Robyn Rodda Blog

What’s the deal with grooms??

I would say that when I am contacted by couples for their upcoming weddings, ninety-five percent of the time it is the bride who contacts me. And out of that ninety-five percent, I would say that about fifty percent of the grooms sit there quietly when the couple come to see me, that is, until they succumb to my wonderfully warm personality (cough cough) and realise that I won’t bite them.

A beach wedding not on the beach

One of my most favorite places in the world is Mount Eliza. When I am rich, I plan on building my dream home there, (hopefully next door to Hugh Jackman but that’s another story) so I get very excited when I get to do a wedding there. And what better place than at the Ranelagh Yacht Club!

A great wedding party!

When you have five bridesmaids, five groomsmen, three page boys and a flower girl, you want to keep a tight rein on everything to make sure that it all runs smoothly. And yes it did…..right down to the kids all behaving beautifully, especially the one who had both the rings.

I just Love the Irony

I think it is just my warped sense of humour but the irony of today’s ceremony rally did amuse me.

A Chapel amongst the greenery

What a beautiful chapel at Tatra Receptions! It is surrounded by lots of ferns, trees and other greenery which can all be seen through the many large windows, giving a very picturesque atmosphere. It also housed a grand piano which was used for the music today adding to the happy moment.