, but I had to create it to let everyone know that YES, MY COMPANY DOES PERFORM SAME-SEX WEDDINGS! There are no special packages, discounts, or up-charges for same-sex weddings.   Everyone pays the same price here!  So […]

Ocean Baptism….

Ocean Baptism….

 Three kids got baptized.  This was number one. BAPTISM BY OCEAN Yesterday, November 15th, 2013, my company had the great opportunity to baptize three children into the waters of the Pacific Ocean, right off the coast of Magic Island on Oahu.  Reverend Elias Parker performed the baptism and did an […]

Federal Government Shutdown, No Effect On Beach Weddings in Hawaii

Federal Government Shutdown, No Effect On Beach Weddings in Hawaii

Today is Sunday, October 6th, 2013, the sixth day of the government shutdown.    Hidden beneath the headlines on the back page of many newspapers is the heartbreaking news that the shutdown of federal government has affected weddings across the United States.  Weddings that were to take place on federal […]

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