College Graduation

College Graduation A college graduation is very similar to one that takes place at the high school level. One of the significant differences though is often the number of students as well as their ages. Many high school students do go to college immediately and they are still young when they graduate college. These days it isn’t uncommon for people of all ages to be returning to college later on in life. Their efforts should still be rewarded though as they have worked just as hard to complete the program of their choice. A college graduation will also have a crowd that is very diverse. They have come to support their friends and their family members after they have completed …

Top Ideas for Wedding Programs

Top Ideas for Wedding Programs Wedding programs are an integral part of your wedding ceremony. Through wedding programs, your guests are able to feel more involved with your wedding. In addition, the knowledge of what is to come often helps guests have a better time at your reception and provides you with a way for keeping your guests informed about the meaning behind certain aspects of you ceremony. Programs are also excellent keepsakes for your guests. What to Include in Your Wedding Program Wedding programs are a fairly flexible addition to your wedding ceremony and reception. A basic program should include information regarding rituals, customs, or traditions being included in your wedding ceremony and in your reception. With the program, …

The Royal Security – Changing Of Guards

The Royal Security – Changing Of Guards The Changing of the Guard ceremony is perhaps the most recognized formality in Europe, and is conducted at Buckingham Palace every odd day of the week beginning at 11:30pm. Although the ceremony doesn’t get started until 11: 30, mass of tourists begin swarming the palace gates and beyond as early as 9:30am. The procession of colorful guards and other such royal officers and horses begins their march from Birdcage Wlk., continuing down Spur Rd., past the Queen Victoria Memorial, and on through the gates of the palace. Precisely at 11:30am will one can hear the beating drums and the clopping of horse hooves and the brass instruments resounding through the British air as …

How to be a Good Guest on Evening Weddings

How to be a Good Guest on Evening Weddings Weddings were almost always held during daytime in the past. But like evolution, the customs and norms on weddings have also evolved over time. Most couples nowadays find evening weddings more romantic and ideal. Evening weddings have increased popularity over time. People see weddings, especially receptions as a perfect time to mingle with old and new friends and generally socialize. However, only few know that several wedding etiquettes do exist for evening weddings. As for almost any issue hounding etiquettes on weddings, you will be surprised how evening wedding etiquettes mainly revolve around the most basic issue and concern on weddings— attires. For the bride and the groom, it is surprising …