I am taking reservations for 2019 weddings up to and including the  20th of October.  The winter seriously affect my yard and garden so it is needing a lot of work and isn't as attractive as usual but you are still more than welcome to come to my home, my dock or garden for small intimate weddings. … Continue reading WEDDING SEASON 2019

The rain threatened, but never materialized

Amanda and Keven were married today on the shores of Long Lake in Port Orchard today with their close personal friends and family in attendence. While a few drops of rain fell prior to the ceremony, but it stopped as soon as it started. Wishing them much happiness in their life together.   Am

I’m soon to be leaving to spend the winter in Mexico. I’ve just had my second knee replaced and intend to relax and recuperate in a sunny warm climate. With the convenience of e-mail I am available to assist with your wedding reservations even while I’m out of town but I won’t be available to perform ceremonies until the end of March. So please e-mail me with with any questions or concerns and reservation requests. I will be happy to assist. For anyone interested in life in Mexico you can follow me at

John and Xian

John and Xian (Gin) were united in an evening ceremony in the Grape Arbor on July 26th. John translated the vows for Xian as Xian only speaks Chinese. I gave them a copy of the ceremony so later in private John could translate the entire ceremony to Xian.