Wonderful Wedgewood Wedding of Lydia Valdez and Roy Morgan III Military Hero

Wonderful Wedgewood Wedding of Lydia Valdez and Roy Morgan III Military Hero

Lydia called me last week after finding me on the Internet to use as a wedding Officiant, I went ahead and made note of the date and time while clearing my calendar to make myself available as I had been leaving a week open to care for my husband who was having surgery October 11. … [Read more…]

Wendy Wortham on The Empty Nest Ceremony for Midlife Women 

A brief explanation of an “Empty Nest” ceremony marks the time of transition, or the “rite of passage,” which emerges for parents in the moment theist or only child leaves home. In our society, this critical transition is paid little attention through the ceremonial form, yet is a most significant milestone in a parent’s life. … [Read more…]

Wendy Wortham on Texas Application For Marriage

Wendy Wortham on Texas Application For Marriage

I get numerous phone calls from prospective brides inquiring about what is needed to legally become married in Texas. The application for marriage is not free, the fee is $71.00 and requires information from both the bride and groom be completely filled out. Name of Groom Name of Bride Social Security Number Place of birth … [Read more…]

Wedding or Elopement at Ministers Home in Fort Worth, Texas

Wedding or Elopement at Ministers Home in Fort Worth, Texas

This evening I performed a wedding at my home. As a wedding Officiant, I sometimes have couples who prefer a smaller arrangement and, with since we have a unique and large home decorated with antiques and art I’ve collected over a lifetime, couples who interview at my home often ask if they would be able … [Read more…]

Wendy Wortham on 5 Legal Documents Every LBGT Couples Should Have and Why!

Wendy Wortham on 5 Legal Documents Every LBGT Couples Should Have and Why!

Recent news relating to a North Texas man, Lon Watts brought attention to the fact that same sex couples struggle with Rights of Survivorship and medical decisions regarding a partner. Many of my readers are aware that I am an advocate for those who are denied the same benefits of traditional married couples, and for … [Read more…]