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What special role can terminally ill my father have in our vow renewal?

Special Role for a Father in a Vow Renewal

Q. My father wasn’t present when I got married 20 yrs ago. We are now renewing our vows for our 20th anniversary. What suggestions do you have for the role of the father in this circumstance? I want to make it special, he has terminal cancer. A. I’m so terribly sorry to hear your father has cancer, but it’s wonderful you have ...

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Top 5 Vow Renewal Planning Mistakes + Ways to Avoid them!

Top 5 Vow Renewal Planning Mistakes + Ways to Avoid them!

Plan a Headache-Free Vow Renewal As you start planning your vow renewal, the first thing on your wish list is probably that the day will be perfect – no disasters, no disappointments, no melt downs, and no need for police or emergency services! After all, those are the things wedding bloopers are made of and have no place in your vow renewal. ...

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Winter Vow Renewal Color Ideas

Winter Vow Renewal Colors

Choosing Colors for Your Winter Vow Renewal So, you’ve decided to renew your vows in the winter. Was your selection motivated by cuddling by the warmth of the fire sipping hot chocolate? Or perhaps by the beauty of snow falling softly to the ground? The sparkle and richness of the season catch your eye? Or perhaps it is the fond memories ...

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Ways to Involve Your Children

Include Your Children in Your Vow Renewal Ceremony

Involving Your Children in Your Vow Renewal Ceremony Looking for fresh ideas on ways to include your children in your vow renewal ceremony? Think the sand ceremony is over done? Here are some bright ideas to get you started on finding the perfect way to involve your children in your vow renewal ceremony in a meaningful way. Depending on the ...

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Selecting Your Vow Renewal Cake


When planning your vow renewal, the topic of what kind of cake you want to have at your reception is sure to come up. For many people, the cake is a key element of their reception, particularly if they didn’t have the one of their dreams at their wedding. When selecting your vow renewal cake, you will want to consider ...

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Halloween Theme Inspiration

Halloween Vow Renewal Theme

A Halloween vow renewal theme is a fun way to celebrate your love and share in your excitement with friends and family. There are so many colorful and interesting elements to draw Halloween theme inspiration from that are unique to the holiday. Here’s a list of some of our favorites: Color Palettes When it comes to Color palettes for a ...

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Peacock Theme Inspiration


The Peacock theme is really one of our favorite for vow renewals. The peacock in it’s full colorful glory brings with it a truly rich and fabulous color palette to work with when planning your celebration. Let us not forget the all white peacock though, which brings with it fresh opportunities to use an all white color palette in a ...

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Bronze Theme Inspiration


Bronze is a wonderful color for a formal or fall vow renewal being such a rich and gilded color. It’s a nice alternative to gold when you want something a little less expected or perhaps something more subtle, yet still metallic. Bronze is a traditional gift for a couple’s 8th anniversary in the US and popular as a modern choice ...

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Orange Vow Renewal Inspiration

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Orange such a very versatile color for vow renewals. With its shades ranging from light and bright to rich and earthy, it’s perfect for a spring, summer, or fall vow renewal. Plus, the natural meanings for the color reinforce why it’s truly a great choice for couples renewing their vows: Orange: The perfect color for creating a vibrant, bright, and ...

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Rustic Theme Inspiration


A rustic theme is quite wonderful for a vow renewal. When you think of a rustic theme, the first things that probably come to mind are country cottages, the American southwest, or country living in general. The overall simplicity of rustic design and decor lend themselves well to vow renewal celebrations. With this theme, you can incorporate natural materials such ...

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