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…]

Crazy From The Heat? Outdoor Weddings In Texas Yesterday Caused One Bride To Become Quite Sick…

Crazy From The Heat? Outdoor Weddings In Texas Yesterday Caused One Bride To Become Quite Sick...

If you are planning an outdoor wedding May, June, July or August in Texas, its essential that you plan for guests who won’t tolerate Texas Summers.  I always suggest encouraging your guests to bring their own umbrellas and over the years, this idea has made outdoor weddings far more tolerable.From the elderly to the pregnant … [Read more…]

Memorial Day Weekend Brings A Few Surprises To My Usually Perfectly Executed Orchestrated Agenda…

Memorial Day Weekend Brings A Few Surprises To My Usually Perfectly Executed Orchestrated Agenda...

Gearing up for the holiday weekend, my husband made his usual run to Lowe’s for new flags and our weekend chore list. Flags need to be in perfect condition at our home and since my husband was a bit dissatisfied with our neighbor, Adam’s flag that had been up the past five years and it … [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…]

Public Speaking, Party Planning & Religious Ceremonies…My Role As An Officiant Or Celebrant At Events…

Public Speaking, Party Planning & Religious Ceremonies...My Role As An Officiant Or Celebrant At Events...

I’ts well known that most of my life I’ve been a public speaker. What isn’t well known is that I struggled with stuttering and speech issues that were so severe that I stopped speaking for a number of years and Cindy spoke for me as children.  Our entire lives have been spent being compared to … [Read more…]