Author Archives: Lori

Lori officiating weddings

Why Hire a Professional Wedding Officiant

We often get asked why a couple should hire a professional wedding officiant even if a friend or family member is going to officiate the wedding.  While scrolling through Facebook the other day, I came across a post written by Carmen George of Carmen George Weddings, entitled “Several reasons why hiring a professional officiant for your wedding ceremony is a good idea.”  Before we get into the nitty-gritty, here is  a little about us and why we do what we do! … Read More

Wedding Planner, Patti Turcotte

Why Hire a Wedding Planner

Wedding planners are responsible for assisting clients in planning entire weddings or specific wedding activities. They discuss wedding logistics with clients, negotiate vendor contracts, be a liaison between clients and vendors, and ensure that wedding-day activities run smoothly, including the … Read More

CBL New England Team

What has CBL been up to?

Let’s catch up a bit from the end of 2022.  Wow, that seems like a lifetime ago, and it’s only February 2023!  To any couples who got engaged over the holidays, CONGRATULATIONS!  Enjoy your engagement!  To those who have just started planning or are continuing to plan your wedding, one piece of advice that we always share here at Ceremonies by Lori:  when you book your venue, BOOK  your officiant and any other vendors that are important to you (i.e., photographer, caterer, etc.)  … Read More

Ceremonies By Lori

What do you want your wedding ceremony to look like?

Are you looking for something simple yet beautiful in an intimate setting? Or maybe something a little quieter but super personal, just meant for you and your Hunny? Well, look no further. With Ceremonies by Lori, we offer just that! … Read More