Transgender Naming Ceremony: a new name, an open door

The shortened story of transgender naming ceremony: For as long as she was aware of having a gender, which for most children awakens around three,...

Colorado Micro Wedding at Lily Lake

This Colorado micro wedding could not have been any more perfectly Rocky Mountain high. Having a micro wedding is a great way to get those amazing...

A Baby is Born, a Mama is Born: Blessingway in Boulder

We all love to celebrate the baby:  baby showers, with their accompanying bundles of baby-related gifts are the norm.  And as much fun as those...

Washington Park Custom Wedding Ceremony – Denver

The earth was well dressed for this Washington Park wedding ceremony -- what a stunning location, what exquisite flowers, what a magical day, and...

A Perfect Elopement in Boulder Colorado

It was a beautiful late summer day for an elopement in Boulder, Colorado. The couple chose Flagstaff Mountain for their nuptials, and I had a new...
Get to know Jen a little better

Get to know Jen a little better

I think there are at least a bajillion words on this website...but if you want to explore my thoughts a little deeper, here's some recent press: KSQD : Talk of the Bay. Christine, Naomi and I have a delightful exploration on how ritual and ceremony assist important...

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On Beauty & Ceremony

On Beauty & Ceremony

On a recent wintry walk, I was listening to Michael Meade. Stories + Walking = Happy Jen. His words and stories got me thinking about beauty & ceremony, and how they are so linked for me... Michael Meade said, "To put more beauty into the world is to change the...

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Rocky Mountain Elopement Ceremony

Rocky Mountain Elopement Ceremony

Sometimes I wish I could just be the official Rocky Mountain National Park Wedding Officiant. I mean... what an office! From the drive up to the park, to the gorgeous scenery of the park itself, it might be one of my favorite places for the quintessential Rocky...

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