- Butterfly release to signify new life Butterflies release photos
- Parents might wnat to present the child with a special gift. It doesn't have to be expensive, but rather something long lasting that they can keep and treasure in years to come. (just let me know as wecan include it in the ceremony)
A ceremony that includes the different Rose Petals
- A book which guests may sign with wishes for the future of the child. This is usually given to the child on a significant birthday when they are old enough to appreciate the sentiments involved
- A balloon release with hopes and wishes for the child inside ,and encourage your child's spirit to bloom and grow.
- Displaying photos of relatives who cannot attend
- Lighting of Candles by the Parents , Godparents or Grandparents(or all) with spoken affirmations of their role in nurturing the child click here
- Parents may speak about their hopes and promises for the child .( ask me about a collection of pledges)
- Celebrant speaks about the value of family unity and the influence of family and friends in the care and welfare of the child
- A Presentation Certificate of Naming signed by the parents and God Parents
- A wishing box where guests (adults and children) write wishes for the child and he/she open it later on in life,on their 18th or 21st . A sample of a box - A wishing Box.
- Personaized stamps with your child's photo on them, for sending out invitations or thank you cards.(from Australia Post)
- Video recording- get your guests to say something special for your child. This can be played back at their 18th or 21th celebration.
- Signing a Bear - For your guests to sign their wishes to the child as a permanent memento of the day.
Again, this ceremony structure is only limited by your imagination
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