Blog


Welcome To Weddings By Sandy
24 Jan 2013

Welcome To Weddings By Sandy

Our primary goal is to ensure every couple gets the right officiant who will provide them with the tools to create the ceremony of their dreams. The person with the right personality, skills and training is a must. My team and I offer secular, spiritual and non-denominational ceremonies to any and all couples who wish to be legally and/or spiritually bound. Your Ceremony is a...

Read More


We Treat All Weddings The Same
24 Jan 2013

We Treat All Weddings The Same

We joyfully co-create and officiate wedding ceremonies for all loving and committed couples. This includes same-sex weddings in Maryland and other states in the surrounding area that recognize marriage equality.  


Your Officiant wore what?!
18 Jan 2013

Your Officiant wore what?!

Not too long ago, I had just finished officiating a wedding when a couple walked up to me to compliment me on my execution of the ceremony.  As we were talking, they told me that I “looked nice.”  I, of course, responded with “Thank you!” Then they proceeded to tell me about their own wedding. Surprisingly, their officiant came dressed as if she were attending...

Read More


Major Surgery and being a Wedding Professional
22 Feb 2015

Major Surgery and being a Wedding Professional

by Sandra Bearden Whether you plan or not for major surgery, you are a wedding professional and cannot escape couples that want to see you and speak to you, no matter how hard you try.  This is the story of my bilateral knee replacement, I hope you enjoy it! I’ve had trouble with my knees for over 10 years, but was not “old” enough for...

Read More


18 Dec 2014

JOSHUA PROPOSED ME BY A HUGE SURPRISE

It was last October and we’d decided to have a halloween party, just a small one as far as I was concerned. But Joshua said we should invite my family as well as his family – having such a close family I didn’t think anything of it. Then he kept saying we should get some costumes from a fancy dress website, and get contacts and...

Read More


18 Dec 2014

A WISH FROM MY CHILEHOOD

We had planned a romantic weekend away to Honolulu In September . We booked two cheap nights in a travel lodge to keep down the costs so we could have one lavish night in an executive sweet at the Local Hotel right next to the beach we booked the romance package to include champagne and a turndown treat. We had a fantastic weekend going out...

Read More


18 Dec 2014

CHOOSING THE CEREMONY SUIT

It was the 15th November last year, my lovely Joshua woke me up at 3am and told me to get up pack! Very excited and still a bit sleepy I packed, packing clothes to go to the Antarctic and Barbados, not knowing where I was going!! We was chauffeured to the airport, avoiding all check in signs we managed to get to the gate for...

Read More


18 Dec 2014

PLAN OF A GREAT HONEYMOON

It was last October and we’d decided to have a halloween party, just a small one as far as I was concerned. But Jacob said we should invite my family as well as his family – having such a close family I didn’t think anything of it. Then he kept saying we should get some costumes from a fancy dress website, and get contacts and...

Read More


17 Dec 2014

OUR FIRST UNFORGETABLE KISS

It was last October and we’d decided to have a halloween party, just a small one as far as I was concerned. But Jacob said we should invite my family as well as his family – having such a close family I didn’t think anything of it. Then he kept saying we should get some costumes from a fancy dress website, and get contacts and...

Read More


17 Dec 2014

GOOD EVENTS OF MY LIFE

It was last October and we’d decided to have a halloween party, just a small one as far as I was concerned. But Jacob said we should invite my family as well as his family – having such a close family I didn’t think anything of it. Then he kept saying we should get some costumes from a fancy dress website, and get contacts and...

Read More



Page 2 of 612345...Last »