Traveling From TDCJ Hodge Unit To TDCJ Beto & Back To Fort Worth To A Collapsed Ceiling…

Traveling From TDCJ Hodge Unit To TDCJ Beto & Back To Fort Worth To A Collapsed Ceiling...

I’m always driving from Point A to Point B or meeting Clients so, my SUV is one of my most treasured possessions. My King Henrey Desk is the second.  While spending hours driving last week, coming home to what sounded like a giant tree falling in the forest, the last thing I expected was for … [Read more…]

Losing What You’ve Been Settling For Reminds You Of What You Deserve…

Losing What You've Been Settling For Reminds You Of What You Deserve...

How many times have you wished you could go back in time for a “Do Over?” Let’s face it, we all have had a “What If?”  These types of “Moments” spent second guessing ourselves on a decision we made or chose not to make often haunt us.  Throughout my career, I’ve kicked myself for leaving … [Read more…]

Baby Showers, Birthday Parties, Life Events And Losing A Loved One…

Baby Showers, Birthday Parties, Life Events And Losing A Loved One...

Marriage blends families. Most of the time, these families blend together and consider their stepchildren “bonus kids.” Ann was my bonus kid.  Although Ann was a few months older than me, I welcomed Ann into my life and into my businesses as a friend rather than as a step parent. From fundraisers to hillbilly baby … [Read more…]

Too Many Indians & Not Enough Chiefs? More Wild Cards, Weird Situations & Working It Out On Location…

Too Many Indians & Not Enough Chiefs? More Wild Cards, Weird Situations & Working It Out On Location...

Since I’m still home recovering from my hysterectomy Wednesday, my phone is a work tool to keep up with Leigh Ann, Robert, Stephanie and Cindy.  Answering my emails, a family that had traveled from Arizona a few years ago to meet me for their wedding are coming back to Texas for their sons wedding that … [Read more…]

TDCJ Stevenson Unit To Garza East & Everywhere Between…Texas Prison Weddings With Wendy Wortham…

TDCJ Stevenson Unit To Garza East & Everywhere Between...Texas Prison Weddings With Wendy Wortham...

Since June, I’ve been stacking weddings at Units during the week to accommodate my schedule for surgery today. It’s 4:45AM in Fort Worth, Texas and I can’t sleep due to shoulder pain from the anesthesia and stomach pain due to what I’m hoping is my final surgery for complications of Endemetriosis and a Cyst on … [Read more…]

Back At Texas Department Of Criminal Justice Beto Unit-Love After Lock Up…

Back At Texas Department Of Criminal Justice Beto Unit-Love After Lock Up...

For the past two months, I’ve been juggling four Brides waiting on the Beto Lock Down to be lifted for permission to marry. I’ve been talking to Angela off and on and establishing a great friendship prior to ever meeting her in person. Angela was absolutely thrilled to marry yesterday and truly a joy to … [Read more…]

Too Much Is Never Enough But, Wedding Bouquets Shouldn’t Overpower The Bride…

Too Much Is Never Enough But, Wedding Bouquets Shouldn't Overpower The Bride...

For three decades I’ve been a floral designer and over the years have noticed a trend that nowadays makes “bigger makes everything better.”  From bigger lips to bigger hair to bigger houses and even bigger backsides the demand for bigger seems to win the vote on over the top anything and everything but, bigger isn’t … [Read more…]

TDCJ Polunsky Unit To TDCJ Beto Unit- Travels Of A Texas Prison Officiant…

TDCJ Polunsky Unit To TDCJ Beto Unit- Travels Of A Texas Prison Officiant...

Due to recent health complications, I’ve been “stacking” my Prison Wedding Schedule at each Unit. I’m having surgery next week for complications of an Ovary that apparently “grew back” after my hysterectomy years ago and brought with it a large cyst.  For the past week I’ve worked existing and new clients of Texas Prison Weddings … [Read more…]

Chateau At Forest Park To Botanic Gardens & TDCJ Beto Unit To Parker County Jail…

Chateau At Forest Park To Botanic Gardens & TDCJ Beto Unit To Parker County Jail...

While laughing with my twin sister yesterday upon realizing a trade I took for Event Services two years ago was a Flop, we prepared for our second radio interview with Michael Yorba with CEO Money on IHeart Radio.  My twin sister, Cindy Daniel is hilarious and quick whited. Her natural ability to find hilarity in … [Read more…]

Practice Makes Perfect- Why Wedding Rehearsals Make Couples More Comfortable…

Practice Makes Perfect- Why Wedding Rehearsals Make Couples More Comfortable...

Friday afternoon, I loaded up my niece, Leigh Ann and her daughter Madyson into my SUV with Cindy and I to head to our Wedding Rehearsal at five. The Grooms had written their own vows which I always love because creative input makes ceremonies far more emotional.  It took a little bit of elbow grease … [Read more…]