Thursday, November 16, 2017
This adorable couple had a relaxed, yet elegant beachfront wedding, with every detail beautifully handled by Zohe with Felici Events. Here are some lovely photos by By Cherry Photography. We in Santa Barbara are blessed with so many amazing places to tie the knot!
Posted by Barbra Mousouris at 9:04 PM
Friday, November 3, 2017
I had never been to Greengate Ranch before in San Luis Obispo; but I had already fallen in love with Tim & Amy...When I saw the gorgeous setting, a green grass peninsula jutting out into a vineyard pond, with gorgeous flowers and the sweetest couple in love, I was over the top smitten with this wedding. Their sweet comments were just the frosting on the cake! (BTW their dessert hutch was amazing too!) Every detail was over the top, oozing with ranch elegance. I will never forget this day and this sweet couple/new friends! "Amy said... Barbra officiated our wedding in beautiful San Luis Obispo. The ceremony was everything we could have dreamed of and so much more. Barbra did such a wonderful job - her words were heartfelt, personal, special, and fun! She took the time to really get to know my husband I before the ceremony and even asked us some fun personal questions that she tied in perfectly to the ceremony. We knew within minutes of skyping with her that she was exactly what we were looking for. She had everyone laughing one minute, and crying the next. We continue to hear from all of our guests that it was the most beautiful wedding ceremony they have ever been to. She was a huge part of our wedding weekend and she felt like part of the family right away. We can't recommend Barbra enough! She is exactly what we were looking for and in addition to being our officiant, we also did couples counseling with her a few times before the wedding. The sessions were helpful, comfortable, and tons of fun. Barbra makes everything relaxing and stress-free, which is SO important to have for a bride/groom while they're planning a million other things around their big day. We love you Barbra! - Amy & Tim"
Posted by Barbra Mousouris at 2:04 PM
This was the quintessential ranch wedding, and I fell in love with Ashley & Devin! Their 5 star review and card to me meant to the world to me afterwards too! An amazing wedding I will never forget! Ashley said... "We hadn’t even thought about an officiant until our wedding coordinator set up an appointment, nor did we know what we wanted or what we were looking for - and then we struck gold! Barbara was personalized and intimate, with the perfect touch of humor, candor, and advice! She was interested in us, our story, what we loved about one another, and wanted to customize a ceremony that would reflect that. Weddings in general are unquestionably a very personal endeavor, however, this is even more the case when it comes to ceremony itself. After meeting with Barbara a couple times to share stories, get her advice on everything from ceremony to vendors, and learning what to expect, we felt incredibly comfortable with her. This was in no doubt an advantage of her personality overall, and skillset as a marriage counselor and therapist as well. When it came to the ceremony itself, we simply let her guide us along. We were able to lose ourselves in the experience and simply enjoy the moment. Of course we loved the ceremony, but afterwards we were floored by how many people came up and applauded the officiant too - even days later people were raving about Barbara! When it comes to those special moments in a wedding that you’ll reflect on later in life, and that your attendees will too, you’ll want the right officiant to help create that. For that, you’ll want Barbara Mousouris!" Check out the amazing family ranch wedding! The food stations by Rincon Catering were delicious, and the bar was set up in a very cool old truck. EVERYTHING was so special!
Posted by Barbra Mousouris at 1:38 PM