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…]

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…]

Texas Department Of Criminal Justice Stiles Unit To Tarrant County Jail- Travels of A TDCJ Approved Wedding Officiant…

Texas Department Of Criminal Justice Stiles Unit To Tarrant County Jail- Travels of A TDCJ Approved Wedding Officiant...

This week kicked off with a bang for me traveling back to TDCJ Luther Unit and then headed to TDCJ Mark Stiles Unit. It was (as usual) another long week of driving across Texas to accommodate my Clients requests for a Texas Prison Wedding Officiant.  Officiating at a Prison isn’t as remarkably different as some … [Read more…]

Children In Your Wedding? Blending Families Is Also An Opportunity To Make Stepchildren Feel Special…

Children In Your Wedding? Blending Families Is Also An Opportunity To Make Stepchildren Feel Special...

Yesterday I reviewed an email of Handwritten Vows that included the Brides 11 year old son in the ceremony.  Wedding ceremonies that blend children into the marriage give couples an opportunity to make their children feel special and loved too so I (of course) loved that Gretta had taken the time to think of her … [Read more…]

Elopement Packages For Military Members Are An Affordable Option…

Elopement Packages For Military Members Are An Affordable Option...

Elopement Packages are generally for very small wedding parties consisting of 2-10 people.  An Elopement is far less expensive and more convenient for couples who choose to skip all of the fuss and keep it simple.  I’ve driven to meet Military couples for weddings from Texas, Oklahoma & Arkansas so a wedding on the tarmac … [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…]

What If?  Why Not? And What For?  Answering Client Questions Requires Patience…

What If?  Why Not? And What For?  Answering Client Questions Requires Patience...

When you deal with the general public- you often encounter “a mixed bag of nuts.”  When you help clients with no money- that bag of mixed nuts contains more peanuts than almonds and Brazil nuts or even cashews.  The truth is that clients and prospects know far more about me than I do about them. … [Read more…]