Why Payment For Services Is Due Two Weeks Prior To Your Event Date…

Why Payment For Services Is Due Two Weeks Prior To Your Event Date...

Like anyone else, I have bills to pay, a website developer that enjoys being paid and a staff that expects compensation. Recently, I’ve had a flood of folks wanting me to officiate their event who have yet to return my contract or their deposit. If you are booking services through my sister site, The Pawning … [Read more…]

Flips, Swaps, Funny Stories & The Pawning Planners…We Don’t Always “Hit A Lick!”

Flips, Swaps, Funny Stories & The Pawning Planners...We Don't Always "Hit A Lick!"

No trade is too crazy or weird for an Appraisal Appointment and we’ve seen a few bizarre offerings lately ya all.  My saucy sidekick and twin sister, Cindy Daniel constantly reminds our little twins aka The Little Pawners, Maryssa & Makenna Mahaney that #Cindyism “you can’t profit from the harvest if you don’t plant the … [Read more…]

Party Planning With The Pawning Planners/Texas Twins Events Team Let’s Get It Started!

Party Planning With The Pawning Planners/Texas Twins Events Team Let's Get It Started!

Every picture tells a story don’t it?  Well whether you are needing an event organizer or an officiant, everything begins with a contract detailing exactly what will be expected from myself and my staff as well as from you.   Party planning involves purchases as well as an hourly or “set fee” paid to me PRIOR … [Read more…]

A Wedding at a Nudist Colony? Even I Can Be Surprised Occasionally…

A Wedding at a Nudist Colony? Even I Can Be Surprised Occasionally...

This afternoon I took a call from a man requesting my services and stating “everyone will be nude.”  Thinking my connection was going out on my cell phone I asked to verify “everyone will be rude?”  Surely he had not just informed me that “everyone will be nude?”  Speaking more clearly, the man repeated we … [Read more…]

The Texas Twins Events/Pawning Planners Team-How We Work Together To Achieve A Dream Event

The Texas Twins Events/Pawning Planners Team-How We Work Together To Achieve A Dream Event

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if we could all just pick up the phone and drop a dime on the florist, the lighting guy, the DJ, or a wedding dress specialist without worrying who’s going to “pay the bill” or, “pick up the tab?”  Sure it would but, unless you are rich or have wealthy parents- … [Read more…]

Planning a Winter Wedding Outdoors Can Be Tricky…Weddings by Wendy

Planning a Winter Wedding Outdoors Can Be Tricky...Weddings by Wendy

When you live in Texas, winter is unpredictable.  I met with a couple planning to marry on December 11, 2015 in the botanic gardens a few weeks ago and advised them that having a Plan B is a necessity when it can be 70 and sunny or 30 and icy here.  We’ve had some crazy … [Read more…]

Texas Twins Events/Pawning Planners Services Offered

Texas Twins Events/Pawning Planners Services Offered

Are you a “Bride on a Budget?” Well friend, both of these businesses were set up to specifically address the lack of low cost ceremony and services within the DFW area.  Offering Wedding Officiant, Funeral Clergy, Vow Renewal, Baptism, Christening, Baby Naming, Adoption Ceremony, House Blessing, Product Promotion, Fundraising, Public Appearances, Personal Prayers and more- … [Read more…]

Clarifying Roles of Team Members That Accompany Me At Events “The Texas Twins Team”

Clarifying Roles of Team Members That Accompany Me At Events "The Texas Twins Team"

Throughout my life I’ve worked for numerous large corporations and while customer retention was my specialty, customer satisfaction didn’t have the same importance to corporate America as much as profit. My theory on greedy corporations has been repeated by me for as long as I can recall “hogs get slaughtered while pigs get fed.” Call … [Read more…]

Brides on a Budget? Tips and Tricks to Keep Costs Low From the Pawning Planners…

Brides on a Budget? Tips and Tricks to Keep Costs Low From the Pawning Planners...

Did you know the average cost of a wedding in the United States is over $20,000?  Well folks the reality is that most hardworking Americans can’t afford the extravagance of such a costly endeavor which is why I started Texas Twins Events to offer low cost ceremonies and later the Pawning Planners to take trades … [Read more…]

Why Are Photographers & Wedding Vendors Requiring a Non-Disparagement Contract?

Why Are Photographers & Wedding Vendors Requiring a Non-Disparagement Contract?

A Non-Disparagement clause restricts individuals from taking any action that negatively impacts an organization, it’s reputation, products, services, management and employees. Let’s use Charlie Sheen for example Sheen v. Warner this case is in the news primarily based on a Non-Disparagement Clause. Standard Clauses (During the Term and thereafter,) “agrees to take no action which … [Read more…]