Baby Blessing Ceremonies
Few moments compare to meeting a new child, whether you are a first-time parent or a seasoned pro. The wish to celebrate, honor and bless your children comes as naturally as breathing. Though the tradition has existed throughout cultures and ages, exactly how to bless your children can be painfully unclear for many families who don't identify with a particular faith or belong to a faith community.
"We wanted to have a ceremony to celebrate our son but didn't know what our options were. This was a first for all of us and everyone was very impressed and loved Hannah."
I am delighted to help parents and families experience a unique baby blessing ceremony. Drawing from your religious or spiritual backgrounds and beliefs or your cultural traditions, or designing a secular ceremony based on your values and aspirations, together we will create a one of a kind blessing ceremony that will remain a touchpoint for your child, for you as caregivers and for your family and loved ones. I offer:
Sometimes the journey to your baby is long and winding, through struggles with fertility or difficult pregnancies, navigating foster care or adoption, or welcoming a child after loss. Other times, children arrive almost effortlessly. In all cases, baby blessings include your parenthood story and the beginning—or evolution—of your family.
"Our guests raved about Hannah and the very special moment she created for our family. The ceremony was made to fit just for us, and it's a memory we will cherish always."
Baby blessing ceremonies help you participate in parenthood consciously, feel the support of your loved ones, and recognize the important role others will play in your child's life. Most of all, they celebrate and give thanks for the gift of your baby. Ceremonies for children of all ages can include:
"Hannah performed a blessing for our two-year-old and it was truly outstanding.