Naming Ceremonies

A new baby is a wonderful time for all the family,  a new life brings joy to all concerned. Many parents are opting for less traditional services giving then scope to create a ceremony for them.

image

Celebrate the Naming your baby

A new baby in the family is a wonderful time for all the family,  a new life brings joy to all concerned. Many parents are opting for the less traditional services and this allows the parents scope for creating a ceremony more suited to their own beliefs. This is a wonderful time to bring together friends and family and allow them to share in the blessing and naming ceremony.

You may want to encourage your other children to take part or have a traditional god-parent or earth mother as an alternative. As we welcome the child into the world prayers and blessing can be added by the family.

You can have a naming ceremony on any day of the week, the venue is entirely a personal choice. I am happy to discuss ideas with you but here are some you may wish to incorporate into your day.

  • Write a small poem
  • Create a keepsake journal
  • Name a star after the baby and bring and present the certificate on the day
  • Plant a tree
  • Get a professional horoscope

I can also offer the more traditional service or work with you towards a more bespoke naming day.

The fee will include: one or two meetings with the family, writing and planning the ceremony in accordance with your wishes, preparing the ceremony of which a copy will be sent to you for approval in advance, and conducting the ceremony on the day.

Although this is a formal baby-naming ceremony, it holds no legal status and your child must still be registered at a local registry office within the legal time span.

Fees:

They start from £395.00, with £100 deposit. Balance is due one month before your baby naming date. See FAQs

Enquiry about Baby Naming

Celebrant Paula Wratten

My Ceremonies

  • Wizarding Wedding Ceremony +

    allow your imagination to spill over and create a magical twist to your ceremony, I can wear a magical hat for the ceremony to give it a sense of occasion and fun... Read More
  • Pet Blessing +

    The loss of a pet can be a heartbreaking experience. Most people see their pets as family members and companions. When a pet passes the human companion may suffer loss and deep grief, they may bury or cremate their beloved pet. Read More
  • House Blessing +

    Moving into a new home or place of business can be a daunting time. Sometimes we feel as if we have moved into someone else's space and even with much cleaning and decorating it still does not feel quite right. Read More
  • Gothic Wedding Ceremony +

    Gothic Weddings Wedding venues, clothing and settings are becoming more adventurous as people are moving away from the traditional white weddings to more colourful and imaginative ideas. Read More
  • Handfasting Wedding Ceremony +

    Handfasting or the tradition of tying two people together (Tying the knot) is centuries old, you can have a full pagan wedding or just elements of the tradition into your ceremony. Read More
  • Traditional Wedding Ceremony +

    You can have your celebrations in any season, day or under the stars. If you want more romance celebrate by candlelight or by gondola, let your imagination create your ideal wedding. Read More
  • Same Sex Wedding Ceremony +

    A more romantic and personal ceremony, that reflects how you feel about each other, how people see you and a celebration of your character and style, then a celebrant wedding is perfect. Read More
  • 1
  • 2
Traditonal Pagan Cermoney

Traditional Pagan Ceremony - at Pagan Sites

Traditional Pagan Themed Weddings

View Pagan Venues

Traditional Pagan Weddings

Your wedding can be themed as full traditional Pagan or just to Pagan values and any where inbetween.

image

Full Five Star Experience

In the UK or Abroad

View 5 Star Venues

Full Five Star Wedding

Five star wedding experiences, from ceremony to reception in exotic locations or 5 star venues.

image

Beach Weddings

A full beach wedding

View Beach Venues

Beach Weddings

Set up on the beach, feel the sand in your toes, then off to the beach side hotel for the reception.

image

Eco-Friendly Wedding

In Nature or Ultra Low Carbon

View ECO Venues

Eco-Friendly Wedding

This could be outside in nature or ultra low carbon.