Why The Pawning Planners Do Things “Differently” For Clients…

Why The Pawning Planners Do Things "Differently" For Clients...

Last night my Texas Twins Events Team loaded up into three suv’s to travel to The Bowman Wedding in the country at a plot of land surrounded by trees and having the Brazos River for a backdrop.  Due to the recent rainstorms, I wore boots to this event and since it was pot luck and … [Read more…]

Why Consultations Are Similar To “Blind Dates” Building Your Relationship With Clients… 

Why Consultations Are Similar To "Blind Dates" Building Your Relationship With Clients... 

My first contact with a client is generally by phone, email or through my sister website- No Money? No Problem- We Take Trades! The Pawning Planners.  Although the gap between Texas Twins Events and The Pawning Planners is based entirely on their ability to pay for services at Texas Twins Events or they have no money … [Read more…]

Why My Life Is Dedicated To Making A Difference First & Earning A Living Second…

Why My Life Is Dedicated To Making A Difference First & Earning A Living Second...

My journey has never been based on “getting rich first” mainly because I’ve always had to work hard to earn a living.  Most folks had parents or grandparents to fall back on while my twin sister and I had each other. The families we meet rarely have anyone to fall back on either when they … [Read more…]

Hidden Treasure?  Often Pawning Planners Clients Don’t Realize What Their Trade Is Worth…

Hidden Treasure?  Often Pawning Planners Clients Don't Realize What Their Trade Is Worth...

When I opened my Ebay store in 2009 to generate income during a time of struggle when my husband who had never been unemployed (40 years in real estate development and construction), was out of work due to the real estate crash, other ebayers would contact me wanting to “trade” or barter their items for … [Read more…]

Two Weddings & A Funeral?  What A Weekend…Travels Of The Texas Twins

Two Weddings & A Funeral?  What A Weekend...Travels Of The Texas Twins

I knew this weekend would be busy, busy, busy with two weddings and two rehearsals but an unexpected funeral was thrown into the mix.  I usually don’t write about funerals for privacy reasons but this was one of the most celebrated memorials I’ve ever officiated with a margarita machine and Tex-Mex Buffett.  Officiating a funeral … [Read more…]

Here, There & Everywhere My Weekend Of Weddings & Appraisal Appointments…

Here, There & Everywhere My Weekend Of Weddings & Appraisal Appointments...

Yesterday morning I sent a text to both wedding parties to double check on whether they needed anything at the last minute prior to heading to my first wedding in Mansfield (one way 45-55 minutes from my home in West Fort Worth).  Why do I do that? No other wedding officiant does and no other … [Read more…]

Wendy Wortham & Travels of the Texas Twins- My Unique Story…

Wendy Wortham & Travels of the Texas Twins- My Unique Story...

It’s complicated to understand the hows and whys of business that target families with little or no money.  After all why would anyone want to help people that couldn’t afford to pay them?  I decided to change things and open a window for these families that didn’t exist because my son’s wedding was so expensive … [Read more…]

More Garage Sales, Goofballs & Good Stuff With Two Sets of Twins- The Pawning Planners…

More Garage Sales, Goofballs & Good Stuff With Two Sets of Twins- The Pawning Planners...

Every year we get a fairly creative request for a family liquidation.  Whether they are moving or giving up a storage unit, these folks are downsizing to save money and often have no idea where to start.  Our Mini Me twins aka The Little Pawners LOVE planning an estate liquidation mainly because they always set … [Read more…]

The Pawning Planners Understand The Financial Hurdles Of Our Clients…

The Pawning Planners Understand The Financial Hurdles Of Our Clients...

Unless you’ve suffered job loss or wage cuts when planning a vacation, new home purchase or even a wedding or upcoming event- it’s difficult to comprehend how hard it is for families who come to me through my sister site No Money? No Problem! We Take Trades- The Pawning Planners.   Their stories are often heartbreaking and … [Read more…]

Party Planning, Event Coordination & Officiating-I Wear Many Hats…

Party Planning, Event Coordination & Officiating-I Wear Many Hats...

This past weekend I decided to take a break from my busy weekend schedule to stop by and show my support for TCGPWA at their Annual Easter Egg Hunt.  Many of my dedicated readers are aware that I along with many other Fort Worth Businesses sponsor the Pride Parade every year in Fort Worth, Texas.  … [Read more…]