10 Amazing Ways To Honor Mom At Your Wedding

May 21st, 2018 / Rev. Samora / 0 comments

With all the excitement of this past weekend’s Royal Wedding, we enjoy and celebrate two beautiful people whose love radiates and inspires us all.  It also brought our attention to the relationship of the new Princess and her mother Doria and of course honoring Prince Harry’s beloved mother, Princess Diana.  In celebration of our mother’s, … Continue reading

Wow! This Series Will Make a Big Difference For You!!

March 28th, 2018 / Rev. Samora / 0 comments

These quick tips could be just what you’ve been searching for. I am blessed and grateful to be among this panel of experts who show up in such an authentic and loving way to share real tips and strategies to support you in having it all. Join us for the “Yes! You Can Have It … Continue reading

What to Do When you have Problems with Your Bridesmaids

March 2nd, 2018 / Rev. Samora / 0 comments

Every bride seeks help on how to deal with problematic bridesmaids. Some problems occur when the bridesmaids have never met each other and they can find it extremely difficult to get along. Being a bride, it can be really stressful because all of them matter to you and you cannot just let them be on … Continue reading

Spring Wedding Color Trends Have Arrived!

February 21st, 2018 / Rev. Samora / 0 comments

Are you planning to get married this Spring?  Well, we are so excited to share these new, exciting color trends that have emerged for this spring.  Whether you are looking for unique ideas for your bridal party or searching for ideas for your groom or groomsmen. We love to refer our couples to The Black … Continue reading

Valentine’s Day Wedding in New York

January 17th, 2018 / Rev. Samora / 0 comments

Are you planning a last-minute wedding or thinking about eloping in NYC?  Valentine’s Day is approaching and it is a wonderful time of year to get married in New York City. Common Ground Ceremonies offers packages that can include a photographer, flowers, or anything you can think of to make your big day complete. You … Continue reading

Love Lock Ceremony for your wedding

A Unique Love Lock Ceremony for your Wedding

January 8th, 2018 / Rev. Samora / 0 comments

We have all heard of the famous bridge in Paris, Pont des Arts where for many decades, lovers would leave a lock and toss the key into the River Seine, signifying there everlasting love.  Unfortunately, this tradition is no longer practiced there, but now you can create your own love lock ceremony in your wedding … Continue reading

2018 Wedding Trends to Watch Out for

January 3rd, 2018 / Rev. Samora / 0 comments

Happy New Year!!  Engagement Season is here!!!  In 2017, we saw some really cool DIY wedding ideas and lots of unique touches ranging from non-traditional dresses to having personal pets as guests or ring-bearers….eek!!  Some trends were really awe-inspiring while others were more traditional as we have  witnessed them in the past. We know how … Continue reading

Planning your Jewish/Catholic Wedding Ceremony?

October 11th, 2017 / Rev. Samora / 0 comments

Are you engaged and planning a wedding that incorporates your Jewish and Christian backgrounds?  Many of our couples face this challenge and do not know where to even begin.  Our experienced interfaith minister, Rev. Samora Smith has created and performed these type of ceremonies for hundreds of couples and offers some great advice. First consider: … Continue reading

Book your Holiday Elopement or Vow Renewal Today

September 24th, 2017 / Rev. Samora / 0 comments

Holiday Season is fast approaching and one of the most exciting places to renew your vows or have an elopement is at Rockefeller Center. Rockefeller Center weddings are magical and the holiday spirit is everywhere. The famous Christmas Tree is surrounded by beautifully lit sculptures and figurines from famous holiday stories. Common Ground Ceremonies will … Continue reading

Unique NYC Wedding Location with Views

July 25th, 2017 / Rev. Samora / 1 comment

Looking for an artsy, scenic location for your small wedding in New York City? The High Line offers a unique location for your elopement in NYC.  It is built on a historic freight line and elevated above the streets downtown on Manhattan’s West side.  It runs from the West Village’s trendy Meatpacking District up to … Continue reading