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The How To On Inter~faith & Inter~cultural Ceremonies

  It wasn’t that long ago that inter~cultural and inter~faith couples were in the minority.  But today non-traditional unions are more common than traditional ones!  Too often this can reek havoc on your relationships with more traditional parents and cause undo stress to the happy couple.   Alisa Tongg ( specializes in unique and non-traditional wedding […]

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Philip Tongg Sr. - November 26, 2015 - 1:50 am

Alisa is a consumate professional and loves what she does.

Christine Quattromini Harvell - November 26, 2015 - 2:41 am

Alisa Tongg is one of the most unique people I have ever met who truly makes each couple’s ceremony one of a kind, personal, special and memorable. It’s not a job…it’s a calling for her.

Alyson McCann - November 26, 2015 - 4:09 am

Alison Tongg is my celebrant hero and that is why I went to her for advice on my first wedding ceremony that I performed. She is amazing at her profession.

Alyson McCann - November 26, 2015 - 4:10 am

Alisa Tongg is my celebrant hero and that is why I went to her for advice on my first wedding ceremony that I performed. She is amazing at her profession.

8 Wedding Traditions For A Memorable Wedding

Each culture has wedding traditions that are replete with meaning, symbolism, and blessings for a new couple.  Many of these traditions have fallen by the wayside through time but perhaps it is time to revisit the best of them and incorporate them into our weddings.  They are not just beautiful symbolism but performing them at […]

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4 TIPS For Writing Vows … Without Stress:)

In my search for wedding celebrants to interview it was clear, there was one girl who stood out from the pack, Alisa Tongg.  I was so thrilled to happen upon Alisa’s website {} I had to email her right away.  She replied immediately and with such passion for what she does I knew I had […]

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Are you one of those conspiracy theorists who are certain vendors bilk you out of money because its a wedding they are quoting?  Or maybe because you are getting married at a ritzy venue they can charge more money?  Do you not tell them your budget because they just might add a couple hundred dollars […]

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