Whose Wedding Is This? Meddling Mothers, Mediation & Moving Forward…

Whose Wedding Is This? Meddling Mothers, Mediation & Moving Forward...

Every now and then, I encounter a mother who is so gung ho about the way “she wants things” that I have to step back and find a way of granting the brides wishes while not stepping on any toes since the mother is often footing the bill. My sister and I usually have an … [Read more…]

Why Every Bride On A Budget Should Love Baby’s Breath…

Why Every Bride On A Budget Should Love Baby's Breath...

I’ve yet to meet a bride who had an unlimited budget.  Everyone has some type of budget when it comes to Event Planning and finding creative ways to save money is my specialty.  Decide what is worth spending more on and what isn’t to get the most out of your event budget.  Do you have … [Read more…]

How We Found A Credit Card Skimmer At Parks Mall in Arlington, Texas And Reported It…

How We Found A Credit Card Skimmer At Parks Mall in Arlington, Texas And Reported It...

After putting up our Christmas tree at WorthamWorld and getting our holiday lights out, I loaded up my team this past Friday for a bit of holiday shopping.  As usual, my husband Matthew Wortham decided to stay home with our turkey loving beagle, Mr. Foxy Wortham.  It’s rare for my husband to volunteer to go … [Read more…]

Love After Lockup?Information on Absentee Affidavits, The I60 Form & TDCJ Inmate Weddings…

Yesterday I received a text requesting Officiant information and availability.  After requesting a date, time and location, I was asked to call and “discuss the details.”  This isn’t too unusual because I receive 4-15 emails a day and occasionally texts since my phone number is listed on this website. Pouring myself a cup of coffee, … [Read more…]

Inked Brides, Pregnant Brides, Interracial Couples & More?  Why No Two Families Are Alike…

Inked Brides, Pregnant Brides, Interracial Couples & More?  Why No Two Families Are Alike...

It’s not unusual for me to get a phone call or email regarding a few of my “unusual” clients and after all these years, I should be used to it but after reading a comment on one of my photos of a pregnant bride, I took to the internet myself to defend this bride with … [Read more…]

Something To Say About Everything?  Cindy Daniel “Sums It Up” With #Cindyism…

Something To Say About Everything?  Cindy Daniel "Sums It Up" With #Cindyism...

A few years ago, I wrote a blog titled Cindyism for the holidays with my twin sisters Redneck Reality Advice for other family members during the Christmas Season.  Cindy can put a hilarious spin on being the “Naughty or Nice Guy,” because she just doesn’t “give a hoot” about making everyone else happy and has … [Read more…]

You Can’t Climb The Ladder Of Success On Someone’s Back…

You Can't Climb The Ladder Of Success On Someone's Back...

Wouldn’t it be great if there were an “easy button” for everything in our lives?  We wouldn’t have to worry about finding clients or new customers because we could just click a magical button and suddenly have more business than we could handle.   The reality is that life just doesn’t work that way.  Back … [Read more…]

Bridesmaid Drama? You Bet And Why You May Want To Skip The Honor Of Being One…

Bridesmaid Drama? You Bet And Why You May Want To Skip The Honor Of Being One...

It isn’t cheap to be a bridesmaid!  The average cost of doing your friend a favor may very well be “too much to ask.”  How much does it cost you might be wondering? I’ve got a breakdown of the “low average cost” that may be a real eye opener to more than a few brides. … [Read more…]

When You Are Always Early- You Spend A Lot Of Time Waiting…

When You Are Always Early- You Spend A Lot Of Time Waiting...

Growing up I was always early to anything and everything because someone (I’m not sure who) once told me that being late “was like stealing someone’s time and you can’t replace that or make up for it.  Be early for everything in your life and you will never dissapoint anyone.”  I took this advice to … [Read more…]

Why Are Weddings (And Funerals) Family Reunions? Because Everyone Shows Up To Them…

Why Are Weddings (And Funerals) Family Reunions? Because Everyone Shows Up To Them...

When you are in the event planning business, you often have a client asking if they “have to invite so and so?”  The truth is that weddings and even funerals bring the entire family together and you may very well be expected (or guilted into) inviting a friend or relative you don’t really like or … [Read more…]