Inlaws & Outlaws- The Reality Of Squabbling Siblings And Lifelong Scars…

Inlaws & Outlaws- The Reality Of Squabbling Siblings And Lifelong Scars...

Every Mother’s Day is more than a little awkward for me because my mother often forgets who I am due to a traumatic brain injury.  It’s difficult to act normal visiting with someone who rarely knows who you are and it’s often, painful. Visits to our mother often have my sister and I leaving in … [Read more…]

Me, My SUV & My Family- We Get Around While Making Dream Events A Reality….

Me, My SUV & My Family- We Get Around While Making Dream Events A Reality....

My twin sister, Cindy & I were recently asked if we have “any upcoming Life Events?” Every Event we Coordinate, Officiate and plan for Clients of Texas Twins Events & The Pawning Planners actually are Life Events for our Clients as well as my family because we are a family owned and operated Event Business.I … [Read more…]

Texas Twins Events- Two Generations Of Compensating Personalities…

Texas Twins Events- Two Generations Of Compensating Personalities...

When you are a twin, you have a built in best friend.  My sister and I see each other daily and believe it or not, love spending time together.  For traditional siblings this might sound odd but twins have a unique relationship that has been studied for generations.   Like many twins, we have different … [Read more…]

Conference Calls, SUV Caravans & Car Wrecks?  The Pawning Planners Keep On Trucking…

Conference Calls, SUV Caravans & Car Wrecks?  The Pawning Planners Keep On Trucking...

As usual, my twin sister and I wait until the last minute to complete our holiday purchases because we spend a lot of time delivering food and toys to needy families every year and put our own needs last.   This past week, while on my usual conference call with Cindy and my niece Leigh … [Read more…]

Family Fun For Everyone- Trick Or Treating With My Family…

Family Fun For Everyone- Trick Or Treating With My Family...

I’ve loved Halloween as far back as I can remember because it was the one “holiday” that my entire family got excited about by dressing up and making plans to take large groups of my cousins and friends of our family to various events.  Unlike Christmas, Thanksgiving & other holidays- there was never conflict at … [Read more…]

Family Fun At Water Parks With Wild Rides & The Little Pawners…

Family Fun At Water Parks With Wild Rides & The Little Pawners...

For the past few months, Maryssa and Makenna Mahaney have been counting the days for their birthday party at Hurricane Harbor.  Packing up both of our suv’s to pick up their friends, Cindy and I also tried to think of everything we might forget while buying ice, sunscreen, goggles and hats at Walmart.   Trying to … [Read more…]

Little Pawners- Maryssa and Makenna Mahaney Travel To Camp Grady For A 3 Day Adventure…

Little Pawners- Maryssa and Makenna Mahaney Travel To Camp Grady For A 3 Day Adventure...

Many of us never had the opportunity to go off to a summer camp and have always wanted to and I’m one of them. Yesterday, Maryssa and Makenna headed off with friends from Austin Elementary for their first trip away from home as my twin and I worried whether or not they would have a … [Read more…]

Texas Twins Events/Pawning Planners & Little Pawners Are Occasionally Competitive-

Texas Twins Events/Pawning Planners & Little Pawners Are Occasionally Competitive-

I’m confused as to why all of our older children think the Little Pawners are spoiled and “get everything they want around here.”  Yesterday afternoon, I took both of my niece’s to lunch with Latest Little Pawner Madyson Blais and went over the Christmas List with both of them. On top of griping over gift … [Read more…]

The “Thankful Thanksgiving” of my Texas Twins Events/Pawning Planners Team

The "Thankful Thanksgiving" of my Texas Twins Events/Pawning Planners Team

Families occasionally disagree, but families are permanent and whether you have inlaws or outlaws- looking beyond their flaws and rejoicing in your relationship with them is never more obvious than an accident or unexpected illness that suddenly “brings all of you together.”  Every year brings a new chapter in my life with this year being … [Read more…]

The Texas Twins Events Team Travel Back To Gordon, Texas 50th Anniversary Albert & Shirley Dickson

The Texas Twins Events Team Travel Back To Gordon, Texas 50th Anniversary Albert & Shirley Dickson

Meet my Aunt Shirley, Uncle Albert and cousins… My twin sister, Cindy Daniel, often refers to herself as a “hillbilly.”  Yesterday after packing up both of our suv’s and the team to head to a celebration for my Aunt Shirley and Uncle Albert Dickson with our cousins with Little Pawners, Maryssa and Makenna Mahaney, Steve Daniel, … [Read more…]