Wedding Blog

Oct 2011

Very wise words read in The Mill Forge

Marriage Joins Two People
In The Circle Of Its Love
by Edmund O'Neill

Marriage is a commitment to life,
the best that two people can find and bring out in each other.
It offers opportunities for sharing and growth
that no other relationship can equal.
It is a physical and an emotional joining that is promised for a lifetime.

Within the circle of its love,
marriage encompasses all of life's most important relationships.
A wife and a husband are each other's best friend,
confidant, lover, teacher, listener, and critic.
And there may come ...

Oct 2011

We were all quite amoosed...

by this wedding cake which was delivered today - isn't it wonderful?

All the staff were trying to guess who would want such a cake. A dairy farmer? A milkman? A cheesemaker? A cowboy? Maybe a 'moo'sician? But it turned out it had been specially made for a bride who's just crazy about cows - simple as that! Moove over darling!!!


Oct 2011

How to tie a cravat

For those of you who may not need to wear a morning suit or a kilt on a regular basis, we though you might appreciate a bit of advice about how to tie a cravat...

  • Place the tie around your neck.
  • Make sure the wider ends are in the front.
  • The right side should be one inch longer than the left side.
  • This will allow you to create the knot at the top.
  • Take the long side and cross it over the short side.
  • Then take the long side and wrap it once around the short side from underneath.
  • Take the long side and ...

Oct 2011

Loves Young Dream !!!

A lovely romantic wedding was held in The Mill Forge. The bride and groom had 'run away' to Gretna Green without telling anyone -- Nothing unusual. - This couple were over the age of 16 - of course I could not tell you how old they are - but I am sure they would not mind if I mentioned that the bride was born in 1925 and the groom in 1932!
Both widowed, they decided after knowing each other for over 30 years that Gretna Green was the place for them.
Our wedding co-ordinator Andrea and wedding photographer Paul Taylor ...