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…]

Why The Event Business Isn’t For The Faint Hearted…Lights, Cameras, Action…

Why The Event Business Isn't For The Faint Hearted...Lights, Cameras, Action...

Yesterday, I did a phone interview regarding the many successes and setbacks of merging Texas Twins Events and Texas Twins Treasures to create The Pawning Planners as well as why I decided to expand Texas Twins Events by adding Texas Prison Weddings. Many of my dedicated subscribers are well aware that my blogs are often … [Read more…]

Why Weddings, Funerals & Baptisms Are Often Called “Life Events.”

Why Weddings, Funerals & Baptisms Are Often Called "Life Events."

Traditionally, these Events are only expected to happen once but, more and more, people are marrying more than once in a Lifetime. I believe that Love Is Love and whether you married too young or things just didn’t work out, Weddings are often second chances the second time around. More and more Brides are finding … [Read more…]

My Twin Sister Cindy Daniel Has A Hilarious View On Life- Ginger Twinning & #Cindyism…

My Twin Sister Cindy Daniel Has A Hilarious View On Life- Ginger Twinning & #Cindyism...

When Clients meet my twin sister and I on location, everyone wants Cindy to rattle off a few of her Redneck Granny observations on life AKA #Cindyism Quotes.  Rarely, when I’ve been asked to perform a “funny wedding ceremony,” my coach on comedy skits is my twin sister. I’m serious where she’s silly.  We are … [Read more…]

LBGT Texas Prison Weddings With Wendy Wortham TDCJ Stiles Unit…

LBGT Texas Prison Weddings With Wendy Wortham TDCJ Stiles Unit...

This afternoon I took a call from Houston, Texas.  I answer a lot of questions when it comes to Texas Prison Weddings. My reasons for going through the process of becoming an Approved Officiant in the Texas Department Of Criminal Justice was based on a request from Misty Faraday to officiate her wedding at TDCJ … [Read more…]

TwinTalk With Michael Yorba On CEO Money WFNews1 IHeart Radio 1190 AM…

TwinTalk With Michael Yorba On CEO Money WFNews1 IHeart Radio 1190 AM...

A few weeks ago, I reviewed an email seeking entrepreneurs for a talk radio show.  I was intrigued but a little apprehensive about going on the radio because it was something I had never done before.   After calling the producer to get more information as to why they would want to feature my unique … [Read more…]

Photo Shoots, Event Planning, An Elopement With Jennifer & John & A Christmas Party…

Photo Shoots, Event Planning, An Elopement With Jennifer & John & A Christmas Party...

Thursday morning kicked off with a bang as I went through my centerpieces to loan for a fundraiser and find 2 bouquets and coordinating bouteniers to loan to Jennifer and John for an afternoon wedding.  As usual, I was Event stacking for the day and had a Christmas Party at Shady Oaks Country Club after … [Read more…]

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 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…]

Year Round Discounts For Military Members Active Or Retired? You Bet!

Year Round Discounts For Military Members Active Or Retired? You Bet!

Most of my life has been spent living near a military base.  My cousins, brother and numerous other family members have all served in the military.   Active or retired military members always recieve 20% off pricing or a sponsored event based on their circumstances.   For a list of our budget friendly prices, visit … [Read more…]