Copyright “Clues” Regarding Wedding Photos- The Client Gets Copies But The Photographer Owns The Copyrights…

Copyright "Clues" Regarding Wedding Photos- The Client Gets Copies But The Photographer Owns The Copyrights...

I’m pretty easy going with my client base through Texas Twins Events & The Pawning Planners and often use  clients photos on blogs and social media to promote my businesses. Since clients (whether they are paying or not) often want to see their photos right away- I post them on my business pages and do … [Read more…]

Funerals, Family Fights & Fun Memories? Inlaws & Outlaws Bring The Drama…

Funerals, Family Fights & Fun Memories? Inlaws & Outlaws Bring The Drama...

Some of my “most memorable memories” these past five years have been at funerals. Just as a first meeting with a new client can be unpredictable and often surprising- funerals are often more drama filled than the weddings, pawning parties, Liquidations & baby showers!  Why? Because #Cindyism “When you are the trail boss- the road … [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…]

Can Social Media And Smart Phones Prove Infidelity? Yes, Section 6.003 Texas Family Code

Can Social Media And Smart Phones Prove Infidelity? Yes, Section 6.003 Texas Family Code

If you’ve ever watched “Cheaters” then you have an idea of how your suspicious spouse will go to just about any length to prove you’re unfaithful.   Prior to Cheaters, a private eye was usually hired to prove infidelity but, today it could be as easy as seeing something suspicious on FB or discovering an … [Read more…]

Texas Marriage Laws Title 1 Chapter 2 Family Code Laws Regarding Weddings

I’m always amazed when hearing that a family “friend” went online to become ordained and failed to understand the ramifications of failing to understand that ignorance is never an adequate defense of the law. Conducting marriage is ANY state is putting the online officiant at risk of numerous complications by their failure to understand that … [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…]

Why Wendy Wortham and The Texas Twins Team Do NOT Discriminate..

Why Wendy Wortham and The Texas Twins Team Do NOT Discriminate..

Perhaps because I was raised working rather than playing like other children, the luxury of “idle hands and idle time” has never been an activity that I’ve taken part in. Don’t be sorry for hard work and perseverance were foundations that defined me, inspired me and created the compassionate person that I aspired to be … [Read more…]

Bold Personalities? The Texas Twins Are Far From Shy Baby! We Paved a Rocky Path to Help Others

Bold Personalities? The Texas Twins Are Far From Shy Baby! We Paved a Rocky Path to Help Others

Walk a mile in my shoes I’ve often told others who view my outspoken opinions or blatantly honest insights as either offensive or outrageous. My twin sister, Cindy Daniel and I earned the right to speak our minds by crawling over, under and often around any obstacle placed in our paths. Survivors aren’t shy! Spoiled? … [Read more…]

Why Reverend Wendy Wortham Follows all State & Federal Guidelines/Marriage Fraud is a Crime with a $250k Penalty

Why Reverend Wendy Wortham Follows all State & Federal Guidelines/Marriage Fraud is a Crime with a $250k Penalty

I am licensed and registered in the State of Texas as well as numerous other states to perform religious duties that including marriage. Often couples contact me to perform a marriage that I choose NOT TO as they fail to meet guidelines of the State of Texas or any other State that I’m accredited within. … [Read more…]

Perhaps We are all Stronger and More Resourceful under Stressful Conditions..

Perhaps We are all Stronger and More Resourceful under Stressful Conditions..

It has been said that a mother can move a car to save her child, I believe it. In life we often find ourselves effectively “sucker punched” when tragedy hits us-no one expects a traumatic event, domestic abuse, illness, a house fire are all unexpected events that a weakened economy only spirals the pre existing … [Read more…]